Blueberry Streusel Pancakes with Blueberry Syrup


Blueberry Streusel Pancakes with Blueberry Syrup | From My Sweet Heart

Any day that I get to make blueberry pancakes is a day for celebration!

Many people associate berries with summertime.  But thanks to Driscolls, I enjoy their fresh, beautiful berries all year round.  And while I’m used to having almond & vanilla Special K with blueberries for breakfast, sometimes it’s nice to make something a bit more special.  These pancakes are bursting with blueberries, splashed with a vibrant blueberry maple syrup and sprinkled with a toasted oat and almond streusel.  …

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Strawberry Hazelnut Smoothies

Strawberry Hazelnut Smoothie | From My Sweet Heart

“MY OWN PRESCRIPTION FOR HEALTH IS LESS PAPERWORK AND MORE RUNNING BAREFOOT THROUGH THE GRASS.”  Leslie Grimutter. I’m also going to add DRINK MORE SMOOTHIES to that prescription! Everyone has their favorite smoothie concoctions.  For me, it’s the sweetness of Driscoll’s strawberries that I love.  I’ve blended them with some vanilla yogurt, hazelnut butter, and…

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Bourbon Brown Butter-scotch Pudding

Bourbon Brown Butter-scotch Pudding | From My Sweet Heart

“NEVER SPARE THE PARSON’S WINE, NOR BAKER’S PUDDING.”  Benjamin Franklin. Are you in need of some comfort? Me, too!  For those days when you just want to curl up into a ball, wishing you were a kid again, I give you an adult version of an old favorite.  This butterscotch pudding is sublime!  First of…

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Ginger Brioche Loaf with a Lemony Drizzle #Twelve Loaves

Ginger Brioche Loaf with a Lemony Drizzle | From My Sweet Heart

“HOPE SMILES FROM THE THRESHOLD OF THE YEAR TO COME, WHISPERING ‘IT WILL BE HAPPIER’…”  Alfred Lord Tennyson. I am so happy for a new year and a fresh start.  No resolutions for me this year, but I’m up for a challenge!  Kim, from Ninja Baker, is our wonderful host for Twelve Loaves this month. …

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Eggnog Streusel Muffins # Twelve Loaves

Eggnog Streusel Muffins | From My Sweet Heart

“IT’S THE MOST WONDERFUL TIME OF THE YEAR.”  Edward Pola & George Wyle. December is a month full of joyful anticipation.  Yes, there is Christmas at the end of the month.  But there are so many other things I look forward to.  The first snowfall, Christmas decorations, holiday baking …… and eggnog!  Beginning on Thanksgiving…

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Rum Glazed Sweet Potato Cakes


“SOME FOODS ARE SO COMFORTING, SO NOURISHING OF BODY AND SOUL, THAT TO EAT THEM IS TO BE HOME AGAIN AFTER A LONG JOURNEY.”  Eli Brown (author Cinnamon and Gunpowder). Let me tell you that these soft and moist little sweet potato cakes are so VERY comforting!  The warmth of cinnamon and nutmeg combined with…

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