Breakfast, family, Fruit, Uncategorized


What is bliss?

Bliss is having Monday’s off.  Bliss is having not only Monday off but Tuesday as well!  Four whole days of sleeping in, being lazy, and eating great food.

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Oh yeah and dealing with a kid that has strep throat.  I forgot about that little set back, but let’s not let that ruin the bliss mmkay??

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What is bliss?  In my house it is all of the above with a great breakfast included.  I love food.  I love to eat.  I love to cook.  I love to try new recipes.  So my bliss is……

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Lemon Ricotta Pancakes w/ blueberry sauce

  • Grated zest and juice of 1 lemon
  • 1/4 c ricotta cheese
  • 1/4c + 1T  milk
  • 1 packet stevia
  • 1 T unsweetened applesauce
  • 1 eggs white
  • 1/4 c whole wheat flour
  • 1/2 t baking powder
  • 1/4 t baking soda


In a large bowl, whisk together the lemon zest and juice, ricotta, milk, applesauce, and egg. In a medium bowl, mix together the flour, sweetener, baking powder, and baking soda. Add the flour mixture to the ricotta mixture and mix until combined. The batter will be slightly lumpy.  Cook on preheated griddle until cooked through.  Makes three small pancakes.

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Blueberry sauce

  • 1/4c frozen blueberries
  • 2T water
  • 1T cornstarch

Mix the cornstarch and water together.  Add the blueberries and water mixture to a small saucepan and heat over medium heat until thickened.  Serve on top of pancakes.

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Mmmmmmm, now that my friends is bliss.  Now pardon me while I go peel my child away from the table.  He is trying to make up for missed meals all in one day!

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