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 →
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 →
Last fall, I posted a cookie recipe. At that time, we had just moved and I was in the midst of unpacking. Still hadn’t seen most of my baking tools and the only photography equipment I could locate was the camera. Friday was fast approaching and I had not even started my blog post. Panic was setting in… In retrospect, I could have just skipped that week and probably no one would have even noticed. But instead I decided to used a “filler” recipe. Something quick, easy, and one I knew well. Brown Sugar Banana Crinkle Cookies (perhaps you saw them).
Do you feel totally bombarded with pumpkin recipes yet? It seems that come Autumn, every cook and their dog has a pumpkin recipe to share. I mean take a look at Pinterest these days…. I hope you can handle one more. Continue reading →