Granola Bars
Breakfast | Kid Friendly

Granola Bars

Last year I tried making homemade granola bars for the first time. I love the sweet and salty flavors with the crunchy texture. That weekend I had my first gallbladder attack and ended up with a surgery to remove it a few weeks later. Somehow the foods I ate that weekend prior to the attack…

Breads | Breakfast | Scones

Currant Oat Scones

When I lived in Los Angeles one of my favorite Saturday morning activities included breakfast at Campanile. I loved going over to the La Brea Bakery and taking home some of the baked goods created by Nancy Silverton. She is one of my favorite chefs. I would be  poor and my waist line would grow…

Cranberry Coffeecake
Breakfast | Christmas

Cranberry Coffeecake

Christmas is here. I am looking forward to special times with my family. My niece and nephews are so excited and it is fun to see Christmas through their eyes. I love breakfast. Special days demand special recipes to celebrate with. This Christmas morning I am going to share my new favorite coffeecake with my…

Breads | Breakfast

Banana Coffee Muffins

Taking a break from the Baked cookbook, I had a few ripe bananas that needed to be put to use. Searching online I found a banana coffee muffin recipe by Paula Deen. I remembered making something similar awhile back but with chocolate chips. These are make in minutes muffins. They are the kind you can…


Blueberry Coffee Cake

This morning I realized I had these wild blueberries that needed to be used. I searched my pantry for what I had and started looking for a recipe to match. The result was a moist Blueberry Coffee Cake. It is easy to throw together, bake, pour yourself a cup of hot coffee and indulge!