Hi! I am just stopping by for a quick second to share this guest post I did for Christian Camp Pro! Link: What's For Dinner??This is a blog post about food planning for a reunion, retreat, or even a party in your home. Just some practical tips and some of my favorite recipes we have served at our family reunion!What a blessing it was to join Old … [Read more...] about Guest Post For Christian Camp Pro!
Breakfast and Brunch
When Abby shared some of her favorite things of fall, I knew it was time for me to put a pot of apples on the stove. Apples are plentiful this time of year in the United States. Not only are they available at farmers markets but even the grocery stores are selling from new crops.Cooked apples compliment a breakfast casserole, work perfectly as a brunch side dish, or … [Read more...] about Autumn’s Best Cooked Apples
Who doesn't love fall? If you don't, you can just leaf! Okay, that pun was not my best. But let's be honest, fall is arguably the best time of year. It's finally cool enough to wear those cute sweaters, drink pumpkin lattes, and light cinnamon bun candles in every room!My nephew, Destin, just had his first birthday a few weeks ago, so my mom and I drove all the way to … [Read more...] about Pumpkin Muffins and the Pumpkin Patch
Last week I was blessed and privileged to spend a few "retreat" days with ten incredible women of God. These women have all been called by God to serve in the ministry of Community Bible Study and it was so evident to me that they each walk closely with God. Wow, did we have an awesome experience!It should be no surprise that I came home with RECIPES! I mean really … [Read more...] about Sausage and Cheese Biscuit Cups
I make a lot of food that never makes it to my blog. Not that it is all terrible (although sometimes it is!) but I only want to blog the recipes that are terrific!!Our blueberry bush produced a lot of beautiful berries this year. I am so grateful to have them in the freezer now. But if you don't have a freezer full, the grocery stores still have nice berries for this … [Read more...] about Lemon Blueberry Coffee Cake – Got Blueberries?
From a recent visit to our friends in Sewanee we came away with armloads of fresh out-of-their-garden produce!We don't have a garden this year and the summer's bounty was such a lovely gift! I did the usual cucumber and onion salad, a luscious southern squash casserole, and then a super vegetable stir fry. But, if you have been with me on My Daily Bread for very long … [Read more...] about Summer’s Bounty Quiche
I have been MIA from my blog for almost a month! Yikes! I am so sorry. But the good part for me is that this summer we have spent time with almost all of our children, grandchildren, and one great-grandson! We have only missed seeing one granddaughter (miss you Abbey) and one darling little great-granddaughter, who we will see this fall. This has been quite exciting for us … [Read more...] about Baked Blueberry Cream French Toast
Here is the problem ... these pictures don't do these sticky biscuits justice. I have tried on several occasions to take just the right picture to make you want to pluck the biscuit right off the page and gobble it up. Well, let me back up ....Last spring I was at a Community Bible Study leadership retreat at a beautiful conference center in middle Tennessee called … [Read more...] about Sticky Biscuits
My step-son Bryan was coming for a visit and he sent me a picture of a mile-high biscuit from a restaurant in California, commenting about the "best biscuit" he ever ate. To a slightly competitive cook that was basically throwing down the gauntlet!Whenever the kids come home the Chief's biscuits and gravy are always on the breakfast menu. My Chief gravy maker use to make … [Read more...] about Buttermilk Biscuits & The Chief’s Legendary Gravy
Summer weekends and holidays are often times filled with family and friends visiting. Today I am highlighting a few of my favorite breakfast recipes I enjoy making when we have company.I always start with this Praline French Toast. This is a very simple recipe and your family and friends will flip over it. This makes a fairly sweet dish so you may want to serve … [Read more...] about Summer Weekend and Holiday Breakfast Ideas
I am having fun taking a look back at some of my favorite and most viewed recipes. If you are a new reader I hope you are enjoying these recipes as well. If you have been with me from the beginning … maybe some of these recipes have become your favorites too!When I was an innkeeper at Walnut Grove Bed and Breakfast I found this recipe for Overnight Egg, Sausage and Cheese … [Read more...] about Eggs, Buns and Muffins Popular Recipes
In 2004 the Chief and I bought this lovely home to run as a bed and breakfast. In the 3 years that followed we hosted over 1,000 men, women (and a few children!) at our breakfast table.In this 174-year-old home antebellum home, Mother's Day was an extra-special day because we treated the mothers staying with us to breakfast in bed!This room was our Black Walnut … [Read more...] about Breakfast In Bed For Mom? Praline French Toast! Yes Ma’am!
Pretty much every Thursday I make breakfast food for dinner. It is that time of the week where I am out of ideas, just plain tired, or I am hungry for a breakfast that doesn't begin and end with oatmeal.This past week I knew I had eggs, cheese, a little bit of leftover bacon, and a cup of (leftover) turkey sausage. In my freezer I had some Pillsbury frozen biscuits. … [Read more...] about Bacon, Egg & Biscuit Casserole / Breakfast, Brunch or Dinner / John 21:12
Happy Friday! I took this picture last year when visiting family in California. When I read this scripture from Ephesians this morning I thought of the prickly cactus that can represent the hurtful things in our life like bitterness, anger and wrath. But the little yellow bloom reminds me the Apostle Paul tells us to reverse anger with forgiveness, loving kindness and … [Read more...] about Blueberry Puff Pastry, Broccoli Straws Breakfast Quiche, Soul Food Ephesians 4:31
Today is Maundy Thursday. It is the Christian holy day, falling on the Thursday before Easter. It commemorates the Maundy and Last Supper of Jesus Christ with the Apostles as described in the Canonical gospels."And Jesus going up to Jerusalem took the twelve disciples apart in the way, and said unto them, Behold, we go up to Jerusalem; and the Son of man shall be betrayed … [Read more...] about Maundy Thursday