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Easier Than Pie: Early Mornin’ Spit in the Eye

This morning I woke up hungry. During the school year, I usually grab a luna bar or toast up a quick bagel. But today I wanted something special. Whitney and I have decided that having a more substantial breakfast with help us jump-start our day.  I went to my local grocery and picked up some eggs and some honey-cracked whole wheat toast. My Papa made what he called a “Spit in the Eye” for me once and I thought I’d give it a try. A Spit in the Eye is simply a fried egg nested in a piece of toast all made together in a skillet. Easy enough right? I started by taking my piece of toast and cutting out a circle in the middle for my egg. I actually used the rim of a cup to cut out the circle but you could just use a knife or even a cookie cutter. That way you could make any cute shape that you want to. Put your stove on medium heat and begin by toasting …