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Muffins, Recipes

Rhubarb Bran Jumbo Muffins

After picking up some delicious rhubarb from the local farmers at our city’s Farmer’s Market, I decided to make my Rhubarb Bran Jumbo Muffins. The moisture from the rhubarb gives these muffins a beautifully moist texture, and rhubarb flavor. For the topping I added some minced rhubarb to give them a little more color, and […]

Cookies, Recipes

Cranberry-Pecan Bars

For Thanksgiving I made my Cranberry-Pecan Bars, and they were a big hit. The sweet caramel sauce goes perfectly with the tartness of the cranberries.  And then I added toasted pecans for crunch in the filling and in the crust.  Cranberry-Pecan Bars are so easy to make.  Your family and friends are going to love […]

Muffins

Pumpkin Pie Muffins with Pecan Praline Topping

It’s autumn, and it’s pumpkin season.  I love this time of year, when pumpkins are in season, because I love pumpkin pie, cookies, scones, muffins, and the list goes on.   I’ve already shared my recipes for Pumpkin Scones, Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies, and Pumpkin Macarons, but this year I am sharing my recipe for […]

Cookies, Recipes

Chocolate Cherry Oatmeal Cookies

The other day I was making regular oatmeal cookies with raisins, and I thought to myself, why don’t I add chocolate and make chocolate oatmeal cookies.  Because I wanted a deep, well rounded chocolate flavor, and I love Nutella, I used 4 different chocolates (Nutella, cocoa powder, chocolate syrup, and white chocolate chips).  I didn’t […]

Recipes, Scones

Salted Caramel Apple Roses

Growing up I always enjoyed going to the Washington State Fair, where every year I’d treat myself to a Caramel Apple from the Marcoe’s Caramel Apple stand. I took that caramel apple idea, and added it to my scone dough to make these beautifully delicious Salted Caramel Apple Roses.   Because I bake these in a […]

Recipes, Scones

Ham and Swiss Scones with Honey Mustard

While my husband and I were driving to Mission Ridge for the Washington State Special Olympics, we stopped at Pioneer Bakery in Cle Elum for coffee and tea, and some of their delicious baked goodies.  While trying to decide which sweet baked goodie I was going to have, I noticed that they had savory rolls […]

Macarons, Recipes

Reese’s Pieces Macarons

I was snacking on some Reese’s Pieces, when I thought, “why don’t I make Reese’s Pieces Macarons”.  To make the macarons fun, I decided to make the macarons the color of Reese’s Pieces. Then to get the flavor of Reese’s Pieces, I made a ring of chocolate ganache on each macaron shell, then piped a […]

Recipes, Scones

Chocolate Brownie Scones

Chocolate!  Chocolate!  Chocolate!  Who says you can’t have chocolate for breakfast.  Well, they’ve never enjoyed my Chocolate Brownie Scones.  I gave these yummy scones 3 types of chocolate to give them a wonderful depth of chocolate flavor, and, to even enhance the chocolate flavor even more, I’ve added a little espresso powder (which does not […]

Cookies, Recipes

Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies

St. Patrick’s Day is coming, and I wanted to make something fun, festive and green.   So, I decided to make Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies, which is inspired by one of my favorite ice cream flavors, Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream. These delicious cookies have a wonderful minty green color, a yummy minty flavor, and loaded […]