alive logo
foodfamilylifestylebeautysustainabilityhealthimmunity

5 Ways to Win at Brunch this Weekend

Build the perfect menu for your preferences

Share

5 Ways to Win at Brunch this Weekend

November lacks high-wattage holidays, but you can still gather friends and family for a show-stopping meal and great conversation. Just host an indulgent but healthy brunch this weekend! Choose the statements that best describe you below—then use the suggested dishes to build a personalized menu.

Advertisement

I’m watching my blood sugar. 

Fruit and fibre are your friends when planning a decadent but diabetic-friendly brunch—and this weekend is the perfect time to host one, as November 14 is World Diabetes Day.

Veggie-packed omelettes and nut butters on whole grain toast are a safe choice, but if you want something sweet, remember that you can deliver that rich brunch taste without refined sugar.  Try:

Bonus: Serve kefir instead of milk. Like other fermented, sour products, kefir can help us reduce our sugar cravings.

Advertisement

I’m low on time. 

Map out your week and determine when you’ll have your biggest chunk of time for food prep.

Advertisement

Good-morning-sweet-potato-rolls

Advertisement

I love seasonal tastes. 

Choose dishes that profile squashes and root veggies, or everyone’s favourite winter citrus fruit.

Advertisement

I’m a traditionalist. 

For you, brunch means pancakes, French toast, and scrambled eggs. But you can still have a little fun with the standards.

Advertisement

Apple-and-Brie-Omelette (2)

Advertisement

I’m craving comfort food. 

Ad
Advertisement
Advertisement

READ THIS NEXT

Daytripping With The Guys

Daytripping With The Guys

Grab some friends and shake up life’s monotony

Joshua Duvauchelle

Joshua Duvauchelle

Fire It up on Father’s Day

Fire It up on Father’s Day

Jazz up the grill and quaff a brew for Dad’s Day

Irene McGuinness

Irene McGuinness

The Best Natural Ways to Relieve Constipation

The Best Natural Ways to Relieve Constipation

When things aren’t moving like they should, these remedies may help

Laura Newton

Laura Newton