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Good Morning and Happy Sunday! Today’s Breakfast With, is with yours truly. I am writing this in my favorite little coffee shop in my neighborhood in KC. It’s warm and welcoming and serves the closest thing to European coffee that I can find here stateside.  To be completley truthful, coffee is usually my breakfast during the week. Not so healthy, I know.  On the weekends, I ravish waffles and pancakes or my favorite dish, Eggs Benedict. But alas, Monday through Friday I love my sweet coffee to start the day. However, if I have little time to spare, I’ll whip up…

One cannot have too many English friends and I feel so fortunate that one of them is this witty girl. Natasha hails from a small town most American’s have probably never heard of, Barrow-in-Furnace in Northwest England. She came to Spain in 2009 for sun and the wonderful lifestyle afforded to Spainards. It is at an English academy where I met her and I believe it was her laugh that first drew me in.  She seemed so funny and kind; I knew I had to get to know her. From then on we were quite ‘smitten’ with one another and always…

Some people say, that Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. I would agree with those people. This series is all about sharing the most imoportant meal of the day with my friends abroad. It’s meant to give you an idea of what true European life is like and perhaps give you a way to incorporate that into your daily life, wherever you are. Growing up I remember feeling that breakfast was what was done as a ‘ritual’ before you would start your day. Even as a kid I would prepare my breakfast with a gleam in my eye normally reserved…