Breads, Biscuits, Scones

Summer Shortcakes

Summer Shortcakes

Whaaat!  Summer is over?  Are you kidding? Noooooooo.  My only consolation, apple season is just around the corner. Invariably I will walk out one day soon and notice the color changes and the slight chill in the air.  There is an orange hue to the sunshine […]

The Perfect Pancake

The Perfect Pancake

I got home from rowing the other morning and spied our stainless steel mixing bowl sitting on the counter.  Hmm….looks like Wes made pancakes for breakfast.  There was just enough batter left in the bowl for one good size pancake.   The griddle was still on the […]

A Darty for Lucky (Pumpkin Bread)

A Darty for Lucky (Pumpkin Bread)

I bet you are wondering about 2 things right now.  What is a “darty” and whats with the picture of pumpkin bread and dog biscuits.  Hmmm…..Am I right? The answers begin with our dog Sammy receiving an invitation to a darty, a doggy day party for his […]

National Donut Day!

National Donut Day!

Happy National Donut Day!  Also known as just an excuse to have something sugary and yummy.  I’m guessing this is pretty much the food version of a Hallmark created holiday to boost card sales but I’m ok with that.  I pulled out my donut hole […]

Adventures in Bread Baking (Milk Bread)

Adventures in Bread Baking (Milk Bread)

I love to bake.  I bake when I’m stressed, I bake when its rainy.  I bake for my kids, coworkers, friends, my favorite Monday morning coffee moms and sometimes I just bake for the hell of it.   You can often find me in my kitchen surfing […]

Flat & Flaky Nancy Silverton’s Biscuits

Flat & Flaky Nancy Silverton’s Biscuits

I haven’t posted in more than just a few days.  It’s not because I have been busy and have pushed my blog to the back burner, nope.  I just haven’t been all that enthused about the recipes I have tried lately.  Then I thought, I should […]

My Banana Bad (Banana Bread Again?)

My Banana Bad (Banana Bread Again?)

You know how sometimes you get wrapped up looking for something new or better than what you already have.  You get tired of making the same thing and convince yourself that somewhere out there is a version of your tried and true that is tastier and […]

Quest for the Holy Biscuit

Quest for the Holy Biscuit

I might have mentioned my obsessive tendencies when it comes to food.  For the most part I can control it but there are certain dishes that stay on the brain and whenever the opportunity arises, i.e. a restaurant that features it or I find a […]

Bananas Bread Revisited

Bananas Bread Revisited

I haven’t posted in more than just a few days.  It’s not because I have been busy and have pushed my blog to the back burner, nope.  I just haven’t been all that enthused about the recipes I have tried lately.  Then I thought, I should […]