11 results for tag: Baking

Special Occasion Breakfast!

Mother’s Day is right around the corner, and what an opportunity to let our mothers know how much they mean to us. So, my sister and I decided to make our mom an early Mother’s Day surprise breakfast with some of our favorite recipes. It was especially nice, as my grandma was able to join us. Happy Mother’s Day to all the ... More

Soft Pretzels

Happy National Pretzel Day!  (April 26th, or any day of the year)   A great opportunity to make soft, warm, delicious, baked pretzels.   We started making these many years ago as a special treat for family nights, and we have many fond memories associated with these pretzels.  Get the family involved in shaping and dipping, ... More

Maple Popcorn

It is maple syrup season here in New Hampshire, and we have maple sugar shacks practically around every bend.   Some fancy, some not so fancy, but the outcome is still delicious maple syrup. Come with me to one of my favorite sugar shacks, and let’s make some scrumptious maple popcorn. It is by far one of my favorite ... More

Almond Raspberry Cookies

It’s almost Valentine’s Day, the time of year in which we are encouraged, especially by retailers, to show our love and appreciation for each other. So, why not make your loved ones something extra special this year? I love these beautiful cookies, they are “melt-in-your-mouth” delicious, and the fact that they are ... More

Chef Eddy’s Coconut Banana Bars

Meet my friend, Chef Eddy! As you can probably tell, he is full of energy, funny stories, and has a wealth of experience in cooking. Today he is showing us how to make his wonderful Coconut Banana bars. Eddy has made huge strides in his own health by changing to a plant based diet over the past 6 years, and now he is on a quest ... More

Holiday Cut-Out Crispy Cookies

It's the perfect time of year for some special holiday cookies, and these resemble the Norwegian 'Pepperkaker', which is an absolute "must" at Christmas.   Some of my fondest childhood memories are making christmas cookies with my family.   Today I invited two special friends to help me decorate my cookies, and we had a lot ... More

Apple Almond Streusel Muffins

Many Americans start their day with a warm, delicious muffin. America has their own unique style of muffin.  You can find them on almost every street corner, in all sorts of different flavors, and oh so tempting. I have to admit, I have a weakness for these warm, soft, bread-like treats.  Here is a muffin recipe that promises ... More

Roasted Fall Vegetables

I came across this delicious way of eating root vegetables quite by accident. As I was practicing cutting all sorts of vegetables for my knife skill exam, I ended up with a mountain of chopped vegetables and had to decide on an creative way to dispose of them. Not being in favor of wasting food, I added a little oil and some ... More