Cherry Chocolate Chip Scones

Cherry Chocolate Chip Scones

Cherry Chocolate Chip Scones! Just the name says "Summer is almost here!" Have you ever been cherry picking? I've never been, but would love to go some day! These beauties were just in my local grocery store. I only see them once a year though, so I had to pick…

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Browned Butter Blueberry Muffins

Browned Butter Blueberry Muffins

Hi friends! How are you? I've been busy doing updates on the blog. Can you believe I found posts without recipes? Seriously! A food blog without recipes? Not even sure how THAT happened! There are posts that need refreshening (which I'm working toward!) or favorites that need to be shared…

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Coconut Chocolate Chip Waffles

Coconut Chocolate Chip Waffles

Hi friends! Are you ready for breakfast? How about a healthier version of breakfast? Pull up a chair. I'm serving Coconut Chocolate Chip Waffles. We'll have some coffee and a chat about making changes and doing things better! I'm excited to introduce you to an amazing new product from NanaSolutions,…

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Orange Cranberry Almond Tea Cakes

Orange Cranberry Almond Tea Cakes

Hi friends! With citrus season in full swing here in Southern California, our farmers markets are bursting at the seams with all types of lemons, oranges, grapefruit and kumquats. My hands down favorites are Cara Cara Oranges, Blood Oranges, Meyer Lemons and Tangerines. The Orange Cranberry Almond Tea Cakes I'm…

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Top 12 Pecan recipes for National Pecan Month

Top 12 Pecan Recipes For National Pecan Month

Hi friends! November is National Pecan Month! Pecan Pie has always been one of my favorite desserts for Thanksgiving. Believe it or not, there are other ways to enjoy Pecans. My little bakers heart knows about pecan cookies and shortbread, pies and bars, ooey-gooey cinnamon rolls and bread pudding stuffed…

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Blueberry Pancakes! Mini Sous does a guest post!

Blueberry Pancakes!  Mini Sous Does A Guest Post!

What do you do with a hungry toddler and a basket of freshly picked blueberries? You make Blueberry Pancakes for a friend! Today, Mini Sous is debuting her first guest post! We're pitching in for our friend Heather over at Basil Momma, who is recovering from surgery. It's a family…

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Honey Date Scones

Honey Date Scones

On a recent trip with the California Farm Water Coalition Board, we toured the Coachella Valley and learned how Dates are grown and harvested. It's quite fascinating, really.  The crops are harvested just once a year and someone has to climb to the tops of each tree six to eight times…

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Pumpkin Scones

Pumpkin Scones

Making Pumpkin Scones is one of the best pumpkinly delicious things about the Fall Baking season.  The warmth from the cinnamon, a little kick from the ground nutmeg and cloves and then a sweet, spiced glaze covering the top!  Mmm - mmm.  It's pumpkin perfection!  At least it is for me!…

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Pumpkin Pancakes

Pumpkin Pancakes

I love pancakes! Yep, I am a certified "pancake person!"  Why?  Well, pancakes are versatile.  You can make them savory or sweet.  They are easy to put together and you can have them for any meal of the day.  Seriously, pancakes for dinner are amazing!  If you haven't tried that…

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