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Muffins, Recipes


I lead the Children’s Ministry at my church, and during Covid we had to make virtual lessons. During November 2020 I created a “thankful” lesson using these delicious Pumpkin-Chocolate Chip Muffins. The kids really enjoyed the lesson and making the muffins. They also told me these muffins are soooo delicious. So, I thought it is […]

Recipes, Scone Videos, Scones

Banana-Filled Banana Scones

If you like Banana Bread, Banana Muffins, or anything banana, you’re going to love these BANANA-FILLED BANANA SCONES. These BANANA-FILLED BANANA SCONES are flaky and moist, with bananas in the scones and in the filling. They’re like a double dose of bananas, with the warm spices of cinnamon and nutmeg, and topped with a delicious […]

Cookies, Recipes

Ginger-Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

I love oatmeal cookies. But, instead of making just regular oatmeal cookies, I decided to spice mine up. These blue ribbon Ginger-Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies are filled warm spices and the spicy heat of crystalized ginger. Then, for a little sweetness, I added milk chocolate chips. These yummy cookies are soft and chewy with just […]

Recipes, Scones

Lemon-Ginger Scones

Lemon and Ginger flavors pair perfectly with each other. Ginger gives these scones a subtle warmth, while lemon gives them a tart brightness. For the ginger flavor I used ground ginger and finely chopped crystalized ginger. For the lemon flavor, these scones have lemon zest, lemon juice, and my secret ingredient, lemon yogurt. For even […]

Cakes & Cupcakes, Recipes

Boston Cream Pie Cupcakes

A couple years ago while on vacation to Boston, I had the most delicious Boston Cream Pie from Flour Bakery near MIT, which is the inspiration to my Boston Cream Pie Cupcakes. These delicious Boston Cream Pie Cupcakes start with a buttery vanilla cupcake, filled with a light and yummy diplomat cream, then topped with […]

Cakes & Cupcakes, Recipes

Chocolate Zucchini Cake

Yes, you heard right, Chocolate Zucchini Cake, and no, you can’t taste the zucchini. During the summer when my garden is in full swing, I’m always looking for creative ways of preparing all the zucchinis that are growing. After making Zucchini Muffins, Zucchini Bread, this Chocolate Zucchini Cake is a creative, and delicious way of […]

Muffins, Recipes

Zucchini-Pecan Muffins

I love growing zucchini in my garden and reaping the rewards during the hot days of summer. And, one my favorite things to make with the zucchini are Zuchini-Pecan Muffins. In fact, these are Blue Ribbon Zucchini-Pecans Muffins. They won a blue ribbon at the Washington State Fair Muffin Category. So, I guess I’m not […]

Recipes, Scones

Apple-Bacon-Cheese Scones

While on a ski weekend in Wenatchee, Washington, we enjoyed a delicious Wenatchee Calzone at the Saddle Rock Pub & Brewery. Because Wenatchee is known as “The Apple Capital of the World”, the Wenatchee Calzone is filled with sliced apples. To bump up the flavor, this delicious calzone is also filled with bacon and Applewood […]

Macarons, Recipes

Waffle Macarons with Maple-Bacon Buttercream

For breakfast, on most Sunday mornings before church, I make waffles, drizzled with maple syrup, served with bacon on the side. While having are usual Sunday morning breakfast, I thought about making Macarons with the same flavors, and make them even look like waffles. So, I came up with my Waffle Macarons with Maple-Bacon Buttercream. […]