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Cookies, Recipes

Family Favorite Snickerdoodles

  I have been making these Snickerdoodles since I was a teenager, and they are my family’s favorite cookie.  This is the favorite cookie for college care packages, Christmas cookies,  summer camp care packages, or just because my family wants some cookies.  These cookies are soft and chewy, with a nice cinnamon flavor. Makes 36 cookies. […]

Muffins, Recipes

Raspberry Bran Jumbo Muffins

I enjoy going to Ashland, Oregon for the Shakespeare Festival.  Years ago there was a restaurant that made the most delicious bran muffins, with a jam surprise in the middle.  This recipe is based on their bran muffins. Let’s BAKE! INGREDIENTS: 2 cups unbleached flour 1/2 cup whole wheat pastry flour 2 tablespoons flaxmeal 2 teaspoons […]

Recipes, Scones

Scone au Chocolat

My husband and I traveled to France with my parents a couple of years ago.  While we were in Paris we stayed in an apartment  next door to Thevenin Patisserie that made wonderful croissants and other delicious pastries.  Every morning we would go downstairs to the patisserie and pick-up some freshly baked croissants for breakfast.  Their […]

Recipes, Scones

Cinnamon Roll Scones

There are some mornings I want a cinnamon roll, but they take hours to make.  So, I created Cinnamon Roll Scones, which you can have in about an hour.   This scone is the one all of my friends, co-workers, and family request. Let’s BAKE! INGREDIENTS: 8 tablespoons butter 2 cups unbleached flour 1/4 cup whole […]