Build Your Own Yogurt Parfait Bar

I have been seeing all kinds of fun food party themes on pinterest lately. So, when I was asked to help plan the Easter hospitality table at church, my mind started reeling! I couldn’t sleep- the possibilities just kept running through my little head! When we finally came up with the plan of creating a […]

Southern Blackberry Cobbler Protein Pancakes

Alright, so if you know me at all, you know I LOVE a pancake. Breakfast is my absolute favorite meal any time of the day. Unfortunately, my attempt at living a healthy lifestyle (not a diet) does not include those fluffy clouds of buttermilk goodness on a daily basis. Oh well, that just makes it […]

Pumpkin Swirl Coffee Cake: Bring on Fall!

It is officially the first week of Fall and the weather in Dallas is ABSOLUTELY beautiful! Fall is my absolute favorite season, which is why I chose to get married this time last year! I love the cooler weather (that lasts about 2 weeks in Dallas), the warmth of coffee, the comfort of pumpkin and […]

I love a pancake.

While on vacation I had the opportunity to persuade my husband, Jared, to take me to not only one, but TWO breakfast places. I don’t know how to even begin to explain to you my love for breakfast food, breakfast restaurants, the smell of breakfast, the food items involved in breakfast. Breakfast is my favorite […]

Refrigerator Oatmeal: super healthy & super yummy!

Oatmeal is my favorite staple. I eat it at least 5 days a week, sometimes more than once a day. I love when we have nothing to eat for dinner, because that means I get to eat oatmeal! I know…it’s probably that breakfast food obsession I have. My latest oatmeal discovery is Quaker’s Perfect Portions. […]

Ellen’s Southern Kitchen: restaurant review

If you know anything about me, you know that I love breakfast food. I will eat oatmeal, eggs, bacon, toast, pancakes, etc., ¬†any time of the day. I am especially particular about my pancakes though. I’ve tried many a pancake so I know the good from the bad, the elite from the ordinary. Now this […]