Rambly Bambly time.

Working on Witness to the Moon this week.   What do I have to ramble about today? My brain is a mess because I’m trying to do a bunch of things at once. My mom asked if I’d make some homemade bread and banana bread. Now I couldn’t make the traditional banana bread that I personally makeContinue reading “Rambly Bambly time.”

Marshmallow Creme Recipe & S’mores cake

For my birthday, I made my own cake. I wasn’t going to, but then I saw an old double chocolate mix that we had and figured I would. I have been craving S’mores like nobody’s bidness. So when I saw the chocolate cake mix I thought . . . well, why not make a S’moresContinue reading “Marshmallow Creme Recipe & S’mores cake”

Can you tell she smells baked pancake?

Lucy in the midst of her haircut. I paused to make baked pancake for lunch.  I told her that I would be making a baked pancake and she should bug my mom for some. This is what she did. She went to the kitchen, smelled it cooking, and wouldn’t stop looking at the oven.  TooContinue reading “Can you tell she smells baked pancake?”

Old World Charm – Modern Living Cinnamon Roll Bread

Cinnamon Roll Bread This recipe is derived from The Pioneer Woman cinnamon roll recipe – http://thepioneerwoman.com/cooking/2007/06/cinammon_rolls_/     INGREDIENTS: 1 cup milk 1/4 cup oil 1/4 cup sugar 3 tsp yeast (I use quick rise) 1 tsp vanilla 1/4 tsp cinnamon (optional) 2 cup all-purpose flour 1/4 cup flour 1/4 heaping tsp baking powder 1/4 almostContinue reading “Old World Charm – Modern Living Cinnamon Roll Bread”

Homemade Tater Tots and boy are they delish

Credit for the original recipe is found here – http://www.seriouseats.com/recipes/2011/03/homemade-tater-tots.html I will write up how I did it, but the original tells how to freeze it, and the like. Mine will just tell how to make a quick batch which will disappear within no time. And I do mean NO time.  Homemade Tater Tots Ingredients: (OriginalContinue reading “Homemade Tater Tots and boy are they delish”

Easy cake doughnut holes (lots of step-by-step images)

Some of the most delicious doughnut holes on the planet. Not even kidding. Fairly simple to make too. One winter when the heater decided to stop working, my mom was in Texas, brother was long-haul truck driving, and I was on my own, I used a bag of these to pay my brother’s friends forContinue reading “Easy cake doughnut holes (lots of step-by-step images)”

Pumpkin Walnut Cookies

I always love making these cookies around the winter time, to go along with it being Christmas, and Fall, but these taste practically like doughnuts, so they’d be good year-round really.  Pumpkin Walnut Cookies Yield: About 5 dozen Ingredients:                   Cookie: 1 cup butter, softened 2/3 firmly packedContinue reading “Pumpkin Walnut Cookies”