Hi friends, how’s your week going? Life on Wednesdays is back in action – here are a few things I’ve been doing the happy dance for lately: 1. This bulldog cookie jar is speaking to me. Loudly. 2. This past Saturday night B and I headed downtown to see Amos Lee at the Balboa Theatre, […]
Cornbread waffles are made easy using a corn muffin mix, and feature a touch of cinnamon and fresh blueberries. The homemade blueberry maple syrup adds an extra special touch! Do you ever get the “after-vacation” blues? Where you walk through the door, set down your bags, and sink into the couch while thoughts of reality (such as quantifying […]
Meet beer bread’s cousin, hard cider bread. It was only a matter of time before this loaf made itself known in my kitchen. We’ve been enjoying a whole lot of its inspiration, this awesome honey beer bread, for awhile now, and you know how “they” say not to fix what’s not broken? (Who are “they” […]
Funfetti soft pretzel bites are an easy and poppable sweet treat the whole family will love. This sweet soft pretzel dough recipe contains no yeast so there’s no rise time required. Happy Monday, guys! Typically I’m not one to extol the joys of a Monday, but there’s a high probability that when this post goes live, […]
These are cookies, that are shaped like muffins, that were inspired by candies. Confused yet? If you are, you wouldn’t be the first. Someone I know may or may not have eaten a few for breakfast because he thought they were muffins. But I can’t really blame him, they look preeeetty convincing to me.
You know those times when you want something so badly, it almost becomes a need? After a long week, this want/need oftentimes manifests itself as my trusty pair of sweatpants, a glass of wine (or beer, I’m an equal opportunist) and an episode or five of Parks and Rec. This past weekend, I “needed” all […]
These moist maple walnut muffins are richly flavored with walnut oil, maple extract, cinnamon, and chopped walnuts. A sauteed banana, brown sugar, and walnut mixture is baked on top to add a delectable, slightly-sweet note. So…today’s Thursday. That means yesterday was Wednesday, huh? Guys, I came up short on that Life on Wednesdays post this […]