Great for Christmas morning!
Mix half-and-half, eggs, vanilla, and 1 tablespoon dark brown sugar together in a large shallow bowl; add French bread. Cover bowl with plastic wrap and refrigerate 8 hours to overnight.
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
Place butter in a 9x13-inch casserole dish. Place casserole dish in the preheating oven to melt butter, about 5 minutes. Swirl butter over bottom of the dish.
Spread brown sugar, maple syrup, and pecans over the melted butter. Arrange soaked bread atop pecan mixture.
Bake in the preheated oven until
is cooked through, 30 to 35 minutes. Sprinkle with confectioners' sugar.
Per Serving: 460 calories; protein 12g; carbohydrates 50.2g; fat 23.9g; cholesterol 218mg; sodium 320.1mg.
Eat healthy breakfast to continue the day had become a good habit. It’s a great way to start my day off healthfully. The sweet hit from the fruit wakes me up and gives me energy to take on the morning. Sugar is more vilified as the root of all disease, but sweetness is also loaded with fibre, which is great for your stomach system and make keep you feeling full longer, and less likely grab a snack out of the vending machine before lunchtime.
Make fruit a morning habit is easy . Simply put the sweetness in your refrigerator next to the sweet drink or on the bench next to your grain bowl , or beside your coffee maker or tea kettle — about anywhere where you’ll see it. Before you eating the rest of your food , eat your fruit. If you’re not normally a breakfast person.