Monster Cookies

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My college cafeteria served some pretty bad food. Almost inedible at times. But the one thing they did right was desserts. I don’t know how, but they seriously made some amazing desserts. The one that really stood out in my mind was Monster Cookies....

Honey Whole Wheat Bread

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I love to make bread. Something about it just seems so rustic and charming. I like kneading the dough (although I think I prefer watching my KitchenAid do it), I like watching the yeast bubble and foam, I like watching the bread rise, and...

Giant Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

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I don’t know if I’ve mentioned this before, but I work as a computer programmer at a law firm . A few months ago one of the attorneys that I work with actually published his own cookbook! It’s very professional and full of simple...

Crepes (for breakfast or dessert)

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I have to thank Jessica at How Sweet It Is for this wonderful idea. She made some ice cream filled crepes on her blog that looked incredible! As soon as I saw her pictures, I knew I wanted crepes for breakfast on Saturday morning....

Oatmeal Brown Bread

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This is my mother-in-law’s signature recipe. And today is her birthday. What better day to feature this delicious recipe on my blog? The whole family loves this bread. For every holiday, family gathering, etc, it is specifically requested that she make it. It’s not...

Onion and Pepper Smothered Round Steak

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Once, a long time ago, my parents gave me a round steak. I, having no idea what a round steak was, stuck it in the freezer for months and months. Then, last week, after being inspired by the Williams Sonoma class on searing and...

Just a few suggestions for the Big Game

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Mystery Cake

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This is one of our new favorite cakes and I’m already looking for a reason to make it again. It’s so easy to put together and it tastes so good! The cake itself is a fairly basic spice cake with the classic flavor of cinnamon and...

Special K Product Review – and a question

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I really debated about writing this post. Does a product review have a proper place on a cooking/baking site? I couldn’t decide. I personally like reading product reviews on other sites. I love hearing about new foods and getting a true opinion of different...

Cinnamon Swirl Bread

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I love pretty much any type of quickbread or muffin. Check out the bread label on this blog for proof of that statement. I was looking for a new bread recipe to test out on my Sunday School class last week, and I saw...