Corn, White Cheddar and Basil Fritters

With a new house comes new neighbors.  I was so nervous about meeting all the neighbors because….what if they don’t like me.  What if….they find me incredibly annoying OR they think I’m a little...

Peach Shortcakes with Lavender Biscuits

My fixation with lavender continues.  I’m running low on culinary lavender after making this recipe so I will probably give it a rest unless I raid my underwear drawer.  I’m pretty sure the lavender...

Toasted Marshmallow Ice Cream

I have been trying to make this recipe for weeks.  One attempt lead to plain vanilla ice cream because after I started the base I realized the kids had eaten all the marshmallows. The...

Tuesday’s Tip: How to Freeze Dough

I saw Halloween Peeps the other day at the store….four days into the month of August to be exact.  AUGUST…..Halloween Peeps!  It made me angry for no other reason than it was a huge...

Homemade Coconut Butter

I have been seeing coconut butter everywhere lately and more and more recipes are using it as an ingredient. A VERY EXPENSIVE ingredient. I received a sample from Artisana and when I went to...

Lavender Lemonade Bars

If you follow me on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram, you are aware that I just moved and updated my kitchen.  I was unable to bake anything for quite sometime and was slacking on the...