Category: Breads

DIY Old Fashioned Cornbread Mix Recipe

Corn Bread Mix

Although in Atlanta now, I moved here from New Orleans. Most of my family still lives there. While known for its fabulous food, some of the absolute best is the simplest.  One of my favorites is red beans and rice.  In Louisiana, if it’s Monday, it’s red beans and rice […] Read more…

Pumpkin Gingerbread #PumpkinFest

Pumpkin Gingerbread #PumpkinFest

Why does pumpkin seem to make everything better? I’m in love with gingerbread, but Pumpkin Gingerbread? Holy cow!  And this one adds crystallized ginger as a bonus boost of flavor.  Both ginger and pumpkin are really good for you, so if you make the few little adjustments mentioned in the […] Read more…

Coconut Pumpkin Bread #PumpkinFest

Coconut Pumpkin Bread

  Nothing screams Autumn more than pumpkin, but what do pumpkin and coconut scream when they get together?  The combination of these two amazing flavors result in cool twist on pumpkin bread – and the secret ingredient – pudding mix- helps keep everything super moist. We’ve had this recipe in rotation […] Read more…

Chunky Apple Pumpkin Bread #PumpkinFest

Apple Pumpkin Bread Recipe

I could probably eat pumpkin bread every single day. I wish we weren’t so hung up on only having it in the fall. What’s that about? This yummy twist on pumpkin bread is amazing! Apples are a delicious companion to pumpkin.  If you think about it, they hang out with […] Read more…

Oktoberfest Dishes

Fall is here, and you know what that means: Oktoberfest! In fact, there is a large Oktoberfest celebration right here in Georgia in an amazing little town called Helen. The 45th Annual Oktoberfest is held each year from mid-September through November 1 – it’s the longest running festival held in the […] Read more…

20 Mouthwatering Waffle Recipes

20 Waffle Recipes

I don’t think there’s ever a time that waffles are inappropriate. You can even have a wedding cake made of waffles – Belgian or otherwise. It doesn’t matter…I’m a fan. I’ve gathered twenty of my favorite waffle recipes and I’m baking my way down the list. So hard to pick […] Read more…

Peanut and Nut Butter Alternatives + How to Make Sunflower Seed Butter

Today my daughter asked me to order her some pre-made meal kits that she could grab and go to her college classes and work.  We usually get one that features sunflower seed butter.  They’re really good and healthy, but a little pricey. Can we do this another way? When I was […] Read more…

Baking and Decorating > FREE How-To Booklets From Craftsy!

This post contains affiliate links. Have you thought about learning something new?  Have a hobby that you’d like to take to the next level? Craftsy is with you! Did you know that on the Crafty website, you can download many free how-to booklets instantly (you can print it easily if you’d […] Read more…

Two Ingredient Biscuits – A Science Experiment

Two Ingredient Biscuits

  It was mesmerizing. I remember standing at the counter at my grandmother’s house in Baton Rouge watching her make biscuits from scratch, over and over again. The mound of flour, the well in the center, cold milk (sometimes buttermilk), a few shakes of baking powder, salt and Crisco. The […] Read more…

Breville Bread Maker #Giveaway

I love bread and I don’t mind admitting that. Who doesn’t love the smell of freshly baked bread?  It’s one of the best smells (and tastes) in the whole world! My daughter made a loaf of homemade bread on her last visit and I think we ate the whole thing in […] Read more…

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