Category: Cooking

Me…baking Christmas cookies

I can’t understand when people say they don’t bake. Seriously. It’s so easy. It’s relaxing. And unfortunately–the end result tastes pretty darned good. Like… these… This is my mom’s shortbread recipe. It’s super-easy AND it’s yummy! One batch = 2 sheets of cookies. That’s 2-1/2 to 3 dozen, depending how big you make them. Of …

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All For The Love of Raspberries

Who doesn’t love raspberries? Especially the fresh, juicy somewhat tart berries of summer! I could have been writing the first draft of an article this afternoon but no. Instead I decided to make a few muffins. Those raspberries were crying for me to make them into something yummy. And so…. I mixed them up…. You …

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My Yummy Apple Crisp

(made with semi stolen apples) The thing I always hated about apple crisp was that it wasn’t actually crisp. I didn’t want soggy oatmeal. I wanted something crisp. And I finally found it! It’s the best crisp ever. Although the recipe below is made with apples, you can interchange any fruit you want to use. …

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Raspberry Muffins

I have these… and so I thought I’d make some raspberry muffins. I made some really good ones last year and I’m not quite sure what I did with the recipe. I searched through my cookbook and found a little slip of paper with a recipe scribbled on it. It doesn’t have a title but …

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