Overnight French Toast Bake

It’s no surprise we love breakfast recipes. I mean, we love them so much we have breakfast for dinner every Wednesday night. We usually do some variation of pancakes, waffles or French Toast because the kids love all of them. Usually, my husband makes dinner on Wednesdays, but last week, he had to work late, […]

Overnight Cinnamon Roll French Toast Bake

Can’t decide between cinnamon rolls and french toast for breakfast?  Now you don’t have to with my Overnight Cinnamon Roll French Toast Bake!  Super-easy to make, using frozen cinnamon rolls, this overnight dish is perfect for company or anytime you want to treat your family to a delicious breakfast or brunch! During the holidays, I […]

Ham N Cheese Strata

I can’t remember the first time I had today’s recipe, but I know it was several years ago. It may have been at a church function or baby shower, but a lady from my ward named Kathy, made it, and I instantly fell in love. I knew I needed the recipe for this Ham n […]

Baked Cheddar Eggs & Potatoes

Breakfast is my favorite meal, but we hardly have it for breakfast. Yes, we are usually the oatmeal and cold cereal type of people, but if we had our way we’d have plenty of time in the morning to make a nice, hearty breakfast. Unfortunately, with 5 (almost 6) kids it’s hard and we find […]

Swedish Pancakes Recipe

Have you guys ever tried Swedish pancakes before? Let me preface by saying we are NOT talking about crepes. These are Swedish Pancakes. I learned there is a BIG difference when I married into a Swede family. 🙂 What’s great is we have these for dinner all the time (not just breakfast), and they are sooo good, especially […]

French Toast Bake

I’ve blogged before about my love of breakfast foods. I could eat it any time of the day, and it’s fairly common to come over to the Merkley home on an evening and find us eating French Toast or Pancakes. Breakfast recipes are just that great! I feel like we don’t get to eat them […]

Cinnamon Rolls

Our ALL-TIME Favorite Cinnamon Roll recipe – these rolls are so soft and gooey and always get rave reviews with anyone who tries them. Don’t miss a thing – Sign up for the Lil’ Luna Newsletter today! My mom is a wonderful cook and baker. Pretty much everything she makes is delicious, but there are […]

Spudnut Cinnamon Rolls

Soft and delicious Spudnut Cinnamon Rolls filled with cinnamon & sugar and mashed potatoes and topped with a delicious glaze. Don’t miss a thing – Sign up for the Lil’ Luna Newsletter today! My mom is known for many things – her kindness, her Mexican food, her huge beautiful smile, her amazing daughters (ha!), but […]

Best Mini Cinnamon Rolls

I don’t know about you, but I absolutely adore cinnamon rolls! We make them for special occasions and they’re always the first thing to disappear. These are perfect for parties because they make two dozen bite-size rolls. Think gooey finger-food. They only require a few extra minutes of prep work (you’ll use a pizza cutter to […]

Cinnamon Cream Cheese Roll Ups

Delicious Cinnamon Cream Cheese Roll-Ups – a simple and yummy breakfast treat. White bread flattened and rolled with a cream cheese and powdered sugar mixture, dipped in butter, cinnamon, and sugar! Don’t miss a thing – Sign up for the Lil’ Luna Newsletter today! My family eats a ton of cereal. I admit that in […]

Strawberries and Cream Pancakes

Who else is excited for spring? It has been such a long and hard winter for me this year, and I am really looking forward to sunshine, fresh fruits and vegetables, and not having to bundle up everywhere I go. These strawberries and cream pancakes are perfect for celebrating spring! They’re bursting with strawberry flavor and topped […]

Nutella Cinnamon Rolls

Soft and delicious Nutella Cinnamon Rolls!! These delicious rolls are filled with Nutella and topped with an amazing glaze. Don’t miss a thing – Sign up for the Lil’ Luna Newsletter today! Hey friends! Remember me? We’ve had a little recess from Tried and True, but Im back and very excited to share with you a […]

Slow Cooker Hash Brown Casserole

Don’t miss a thing – Sign up for the Lil’ Luna Newsletter today! Potluck, Easter brunch or just your typical Sunday Breakfast, this Slow Cooker Hash Brown Casserole is easy, delicious and a family favorite! The days are getting longer and it’s getting harder and harder for me to stay indoors and want to cook.  Although […]

Cheesy Breakfast Casserole

Don’t miss a thing – Sign up for the Lil’ Luna Newsletter today! OH man, I love breakfast! I’ve talked about this many times before, but our family loves to enjoy breakfast for dinner at least once a week. That is because our mornings are usually so crazy and rushed that we rarely have time […]

One Hour Cinnamon Rolls

Delicious One Hour Cinnamon Rolls with cream cheese frosting. These rolls are super soft and take no time making them irresistible! Don’t miss a thing – Sign up for the Lil’ Luna Newsletter today! My entire family is OBSESSED with Cinnamon Rolls. It’s probably because my mom has been making them for as long as […]

Cinnamon Roll Waffles

Don’t miss a thing – Sign up for the Lil’ Luna Newsletter today! If you love breakfast foods like I do, this recipe is for you! Two of my absolute favorite breakfasts combine in these amazingly delicious cinnamon roll waffles. They’re crisp, buttery, tender waffles, topped with an amazing combination of sweetened cream cheese and […]

30+ Breakfast Casserole Recipes

Are you guys all ready for Christmas?? I wish I could say I was, but at least the end is in sight and we probably have just one last night of wrapping presents and running a few more errands. Today, I went and picked up my grocery load for all the cooking and baking that […]

Breakfast Ring

We go through a lot of effort to find the best recipes and ideas to share on this site. Some are totally made up from my head and others are inspired by other recipes we have had over the years or have seen in magazines and such. My mom and sisters come over once every […]

Cheesy Farmer’s Strata

Have I confessed my love for breakfast food on here yet?? I’m guessing I have, because it’s seems almost impossible for me to have not made this claim in the last 6.5 years since I started blogging. You see, I LOVE breakfast food. It’s my favorite and I can have it morning, lunch and dinner […]

Christmas Pancakes

Hi, it’s me Lily again. Do you like Snowman? And do you like Pancakes?? If so, this is the perfect breakfast recipe to make this month. They are Snowman Pancakes, and we made them recently and everyone loved them. In fact, we had them for dinner!! We have breakfast for dinner all the time, but […]

French Toast Muffins

I’m kind of obsessed with breakfast and brunch, and thankfully my family is too! We especially love getting creative with French Toast, these little muffins were such a huge hit. They were a cinch to make and could easily be prepped the night before, refrigerated overnight and then baked in the morning. These would be perfect […]

Eggnog French Toast

Hello blog world! November and December have got to be the two months with the most recipe searches on Pinterest and Google. Everyone is looking for delicious recipes to use for their holiday gatherings. Some of you may even have family or friends staying with you as you celebrate his special season. If so, I […]

Pumpkin Cinnamon Roll Cake

Don’t hate me! Today’s recipe is one of those recipes that will become an ALL-TIME favorite!!! Let’s just say the whole pan was gone in a matter of minutes and everyone was asking for more. 😉 You may think it’s too early to be thinking about PUMPKIN, but I’m sorry to tell you that fall […]

Cinnamon Sugar Quick Bread

If you love snickerdoodles, this bread is for you!  The wonderful flavors of cinnamon and sugar swirled into a moist, delicious no-yeast batter and baked to perfection.  Amazing for breakfast and goes great with your morning coffee or tea! Cinnamon toast was one of my all-time favorite snacks as a kid.  To this day the […]