Vegan banana bread french toast, two ways

It’s 5AM and it’s snowing, again. Banana nut bread easy And I’m far less excited than I thought I would be considering I stayed up until 9PM last night (I haven’t stayed up past 8 since we got back) (!!!!!), checking the radar every five minutes to ensure that the snow was, indeed, creeping our way. I promised about a half dozen of you (and a few of my real-life pals) that last night would be the night I’d finally start watching that British baking show everyone has been raving about, but I regret to inform you I was so focused on keeping my eyes open until 9PM that watching a show on the thing that puts me to sleep wasn’t an option. Easy moist banana bread I did, however, manage to put the finishing touches on a dark chocolate + coconut peppermint patty recipe (!) and I finally found time to put away the laundry that had been hanging on the drying rack for a solid four days before Thom decided to do his and throw mine all over the bed, forcing me to be a responsible human and hang it in the closet (though I contemplated being an irresponsible human and throwing it all in a pile on the floor).

4 banana bread recipe So I’d say it was a semi-successful evening, regardless of that promise being broken.

I’m happy to report that Thom is, as you gathered from above, well enough to do his own laundry (thanks for all the well wishes, by the way). Easy quick banana bread And leave the house to go sit in big, dark rooms and watch new movie releases from the comfort of an oversized recliner. How to make banana bread from scratch He says it’s to give me space but you and I both know it’s because the dude is going batshit crazy with me incessantly interrupting games of Fallout 3 (or worse, afternoon naps) to take his temperature and make sure he guzzles an entire glass of water. Which probably seems a tad overbearing but, in my defense, dengue is no joke. Banana bread best recipe And since recovery depends on how well you support the body while it’s infected, I kind of feel like it’s my responsibility to ensure his body is getting everything it needs to kick this thing and kick it for good. Banana bread recipe 2 bananas And while it is a lot of pressure – so much pressure that I’ve lost sleep and my appetite and maybe a little sliver of my sanity – I’d do it for the rest of my life, if I had to. How to make banana bread moist Partly because I know he’d do it for me, but mostly because my Oma taught me that that’s what you do when people you love get sick. Best banana nut bread You take one for the team and go above and beyond and try like hell to minimize their pain, even if it means you’re going to be an unrecognizable version of yourself, for a little while.

And then, if you’re me, you also make them what appears to be a special breakfast and force them to put on a nice shirt and eat it at the table so you can – wait for it – get photos for your blog (insert flushed-face emoji). Classic banana bread recipe Not my proudest moment but it’s not like he was met with semi-gelatinous chia pudding or boring lazy lady porridge (both of which I love, FYI), so I don’t feel too bad. Healthy banana nut bread Besides, since Thom’s a veteran and today is Veteran’s Day (and I need to dig myself out of that hole that appeared to be filled with ulterior motives), I’m going to make him banana bread French toast and let him eat it from the comfort of our bed. Yummy banana bread recipe And I’m not going to give any shits about the possibility of syrup stains all over our clean sheets.

Notes: To use cold almondmilk, straight from the fridge, swap the coconut oil with your favorite neutral-flavored oil. Simple banana nut bread If you try to use cold almondmilk and coconut oil, it’ll cause the oil to harden and you’ll have to start all over. Oatmeal banana bread Which isn’t fun. Bread banana I prefer the banana mixture when making banana bread French toast, but if you want something that’s not overly banana flavored, go with the flour mixture option (which is especially handy if you’re not using banana bread to make the French toast). Banana bread recipe simple This French toast is perfectly crisp on the outside and cakey on the inside, but if you prefer French toast that’s on the dry, less cakey side, use bread that’s at least few days old and cut the pieces into 1/4-1/2? thick slices. Banana bread moist recipe You can also make banana bread waffles in your waffle maker, if you’re into that sort of thing.

PS – If you’re looking at this post and thinking BUT ASHLAE. Simply recipes banana bread RASPBERRIES AREN’T IN SEASON. Banana bread best Driscoll’s raspberries actually have a second peak season in October + November which means I’ll be eating alllllll the fresh raspberries until the end of the month. Blueberry banana bread And you should, too.

