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Traditions

It's funny how intertwined food is with certain family traditions.

For me, holiday brunch isn't the same without my mom's Bacon Brunch Casserole, a light, fluffy egg bake loaded with hickory-smoked bacon and sharp cheddar cheese.



I've been eating this casserole on Christmas mornings and at Easter brunches for as long as I can remember. And it's the first casserole my kids would eat without complaint. (Ew, Mom! Everything's touching!)

There are three things I love most about this casserole.

1) You make it the night before serving it. This gives me an excuse to take a break from wrapping Christmas gifts or putting jelly beans inside plastic Easter eggs, and also keeps me from being trapped in the kitchen Christmas and Easter morning.

2) It's fool-proof. Seriously, cube bread, combine eggs, milk, salt, pepper and dry mustard and toss it all with a pound of bacon and lots of cheddar cheese. Let it sit 8-12 hours and bake for an hour at 350. Easy peasy.

3) It…

Featured Donate a Meal recipient: The Women's Center

We've been offering the Donate a Meal option for about a year and a half now. In that time, our customers have ordered many, many hearty, wholesome meals for people in need.

Past recipients Donate a Meal recipients include Sojourner Truth House, Hope House Milwaukee and Fisher House Wisconsin. Your donated meals have fed the homeless, victims of abuse/violence and military families. 
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Our current recipient is the Women's Center, located in Waukesha, WI. 
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