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Easy Banana Spinach Protein Smoothie

Easy Banana Spinach Protein Smoothie

No excuses for skipping breakfast! This healthy, homemade Easy Banana Spinach Protein Smoothie recipe takes minutes to make and will keep you full until lunch. It’s a great option to refuel post-workout, too! Breakfast is my favorite meal of the day, but I’m...

Mini Spinach Quiche

Mini Spinach Quiche

Make Easter brunch easy with this recipe for simple and delicious Mini Spinach Quiche! I don’t know about you but Easter sneaks up on me every single year. It’s the rotating date thing. Sometimes it’s in March and sometimes it’s in April, so without a constant date to...

Grand Orange Mimosa Recipe

Grand Orange Mimosa Recipe

Just say no to plain boring mimosas! We created this Grand Orange Mimosa recipe with freshly squeezed orange juice and Grand Marnier to transform an ordinary mimosa into an outstanding one. A traditional mimosa can be kind of boring. They are good and all,...

Carrot Cake Cheesecake Bars

Carrot Cake Cheesecake Bars

Looking for a mouthwatering dessert that feeds a crowd with ease? Your search is over.  Make a pan of Carrot Cake Cheesecake Bars and watch them disappear. Spring is just around the corner and that means that it's carrot cake season! Although, isn't it...

Easy Apple Cream Cheese Danish

Easy Apple Cream Cheese Danish

No need to mess with bread dough for this impressive breakfast pastry! This Easy Apple Cream Cheese Danish is made with packaged crescent rolls making it a snap to get on the table. Apple anything is always a hit with my family and friends so it's always apple season...

Buffalo Chicken Potato Skins

Buffalo Chicken Potato Skins

Calling all Buffalo Chicken lovers! These Buffalo Chicken Potato Skins taste so good, you'll never order them at a restaurant again.  What is it that about buffalo sauce makes me love all things buffalo? Is it the rich spicy sauce with subtle heat? Is it the cheesy...

DIY Bloody Mary Bar

DIY Bloody Mary Bar

All weekend brunches should include a Bloody Mary made from scratch. Set up this easy DIY Bloody Mary Bar and let your guests serve themselves! Bloody Marys. Either you love them or you hate them. I LOVE them and kinda believe that brunch and Bloody Marys were made...

Dark Chocolate Cherry Scones

Dark Chocolate Cherry Scones

Are these Dark Chocolate Cherry Scones breakfast or dessert? Who cares! Pop a batch in the freezer so you can enjoy them whenever the craving strikes! Chocolate for breakfast? Yes, please! I fully admit that I went a little overboard with these Dark Chocolate Cherry...

Easy Parmesan Pinwheels

Easy Parmesan Pinwheels

 Don't let the short ingredient list fool you. These Easy Parmesan Pinwheels are packed with flavor and are a great addition to your party menu. Super Bowl weekend is finally here and the entire state of Minnesota is ready to host the big party. Appetizers...

Raspberry and Cream Baked Steel Cut Oatmeal

Raspberry and Cream Baked Steel Cut Oatmeal

This one is for all the berry lovers out there. This Raspberry and Cream Baked Steel Cut Oatmeal is a great way to start any day. Steel cut oatmeal holds a special place in my heart. I used to think of oatmeal as boring and mushy, that is until I had steel cut oats on...

Lemon Artichoke Dip Recipe

Lemon Artichoke Dip Recipe

Can there ever be enough versions of a classic? This Lemon Artichoke Dip recipe is a light and bright spin on the typical party favorite.   Winter, spring, summer or fall, this Lemon Artichoke Dip recipe is always in season. There are some recipes that...

Slow Cooker Steel Cut Oatmeal with Bananas

Slow Cooker Steel Cut Oatmeal with Bananas

A warm, make-ahead breakfast with just a few minutes of prep? Yes, it's possible thanks to this recipe for Slow Cooker Steel Cut Oatmeal with Bananas. Last week’s cold snap reminded me how much I love warm breakfasts. Truthfully any type of hot food was welcome during...

Homemade Taco Snack Mix Recipe

Homemade Taco Snack Mix Recipe

You can’t lose with a big bowl of this Homemade Taco Snack Mix at your next game day party! Any football fans out there? We’re celebrating a huge event in the Twin Cities this year: Super Bowl LII! I never knew what a party-like atmosphere the event commands, but...

Blueberry Martini Recipe

Blueberry Martini Recipe

It's no secret that we love elderflower liqueur here on Garnish with Lemon, but this Blueberry Martini recipe might be one of my favorite ways to drink it! Elderflower liqueur? What's that? It's a question I get frequently because when we have people over, you...

Bacon, Tomato and Cheese Strata

Bacon, Tomato and Cheese Strata

Don't stress about breakfast when you have overnight guests! This make-ahead Bacon, Tomato and Cheese Strata makes brunch easy! Breakfast on long holiday weekends is something I really look forward to. After eating on the run during the week, I appreciate being able...