Tag: scone baking & beyond

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]