The Twelve Days of Cookies – Vanilla Bean Tuiles

I just received a new cookbook to review called “Pure Vanilla – Irresistible Recipes and Essential Techniques” by Shauna Sever.  As you might have guessed, the entire cookbook contains recipes using vanilla…in everything.  I’m...

The Very Best Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Crispy on the outside, soft and chewy on the inside, these are the BEST Oatmeal Raisin Cookies ever. A simple recipe I’ve been making for years, this is one cookie you won’t be able...

Bacon and Cheddar Corn Bread Muffins

When I made the Turkey and Black Bean Chili the other week, I needed something to go with it other than the standard bread.  I really love a buttered kaiser roll with my chili and...

Whole Wheat Morning Glory Muffins

Sweet, moist Whole Wheat Morning Glory Muffins are loaded with healthy ingredients.  Tasting almost like a carrot cake, they’re the tastiest way to kick off your day. Note:  Recipe and photos have been updated...

Glazed Apple Cider Doughnuts

I have never, in my life, made doughnuts before but with the weather getting cooler and the need to wear a sweatshirt two days ago I had a HUGE craving for apple cider donuts. ...