Monthly Archives: June 2011

No Baking Today…

I’m going to share with you, what I woke up to this morning… No sugar, but just as sweet. Mushy, like oatmeal cookies, but better. It will make you feel good, like dessert. No empty calories, in fact, no calories … Continue reading

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Red, White & Blue Kettle Corn / Moose Munch / Flavored Popcorn

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I’m planning a 60th birthday party for my mom on July 2nd. With it’s proximity to the 4th, I decided to go with a red, white & blue BBQ theme. I had intended to make carmel corn when this idea … Continue reading

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Baked Chicken Strips – EASY as 1, 2, 3 (4)

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According to my teen, we eat “too” much chicken. As she ages, her palette is maturing – and she enjoys more “adult” style foods; aka “not chicken strips/nuggets”.  Even though I thought I was being clever when I served this … Continue reading

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Stacy’s Sandwich Bread

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Hmmm… my pretty placemat is upside down?? This is what the bread looked like after rising; monster bread. I kinda like that name, too. Anyway, I did not take a picture of the baked bread… well, that’s not exactly true … Continue reading

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Panko Crumbs

I made a yummy sandwich bread. I had left-overs. I needed panko crumbs. So, I made some with the left-over bread. 1 piece of bread yields approx. 1/4 cup panko crumbs. Giant. Flaky. Crumbs. Of. Bread. I read that the … Continue reading

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Iced Cafe Mocha (…and iced coffee)

When I took this photo it already felt like 100 degrees on my front porch. The chocolate chips were melting, the lemon zest was sinking & the ice cubes were dissolving and I was sweating (sorry)… slightly torturous since I … Continue reading

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Iced Cafe Mocha (…and iced coffee)

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When I took this photo it already felt like 100 degrees on my front porch. The chocolate chips were melting, the lemon zest was sinking & the ice cubes were dissolving and I was sweating (sorry)… slightly torturous since I … Continue reading

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Quick “no-yeast” Cinnamon Rolls

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I believe that there is a saying that refers to “joy being in the process”; that’s baking for me. I enjoy adding the ingredients together & watching them transform into the final product, it’s almost magical. I’m also VERY picky … Continue reading

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Baking Powder 101

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A few tips about Baking Powder ~ 1. How to make your own, 2. The differences between Baking Powder & Baking Soda, and 3. How they work & what they are used for. At first, this may sound a bit … Continue reading

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Pizza Crust

I have wanted to test out my new favorite Pizza Dough recipe substituting whole wheat flour for the white bread flour. However, I didn’t have any whole wheat “bread” flour (which has a higher gluten content vs. all-purpose flour)… and I … Continue reading

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