PPS – Because refrigerators vary in coolness, I figured out the temperature your fridge needs to be to produce perfect coconut whipped cream (and have added the proper notes to the original post).

This post is sponsored by Califia Farms, maker of my favorite non-GMO almondmilk (amongst other delicious beverages). Easy recipe banana bread All opinions are my own, and I think Califia rules.

1/2 cup (115g) Califia farms unsweetened vanilla almondmilk, room temperature

3/4 cup (170g) Califia Farms unsweetened vanilla almondmilk, room temperature

1 loaf banana nut brea d (minus the nuts), sliced about 1? thick

Option 1: In a small mixing bowl, use the back of a fork to mash the heck out of the banana until very few clumps remain (this will take a few minutes), then mix in the flax meal and cinnamon. Best easy banana bread recipe Stir in the coconut oil followed by the almond milk, and mix just until combined. Quick easy banana bread Set aside.

Option 2: In a small mixing bowl, whisk together the flour, flax meal, sugar, and cinnamon. Chocolate chip banana bread recipe Create a well in the center and pour in the oil and half of the almondmilk and whisk until no clumps remain. Banana bread healthy Stir in remaining almondmilk. Sugarless banana bread Set aside.

Heat a large skillet or griddle over medium-low heat. Banana bread simple Line the banana bread slices up on a cutting board, large baking sheet, or other flat surface lined with parchment paper. Super moist banana bread Spoon about one teaspoon of the mixture (banana or flour, whichever you’re using) over the back of each piece of banana bread and spread to cover the surface, making sure not to let it run down the sides. Recipe of banana bread Flip the slices of banana bread and repeat the spreading process. I need a recipe for banana bread Spray the preheated pan with oil and line with as many pieces of soaked banana bread as will fit. 3 banana bread recipe Cook on each side for 2-3 minutes then transfer to a wire rack. Low fat banana bread recipe If cooking the banana bread french toast in small batches, line a baking sheet with a wire rack and place it inside a 200?F oven. Banana bread loaf recipe As the pieces finish cooking, put them in the oven to keep warm.

When you’re ready to serve, pile the pieces with a spoonful of coconut whipped cream, and a combination of sliced bananas, raspberries, shaved chocolate, pecan pieces, flaked coconut, and/or pure maple syrup. Low calorie banana bread recipe And any other toppings your belly desires.

A banana bread french toast eaten from the comfort of ones bed sounds pretty darn special to me! You have one lucky veteran to hang out with today 🙂 But of course, he deserves it! I think I’d go with option 1 for this. Banana blueberry bread I’ve made French toast out of banana bread before but never with extra mashed banana on top! Annnnd it’s baked! Really loving the sounds of this friend. Yummy banana bread So good!

The french toast looks awesome. Simple banana nut bread recipe What strikes me the most is the way you capture the amazing light in your home. Small banana bread recipe Glad Thom is on the mend and outta the house! Thank you Ashlae!

I don’t know how I missed that Thom has dengue. Easy recipe for banana nut bread I got it a couple of years ago while I was in Thailand and it was by far the most awful I’ve ever felt in my life. Banana nut bread easy recipe I had it for five weeks and I only wish I had someone as good as you around to take care of me! Good job on pushing fluids and keeping a close eye on his condition. How to make banana bread recipe Both of those will be key to his recovery but you obviously know that by now. Banana bread simply recipes Here’s to a speedy recovery, Veterans Day, and this delicious French toast. Bake banana bread I’ve got a few bananas rotting on the counter so take a guess at what I’ll be doing this weekend. Easy banana bread recipes moist 🙂 xx

Reply kathryn @ The Scratch Artist 11 November 2015 at 4:43 PM

First, I am so glad Thom is feeling better. Extra moist banana bread That must have been really scary. Healthy banana nut bread recipe I am just like you. Easy banana bread recipe 2 bananas When someone I love isn’t well I go into overdrive, it’s exhausting and stressful and pretty horrible, but I don’t know any other way…

Second, banana bread french toast! GENIUSSSSS! I have to do this ASAP.

