One Bowl Healthy(ish) Blueberry Banana Bread

One Bowl Healthy(ish) Blueberry Banana Bread

This one bowl blueberry banana bread is made with sour cream and oil for a super moist ‘healthier’ treat.  Bursting with blueberries, crunchy walnuts, and whole wheat flour this banana bread will become your new summer go to recipe for those cottage mornings to share with family and friends.

Classic Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Muffins

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Muffins

These Oatmeal muffins are on the healthier side, they only have 1/4 cup of sugar and the rest is filled with wholesome goodness, like milk and oats. You can easily replace the chocolate chips for nuts or leave them plain, but hey, a little dark chocolate isn’t so bad!

Overnight Cranberry French Toast; Holiday Brunch Entertaining

Overnight Cranberry French Toast

Here’s an easy overnight French toast recipe. It’s filled with festive, tart cranberries, rich spices and soft brioche bread, perfect for the holiday season.

Muffins, Large Batch, Brunch, Breakfast, Coconut, Raspberry, feeds a crowd

Raspberry Coconut Muffins

These muffins are made with plain greek yogurt, shredded coconut, and frozen berries. Then they are topped with a cinnamon crumble for a buttery crunch! A perfect snack or morning treat. 

Dutch Baby Pancake

Dutch Baby Pancake

A Dutch baby pancake is basically a cross between a crepe and a pancake if you ask me. It’s a puffed up pancake that’s baked in the oven and rises with the magic of eggs, creating a spongy popover treat that’s dusted with powdered sugar, lemon zest, fruit and syrup. This will be the easiest and most rewarding breakfast recipe you’ll ever make!

Apple Cinnamon Waffles

These waffles are simple and fun to make. They are loaded with chunks of green apples and mixed with loads of cinnamon to add a whole new waffle dimension!

Overnight Sticky Buns

Overnight Sticky Buns

These overnight sticky buns are rich, buttery, with a soft bread. They are a sticky cinnamony mess with crunchy walnuts and an absolutely must!

Farmer’s Cheese Danish

This farmer’s cheese danish will definitely become a staple! It’s simple to make and it’s the right amount of sweetness for a morning treat. The filling is light and refreshing and it pairs beautifully with the flaky, soft yet crisp pastry. Add your favourite jam or fresh fruit to make different varieties! The recipe makes two large danishes (you can freeze one for later, or share the other with a friend).

Coconut Cranberry Scones

Coconut & Cranberry Scones

These country style coconut and cranberry scones are loaded with chewy coconut and dried cranberries. They are flaky, buttery and each bite has a little crunch making them the perfect morning snack to pair with a hot cup of tea.

Homemade Pop Tarts

Homemade Pop Tarts

You’ll never buy store-bought pop tarts after making these homemade ones! These pop tarts are made with a buttery flaky pie pastry and filled with your favourite raspberry jam. Then they are slathered in a simple almond glaze icing and sprinkled with colourful sprinkles!

Wholesome Olive Oil, Banana Oat Muffins

Wholesome Olive Oil Banana Oat Muffins

Naturally sweetened with maple syrup, light & fluffy with mashed bananas, olive oil, flaked oats, & walnuts; these simple healthy wholesome olive oil, banana oat muffins are downright delicious!

Banana Blueberry Coffe Cake

Banana Blueberry Coffee Cake

This banana blueberry coffee cake is super moist and has just the right amount of sweetness. It’s filled with cinnamon, cloves, bananas and toasted pecans; that swirl throughout. This coffee cake will be your new favourite treat to enjoy with a hot cup of tea!

Zucchini Bread

Zucchini Bread

This zucchini bread is a simple and easy recipe that makes up a moist, nutty flavoured bread; perfect for a morning snack! And it makes a great way to use up garden zucchini.

Rhubarb Scones

These rhubarb scones are fluffy, light, and a little tart! The rhubarb is layered in the middle of each scone for a perfect match to a buttery, flaky scone.

Pain d’epi Bread – Wheat Stalk Bread

Pain d’épi bread, also known as the wheat stalk bread is an impressive twist on the classic French baguette. It’s beautiful and stands out as part of a table setting for any event (or for just you)!

Lemon Crepe Cake

Lemon Crepe Cake

This lemon crepe cake is pillowy and light with a zesty lemon flavour. It’s the sweetest cake to celebrate at brunch or for any special occasion.

Hot Cross Buns

How to Make Hot Cross Buns

This is a traditional hot cross bun recipe, full of spices and citrus zest! This recipe makes 9, 12, or 18 buns. You choose how big or small you like your buns to be! Watch your baking time as it will vary with the size of the buns.

Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins

Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins

This will be your staple banana chocolate chip muffin recipe! These banana muffins are super moist, light, and simple to make.

Homemade Bagels

Homemade Bagels

Homemade bagels are fun to make yourself. They are soft, chewy and make the perfect homemade treat for breakfast. Custom make your own variety of flavours by changing the toppings.

Alie Romano



I'm a professional baker, recipe developer & photographer behind Baking For Friends. I specialize in classic & comforting baking. I hope you enjoy the recipes & find inspiration of your own to bring your family & friends together over home-cooked food!

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