Tag: whole wheat pastry flour


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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Cakes & Cupcakes, Recipes

Irish Apple Crumble Cake

I love the apple and cinnamon combination in an Apple Crumble, especially the crumble topping.   This year, for my St. Patrick’s Day dinner of Corned Beef and Cabbage, I wanted to make Apple Crumble with a twist.  So, I decided to make an Irish Apple Crumble Cake. This delicious cake has all the wonderful flavors […]

Recipes, Scones

Morning Bun Scones

Whenever my husband and I go to Starbucks, one treat we really enjoy are the Morning Buns.  They are soft and full of cinnamon, but aren’t heavily laden with icing.  They’re simple and delicious. One day after walking to our neighborhood Starbucks to enjoy a Morning Bun, I thought, why don’t I use my Scone […]

Cakes & Cupcakes, Recipes

Root Beer Float Cupcakes

My husband and I love riding our motorcycles to Wally’s Drive-In in Buckley for Root Beer Milkshakes.  A few years ago he asked if I could make a Root Beer Float Cupcakes for his birthday.  So, on his birthday we had dinner with his family, and for dessert I served Root Beer Float Cupcakes.  They […]

Cookies, Recipes

Lemon Bars

I have been making Lemon Bars for years, and they are one of my family and friends favorite cookies.  Both my kids also make them for their friends and families. These Lemon Bars are doubly delicious because I added Lemon Yogurt to the crust.. Lemon Bars are so easy to make,  But the worst part […]

Cookies, Recipes

M&M Christmas Cookies

Every year I love making Christmas cookies to share with family and friends.  This year I am sharing the recipes to some of my family and friends favorite Christmas cookies. My son’s favorite cookie at Christmas time (actually any time of the year) are M&M Cookies.  For my Christmas M&M Cookies I use the special […]

Cookies, Recipes

Peanut Butter Kisses Cookies

During December I am busy making Christmas cookies to share with family and friends. There are some cookies I make every year because they are everyone’s favorite.  Today I am sharing my recipe for one of my daughter’s favorite Christmas cookies, Peanut Butter Kisses Cookies. These soft and chewy peanut butter cookies are topped with […]