It’s almost fall and apples are ready for picking!

You don’t have to wait for ‘apple season’ the way you do with a lot of fruits.  You can almost always get fresh apples at any store.  Try that with my favorite rhubarb and you will be sorely disappointed! And most people have apples on hand for school lunches or afternoon snacks. I eat a…

Old Fashioned Banana Bread – My most requested recipe!!

One of the most baked recipes in my house is Banana Bread.  It also happens to be one of the most requested recipes as well. My oldest son has always been a very picky eater and I resorted to try to get fruits and vegetables into him in sneaky ways.  Things little cauliflower in the…

Irish Apple Cake with Jameson’s Whiskey Crème Anglaise

Yesterday was Saint Patrick’s Day. Need I say more?? OK, I’ll say just a little bit more. I didn’t have much time this week to bake since Saint Patrick’s Day is one of my favorite holidays, I usually prepare a traditional Irish Dinner with a yummy traditional dessert. But I never know when I see…

Adaptable Doughnuts

Let’s face it, doughnuts are just awesome.  But everyone has a favorite doughnut and I doubt if there is an entire household on God’s green earth where every person in the house loves the same doughnut!  So when I make doughnuts, I make several different flavors. Now, that may sound like I get up at…

Brown Butter

I have fallen in love. Of course, I fell in love with my adorable husband, Jamie, almost 23 years ago and it has been magical.  But my new love has consumed me.  It’s all I can think about!  I need this new love day and night and in everything I do. My new love is…