Hello Friends, It is a busy and exciting time around here. I have my first book signing in a few days and two more in early December. It is fun planning the menus and I can’t wait to talk to everyone about food! We are now through the first full week of November. I don’t… Continue reading Pear Tarts … not everyone likes pie!
Sometimes you come across a family recipe you haven’t had in decades. I loved this Jello as a kid and I haven’t had it in ages. I was so excited to recipe test it just so I could eat it again… and also so I could share it with all of you, of course. This… Continue reading Strawberry Pretzel Jello
Happy Preakness Weekend! I have a daughter who loves horses and a mother who loves the races. She drives 45 minutes to make $2 bets on the long shots (my mother, not my daughter); it cracks me up! In light of the big race coming up I thought I would share one of the cakes… Continue reading Horses!
If you follow me on Instagram or Facebook you know that this week has been full of baking. I’ve made over 2 dozen pumpkin gingerbread loaves for a local business and then I moved on to cookies. I should say more cookies since I started making Christmas cookies on November 1st. But I saved yesterday… Continue reading Spritz Cookies
Usually you have more treats around the holidays. We all do that, right? For example, we had donuts the other day! We never get donuts. So when Husband came home with a box he was treated like a super hero. As a child, no donut would have been left behind. Now as an adult I… Continue reading Leftover Donut Bread Pudding