Family Friendly Recipes

Category: Breakfast/Brunch

Spanish Potato Omelet (Tortilla Española)

Spanish Potato Omelet (Tortilla Española)

Spanish Potato Omelet (Tortilla Española) In, 2002, I went with a group of co-workers to Cafe Iberico (Spanish Tapas) in downtown Chicago. Tortilla Española (Spanish Potato Omelet) was one of the dishes that we had.  It was so good that I started to make it […]

Italian Chicken Quesadilla

Italian Chicken Quesadilla

Italian Chicken Quesadilla Italian Chicken Quesadilla is a great twist on a regular quesadilla.  This is a perfect meal for lunch or dinner or a late night snack. I did two separate versions.  Made this once with the Chicken and then made it a second […]

Bread Pudding

Bread Pudding

Bread Pudding (2 Ways) Wow!  It is -11 degrees Fahrenheit here.  -29 with the windchill.  Brr!  It’s hard not to look for something warm to eat in this kind of weather. My Mother used to make WW’s Baked Cup Custard which she would occasionally turn […]

Mushroom Crêpes

Mushroom Crêpes

Mushroom Crêpes Mushroom Crêpes make a wonderful and satisfying brunch dish for the weekend.  The filling is made from a flavorful Mushroom Duxelles recipe mixed with cream cheese.  The crêpes can be made from scratch (recipe below) or store bought. Once the crêpes are filled […]

Sausage Roll

Sausage Roll

Sausage Roll I have been trying to get creative and using what I have on hand admist the Covid-19 stay at home restrictions.  Plus I am trying to clean out the freezer for some other options to purchase. I had a package of puff pastry, […]

Crêpes Suzette

Crêpes Suzette

Crêpes Suzette Looking for something special to make for a romantic brunch for Valentine’s Day Weekend?  Try my Crêpes Suzette. Crêpes are easy to make and you really don’t need a fancy crêpe pan.  A good non-stick pan is just fine.  Honestly, if you are […]

Baked French Toast with Praline Topping

Baked French Toast with Praline Topping

Baked French Toast with Praline Topping Credit:  Original Recipe:  Kay Reynolds, Raynard House Bed & Breakfast, Waverly, PA Revised:  Angela Dellutri Sometimes you have to give credit where credit is due.  I found this Baked French Toast with Praline Topping recipe about 10 years ago […]

Quiche Florentine

Quiche Florentine

Quiche Florentine I think Quiche is probably my favorite dish to make for brunch. Truthfully, Quiche is perfect for any meal.  Pair it up with a salad and you have a great late night dinner.  Quiches are very versatile and you can change up the […]

Savory Cream Cheese Spreads / Schmear

Savory Cream Cheese Spreads / Schmear

Savory Cream Cheese Spreads / Schmear Schmear is defined as anything that can be spread (usually a fat or butter).  Typically, this refers to a cream cheese spread for a bagel.  This posting is for Savory Cream Cheese Spreads/Schmear.  I will post another one for […]

Bubble and Squeak

Bubble and Squeak

Bubble and Squeak We started making Bubble and Squeak at our house after watching an episode of “The Frugal Gourmet” back in the 1980’s.  Bubble and Squeak is a classic English dish.   The earliest-known recipe was in Mrs. Rundell’s, “A New System of Domestic Cookery” […]


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