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Pumpkin Spice Pancakes

Pumpkin Spice Pancakes

Well I hate to say it but fall is officially here, and we better make the most of it by taking advantage of the season’s delicious root vegetables. Although this one came from a box, so does that really count as seasonal? At least it tastes like fall…

We picked up a box of pumpkin spice pancake mix from Trader Joe’s a little while ago, and have been waiting for an excuse to cook them. So while I was waiting for Kate to wake up the other day, I whipped up a batch of these pumpkin pancakes for us.

First off I was a bit dismayed that I actually had to venture out of my apartment and get milk to make them. I’ve been spoiled by Snoqualmie Falls Lodge pancake mix, which is very yummy and only needs water.

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Perfect Egg Sandwiches with Avocado

Perfect Egg Sandwiches with Avocado

In Portland, it seems there’s always a rush for breakfast – even at the mediocre spots. So if it’s after 10 and we want breakfast, we’ve been getting in the habit of making it ourselves.

Egg sandwiches are a delicious way to whip up a quick breakfast, and can usually be made with what you have on hand. Best of all, they really cut through a hangover ;) .

Egg sandwiches with Avocado

15 minutes start to finish – Serves 2

  • 4 eggs
  • 4 pieces of bread
  • 2 pieces swiss cheese
  • Half an avocado
  • Seasoning to taste

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