• breakfast + brunch,  comfort food

    Huevos Rancheros Breakfast Nachos

    Nachos for breakfast?  Yes, please! It makes perfect sense, if you ask me. What could possibly be better than Huevos Rancheros Nachos first thing in the AM to get you off to a super-charged version of yourself? Actually, that’s pretty much the entire purpose of huevos rancheros, if you think about it. Historically, I mean. Traditionally served midmorning, huevos rancheros originated as a breakfast dish consisting of eggs, beans, rice, and potatoes, served with tortillas + sometimes guacamole + sometimes a sauce. It was served–you guessed it–to ranchers as the breakfast of champions. I took a delicious huevos rancheros recipe and twisted the rules a bit by converting it to…

  • breakfast + brunch,  vegetarian

    Soft Boiled Eggs with Caviar

    Breakfast in bed? Yes, please. ‘Tis the stuff dreams are made of. Who hasn’t had a fantasy about that? So simple, yet so elegant. What a statement this presentation makes! It whispers you are worth every minute of my time and every ounce of my soul. Okay, maybe that’s a bit much. But still. Look at this loveliness! Gently boil the egg and then sabotage it to expose the runny yolk. Embellish it with a dollop of crème fraîche, caviar, and a snip of chives. Then dip your toast soldiers into that golden goodness and, well, what you do with the rest of your day is up to you. About…