Creme Brulee French Toast (from The Chew) -- casserole/make the night before: unsalted butter, brown sugar, corn syrup, Italian bread, eggs, half and half, brandy, triple sec, salt, vanilla (can substitute brandy/triple sec with another flavoring...rum extract, orange zest, etc.)
busy mom puffins (pancake muffins) preheat oven to 350, mix 1 c pancake mix, 2/3 c water, 1/2 c syrup. mix together, pour in greased muffin pan. top with banana, blueberries, chocolate chips, pecans, sausage, bacon....etc. bake for 12-14 minutes and serve. easy, fast, delicious no syrupy mess!!