Tag Archive: homemade

Molasses Wheat Sandwich Bread

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I haven’t been getting a lot of baking done in the last few weeks… The hot weather itself is enough to keep me from wanting to heat up the kitchen. And, life at my house has been rather interesting, as well.  Between the joys of being close to the end of my pregnancy, our doggy…

Friday Favorites – Episode 139

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You’ll have to excuse my lack of consistency with writing my Friday Favorites lately… Some weeks I have the energy, and it seems that some weeks I just don’t. I would say that I will do better and will stop skipping my weekly posts, but I know that things will most likely only get worse in…

Savory Sweet Life Cookbook – Chocolate Chip Cookies

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As promised, today I am here to share the famous chocolate chip recipe from the new Savory Sweet Life cookbook with you… Alice refers to these cookies as The Best Chocolate Chip Cookies Ever… And, you don’t just have to take her word for it.  They are some of the most popular chocolate chip cookies…

A Look Inside the Savory Sweet Life Cookbook

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Today I’m doing something a bit different… Instead of sharing a new recipe or kitchen tip with you, I thought it would be fun to give you a glimpse inside the new Savory Sweet Life cookbook by Alice Currah (author of one of my favorite blogs, Savory Sweet Life). If you read my blog regularly,…

Friday Favorites – Episode 138

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Reading food blogs has become dangerous for me lately… I seem to be constantly hungry, and looking at lots of incredible photos of even more incredibly delicious food doesn’t help things at all! Just writing this blog post has my tummy grumbling! So, I’m going to keep things brief and get right to the Friday…

Toasted S’mores Cookie Bars with Nutella Ganache

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You may remember the S’mores Cookie Sandwiches I posted last summer… They were an instant favorite with my friends and family, and I continue to get requests for them. They were the one request of a few of my hubby’s friends who were visiting from out of state last fall, and they were also a…

Pecan Sticky Buns

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Mother’s Day is just around the corner… So, if you haven’t started thinking about something special to do for your mom on Sunday, I’d recommend doing it now.  Don’t say I didn’t remind you! Making breakfast for your mom is a popular option… And, who wouldn’t love being pampered with a special breakfast? Whether you…

Sourdough English Muffins

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It’s been a a few months since I first shared a tutorial on how to make your own sourdough starter.  Have you tried it yet? If not, I highly recommend you go get a batch started… Right now! Everyone thinks of chewy San Francisco sourdough bread when they think of sourdough starter… And it’s great…

Friday Favorites – Good. Food. Stories. Edition (Episode 129)

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Today I’m excited to have Casey from Good. Food. Stories. here to share a few of her favorites with all of you.  I was introduced to Casey’s blog sometime last year, and I’ve been a regular reader ever since.  I am constantly in awe of her ability to tell a story. She’s a fantastic writer! She’s also…

Carrot Pistachio Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

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Yesterday I shared my baking woes with you… I told you all about how I scrambled my husband’s birthday cake and shared a list of what not to do when you’re baking a cake.  So, it may seem a bit surprising to you that today I am going to share the recipe for the scrambled…