Baking · Bread · Breakfast · Cake · Desserts

Double Glazed Lemon Blueberry Pound Cake

I simply adore the bright fresh flavor of lemon. It just makes for happy food. I'm not really sure what the right label for this treat is. It's too sweet to be a bread, too light to be a true pound cake and too bread-like to be a cake. It's fabulous, whatever it is. Filled… Continue reading Double Glazed Lemon Blueberry Pound Cake

Baking · Breakfast

Perfect Pancakes

My kids absolutely LOVE pancakes. Especially my son. "With SYRUP!" is his typical exclamation when I tell him I'm making pancakes for breakfast. It's adorable. This is my go to recipe for a perfect short stack. I've modified the daylights out of the original recipe as I've made these at least 50 times. I first… Continue reading Perfect Pancakes

Baking · Muffins

Awesomely Good Blueberry Muffins

Ok. This is way more like it. I decided to whip up another batch of muffins. I couldn't just let my baking failure stay with me all day long. Since I didn't have anymore sour cream and didn't want to make a trip to the store, I used this recipe instead of trying the other… Continue reading Awesomely Good Blueberry Muffins

Baking · Snacks

Tonya’s Super Fantastic Scones

I have pretty much become famous off these scones - at least in my small corner of the world. My sisters ask me to bring them to anything they can: camping trips, brunches, bridal or baby showers, Mother's Day, treat-day at school. You name it, I'm asked to bring these. The sour cream and baking… Continue reading Tonya’s Super Fantastic Scones

Food and Drink

Not worth a “trophy”

Recently I heard about a "fabulous" local cupcake shop called Trophy Cupcakes. They have two locations and are opening a third. Within just a few days I heard from several friends that this was THE place to get an absolutely amazing cupcake. So, I was thrilled when one of my girlfriends brought a variety of… Continue reading Not worth a “trophy”