Okay, maybe that is an overstatement. But only by a little. You have to understand that I really like cookies. I think you already knew that. One of my favorite types is jelly thumbprint cookies. Usually, they are terribly un-healthly, short-bread-like munchies that require lots of butter and sugar. Oh, and jam. This time, I […]
Last week, my sister came home after being away for a week at a conference. She was sweet enough to let me make her dinner. (: On the menu: Cheddar omelet with home-grown peppers and basil Herbed new potatoes Home-grown lettuce salad with baby carrots, cucumber, sugar snap peas, and pecans. It was a happy […]
If you are like me, you will take any excuse as good enough to bake. If you sister tells you how much she is craving carrot cake, clearly you would take it upon yourself to make some. Yes? Yes. For my carrot cake, I used a recipe I found at The Joy of Baking. Instead […]
A few weeks ago, due to an interesting turn of events, we had a giant bottle of root beer at my house. Knowing we would never drink it all, I set out to bake with it. This was the result. I think it was a success. Unsurprisingly, it tasted like root beer in a cake […]
Last Sunday, I made these darling pumpkin pancakes for breakfast. No regrets. You should make them this weekend. Recipe from Tales of an Overtime Cook. While this is not MY photo of MY pancakes, mine looked exactly the same. So, conclusion: you should make some of these.