Lemon Ricotta Pancakes

Blueberries, Raspberries and Blackberries piled high on Lemon Ricotta Pancakes. from #dietersdownfall.com

Lemon Ricotta Pancakes made with Homemade Ricotta Cheese and Blueberry Butter topped with a Mixed Berry Compote I’ve got some EXCITING NEWS!!! But you have to wait to the bottom of the post to hear about it. (Sorry) In just awesome news, I think I’ve made my best batch of pancakes ever! I’m normally a […]

Chocolate and Walnut Bread Pudding

Cinnamon and Raisin Bread with walnuts and chocolate baked into a decadent bread pudding. from #DietersDownfall.com

Chocolate and Walnut Bread Pudding with Kahlua Cream Sauce O. M. G! This was THE dessert of the month! And my husband ate every single bite! As he was licking the bowl clean, he very strongly told me to never make this again. And then he had a second bowl! I was shocked! SHOCKED I […]

Cinnamon Raisin Bread

Warm, toasted Cinnamon Bread served with real butter. The best breakfast or snack or lunch! from #DietersDownfall.com

Chocolate and Walnut Bread Pudding – Day One – Cinnamon Raisin Bread I love the smell of cinnamon baking in the oven. In a pie, in bread, even in oatmeal. There’s just something so primal about the smell. In the fall I love to burn cinnamon candles to get the aroma through the house. You […]

Stuffed French Toast

Homemade Mixed Berry Jam stuffed into homemade bread for a delicious stuffed french toast. from #dietersdownfall.com

Stuffed French Toast – homemade bread filled with homemade mixed berry jam or nectarine jam and served with fresh berries. This stuffed french toast is the perfect for a family breakfast and it will definitely impress your parents and in-laws. It’s not difficult or time-consuming and the result is a beautiful and flavorful morning meal […]

White Bread

Fresh homemade white bread. The perfect Sandwich bread. from #dietersdownfall.com

Stuffed French Toast – Day Two – White Sandwich Bread I Love homemade bread! I think my husband loves it more… My husband committed a blogging mortal sin – he cut into this loaf BEFORE I had a chance to photograph it. I was a bit ticked off at him for it and even more […]

Pâte à Choux “Pastry Puffs”

Easy Pastry Puffs just waiting to be filled. from dietersdownfall.com

Pastry Puffs filled with Brownie Ice Cream and topped with Ganache – Day Two- Pastry Puffs My younger brother has been making pastry puffs since we were teenagers. Seriously! The boy (man) can cook! I think my grandmother taught him how to make them… Anyway, he’s been making them and filling them with homemade cream […]

Baked Strawberry French Toast

Baked French Toast is made even better with homemade Challah Bread and Strawberry Butter. from dietersdownfall.com

Baked French Toast – Putting it all together. I’m sure that you have enjoyed your bread and butter… you sure do have enough to eat now. Today we are bringing it all together for breakfast tomorrow. Yes, tomorrow… I’m sorry to say that this is an OVERNIGHT recipe. You have to make this the night […]

Challah Bread

This homemade Challah recipe makes enough for 4 loaves. Enjoy a loaf in your Baked French Toast. from dietersdownfall.com

Day Two – Challah Bread or Jewish Egg Bread, whichever you prefer. Today is the day we WORK! We are gonna get our hands dirty, our counter tops dirty, and if you are like me… your pants dirty… Baking bread is sometimes a “feared” event. I don’t claim to be any bread genius, I just follow […]