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Citrus Cranberry Muffin Recipe | Brunch ideas, entertaining tips, party recipes and more from @cydconverse

Citrus Cranberry Muffins

These delicious citrus cranberry muffins were created as part of our kid-approved holiday brunch menu. You can bake these the night before to make morning prep a cinch, plus they’re as wholesome as they are tasty! Click here for the recipe! [Recipe, styling + art direction by Cyd Converse | Photo by Alice G. Patterson for The Sweetest …

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Mini Asparagus Frittatas from @cydconverse

Mini Asparagus Frittatas

While big Easter dinners were typically how we celebrated as a family when I was a kid, I have to admit that I’ve become a bigger fan of Easter brunch as an adult. Maybe because I’m just a sucker for brunch in general? And the fact that a holiday brunch makes day drinking (you know, …

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Chocolate Cake Waffles

Chocolate Cake Waffles

As a kid I had zero interest in savory breakfast foods. Now I’m an egg lover through and through, but as a kid I always opted for big fat Belgian waffles covered in a heap of fresh fruit whenever we ate out. All to say, despite my current obsession with poached eggs and eggs in …

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From the Kitchen: Million Dollar Bacon

Million Dollar Bacon

Ok, guys. Things are about to get weird around here. Your resident vegetarian is about to break down a bacon recipe for you. It’s whatever. This is real life and in real life I share my house with meat-loving boys who graciously accommodate my veggie-eating ways so long as they get the occasional big fat dose of meat. Truth be told, this one isn’t an original. B and I saw this so-called Million Dollar Bacon (I think I’ve also seen it called Millionaire Bacon) on one of those shows we watch religiously. Was it Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives? Probably. At any rate, that was months ago and this weekend the inspiration struck to recreate it for our Sunday morning brunch based on whatever rough description they gave in the show. In short, it’s bacon that sweet with a little heat and it’s a new fan favorite around here.

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A Holiday Brunch Menu

A Festive Holiday Brunch Menu

Have I mentioned how much I love brunch? It’s kind of the most perfect meal in the whole entire universe if you ask me. There’s something about waking up late, lounging over coffee and then chowing down on delicious food. Add in a gaggle of friends and an abundance of good conversation and you’ve got …

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Lemon Ricotta Doughnuts

Lately I’ve had a slight obsession with wanting to make homemade doughnuts and bagels for the first time. I mean, talk about cold weather comfort food! Bagels straight from the oven? Perfectly sugared mini doughnuts? Now that’s some kind of heaven. So in a nutshell, you can expect that I’ll be trying these lemon ricotta …

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