Third, whenever I am too lazy to fold laundry I always throw it on the bed. Tasty banana bread recipe That way I “can’t” go to bed without folding it. Baking banana bread Great minds think alike I guess haha!

I’ve been staying in temporary accommodation (holler, Airbnb!) for the past few months while travelling, and I am SO excited to get into a kitchen I can bake in. Easy way to make banana bread This recipe has gone to the top of my list, tied for first place with chocolate chip cookies.

I drove to three different grocery stores last night in search of ripe bananas. The best banana nut bread Thankfully I found some but they did need a little extra help from the oven (have you used that trick?). 5 banana bread recipe Honestly, I almost like oven ripened bananas better than naturally ripened. Traditional banana bread recipe No wait time and no nats. Light banana bread recipe Anyway! I made a double batch of your banana bread and it is mere hours away from getting turned into banana bread French toast. Super easy banana bread It’s like Christmas morning. All recipes banana bread In November.

Reply Nicole @ Young, Broke and Hungry 12 November 2015 at 10:21 AM

Im glad Thom is on the upwards spiral to being healthy again. How to make banana bread easy This banana bread french toast is making me wish I had anything but oatmeal in the pantry. Best banana bread ever recipe I want a comforting breakfast instead like this recipe.

What a magical morning. Two banana bread recipe I just love your space and when you give us little glimpses into your life. Amazing banana bread Such beauty. Banana bread recipe from scratch GET WELL SOON THOM!!!!!!!

Ps: Your wedding was stunning. Banana bread recipe 4 bananas That dress, the location, the cake. Banana bread recipe easy moist All of it! Mega mega love.

I’m glad to read that Thom is feeling better (though I’ll admit to being lost in my own universe and not realizing anything was wrong). How do you make banana bread There’s nothing more stressful to me than when Jeff, my husband, is ill. Best recipe banana bread It’s a helpless feeling. Ultimate banana bread recipe I think that’s when cooking and baking can really become an extra source of comfort, both for them and for us. Award winning banana bread He’s lucky to have you!

First, your banana bread looks totally perfect and lovely and I have no idea how you managed to save it for french toast. Easy bake banana bread 🙂 Second, but I do love the idea of banana bread french toast, especially your vegan version! Third, coming to the table was completely worth it because you got BEAUTIFUL photos. How to banana bread And fourth, I cannot wait for your dark chocolate and coconut peppermint patty recipe!

Reply Susannah (Lemon and Coconut) 15 November 2015 at 4:06 PM

How lovely to go to bed so early and to get up so early, I’m like a big kid I just can’t make myself It’s very ridiculous actually. 1 banana bread recipe Love to hear your laundry story and that I’m not the only one who does it! Our laundry is not a smoothly running system, and all too often ends with the cat finding a way to sit on it. Banana bread butter Bastard. Sweet banana bread recipe xx

First of all, from my phone, at least, I love the new look of your site!! Please also give Thom a big, fat hug for a} getting well and b} for his service. Banana bread recipes moist world’s best I hope you both enjoyed a happy Veterans Day. Easy delicious banana bread ‘Bout the tip on combining cold things with coconut oil: yep, I’ve done that before, and it’s so frustrating!! It hasn’t happened again. Delicious banana bread recipe 😉 You will have to come over and get your cat fix by folding laundry with little Kazu. Recipe moist banana bread I have a big pile on the floor right now, which had been there for almost five days, and she has made it her new bed. Banana bread batter Time for a re-wash. Banana bread pudding Smh…. Ingredients for banana bread XO!!

Sorry, still working out a few kinks on this end. Two banana bread The Pinterest share button was acting wonky so it’s been removed. Banana bread recipe healthy If you hover over your favorite image, you can pin it to the appropriate board.

You people have THE cosiest house ever, and we WILL have to visit and eat all the healthy and happy snack food. Cooking banana bread Also, so good to hear that Thom is on the mend. Unique banana bread recipe Maarten is in India atm, so hoping DF is not a souvenir he’ll bring back too…

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