How to Make Raised Doughnuts at Home

How to Make Raised Doughnuts at Home ...more
Looks so good, my kids love doughnuts and still have yet to make them any.  Would love to try ...more

Weekend Brunch: French Toast Muffins

My French toast muffin recipe. Putting a spin on ordinary French toast, I decided to make small portable portions for brunch.  Regular French toast is made by covering bread with milk and eggs then frying. This variation will work great for your next breakfast gathering or to enjoy with friends and family.  If your family is like ours we enjoy breakfast at any time during the day. ...more
Oh wow, these look really good!more

Teenager Approved: Strawberry Shortcake, Nacho Style

I was so excited to have been involved in a strawberry shortcake recipe contest for so many reasons. First,  especially at this time of year I love using fresh berries in recipes and strawberries are a favorite. Also, I love a challenge. Nothing sends me to the kitchen faster than a houseful of teens an ingredient challenge. ...more
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Chinese Baked Pork Bun (烘烤肉包子)

In my personal opinion, this was probably the most challenging dish I’ve done so far. Not only was it time-consuming; it was also physically and mentally draining, given the amount of preparations required beforehand as well as the amount of energy expended during the kneading. Take a look at the long list of ingredients to see what I mean....more

Blueberry Coffee Cake that Won't Leave You Singing the Blues

Are you singing the blues today?If you are, I got the cure!No more singing the blues 'cuz you can have a Blueberry Coffee Cake that is going to tap dance it's way into your heart and ultimately your stomach!...more

Cinnamon Bread. Quick and Simple.

I love quick breads. Mix the batter, pour it in a pan, pop it in the oven to bake. That's it. No long, drawn out process required. A while back I had a craving for cinnamon bread. I was thinking of a traditional loaf with yeast and all, but was too lazy to go through the motions necessary for my desired result. Ever been there? Yep. Me, too. Quick bread to the rescue! ...more

Road Trip - Stuck in the Kitchen, Out in the Country

As promised, it got better for my daughter, mainly because she pretty much stayed inside all week.The first morning in my beautiful country paradise found me stressed out over technology. Internet service and cell phones can be tricky and I forgot about those limitations. My cell phone service was spotty and I could only get enough bars to receive texts and make calls if I stood on one leg on the last board of the deck, clucked like a chicken and swayed back and forth. That got old....more

Blueberry Cheesecake Tart

It’s BLUEBERRY season!!So I made a Blueberry Cheesecake Tart(also seems to be tart season around here…).See, what you do, it take those lovely Blueberries that are full of anti-oxidants and healthy stuff… then you add a cookie crust, and some cream cheese mixed with sugar… makes the Blueberry experience quite satisfying…(grin)…...more

How to Make and Store Your Own Dried Orange Zest

Have I ever told you about my love for my dehydrator? (Heh, Heh, of course I have.) Well here's yet another task it can handle for you! How to Make and Store Dried Orange Zest ...more

Coconut Pound Cake

The weather has finally cooled down here in Georgia and I’m taking advantage of it while I can. My oven is on and I’m ready to bake!...more

Easy Cheesy Hash Brown Muffins

So, today makes it one day past my due date. I've been doing good with the anticipation, but that is soon wearing thin. ...more

Buffalo Chicken Pizza

“Thick homemade pizza crust topped with spicy hot sauce, chopped chicken, and loads of cheese. The simplest and tastiest pizza!” I wanted to take a break from sweets today and share with you the easiest pizza. Cheesy, chewy, crispy, spicy, homemade thick crust pizza....more