You may have noticed that, the last few weeks, I’ve been on a total fall kick. But fall food isn’t limited to pumpkin! So this week, I decided to spotlight two other quintessential fall flavours, cranberry and apple spice. Continue reading →
I think that either Autumn forgot to show up this year, or Winter decided to just push her way right in, because it’s getting pretty chilly outside… At least it is for the Pacific Northwest… I mean, they’re forecasting snow! Already!! Say it ain’t so!!! Continue reading →
So after stating, here, how I didn’t like figs, it looks like now I’m on a figgy roll. Even going as far as buying a giant bag of organic dried figs!… I’m still coming up with ways to use them and incorporate them into my recipes, so you may be seeing more figgy recipes in the future… I’m sure Dave already rues the day he asked for fig bars. *giggle* Continue reading →
Who knows where my aversion stemmed from, but for some reason, I have always associated figs with old lady food, and have successfully kept myself at a respectable distance from them. So when Dave asked me to make some kind of fig bar, I was less than enthusiastic… Figs??? Eww!!!
Pumpkin pie, yay or nay?… I’ve noticed that there are two distinct camps. Does anyone sit on the fence on this one?… I, myself, stand firmly in camp “no, thank you”. Which is funny, because there are plenty of pumpkin foods that I love, like muffins, these cookies, and it’s so amazing in pasta. And now you can add this ice cream to the list too. Continue reading →