Blackberry Lemon Bread

Blackberry Lemon Bread

This blackberry lemon bread is for all of you berry lovers, whether you pick your berries in a wild patch along the side of the road or as a mixed flat at the weekly Sunday market.

Sourdough discard apple muffins

Sourdough discard apple muffins

These sourdough discard apple muffins were requested by someone who asked for an apple muffin recipe packed with apples. Because fruit is an afterthought in too many recipes. But that is not so in these sourdough apple muffins! There is one medium-large (~1/2 lb) apple 

Red velvet beet waffles

Red velvet beet waffles

These red velvet beet waffles were developed for the reddit 52 weeks of baking challenge, week 19: Veggies Turned Sweet. Bake something sweet with at least one vegetable as an an ingredient. Some of these challenges have been easy to figure out, and some have 

Orange Zest French Toast

Orange Zest French Toast

I took a break from making sourdough and decided to make loaves of this Portuguese sweet bread for our sandwiches this week. As the bread baked in the oven, citrus aromas filled the house, and I dreamed of orange zest French toast.

Breakfast apple crisp with almond topping

Breakfast apple crisp with almond topping

This breakfast apple crisp is the end of apple recipes for now. It’s the end of my stash of those HunnyZ apples. And it’s almost strawberry and stone fruit season [dreams of summer fruit]. There are times for me when breakfast is grab and go. 

Loaded ham and cheese waffles

Loaded ham and cheese waffles

Facebook reminded me recently about these ham and cheese waffles, which I first made a year ago. However, at the time I had thought they weren’t hammy or cheesy enough. I’ve nearly doubled the mix-ins in these loaded ham and cheese waffles – they’re probably 

Orange Poppy Seed Waffles

Orange Poppy Seed Waffles

I have been wanting to make these orange poppy seed waffles for a while. So when kiddo woke me up at 4am this morning, and I couldn’t go back to sleep, it was time.

Chocolate Chip Scones

Chocolate Chip Scones

The making of this chocolate chip scones recipe today gave me an inkling of what contestants on the Great British Bake Off must go through. Because this week’s reddit 52 weeks of baking challenge was a timed challenge – 1 hour to bake!

Peanut butter waffles

Peanut butter waffles

Peanut butter waffles. Perfect for breakfast topped with strawberry jam and syrup. As a basis for a peanut butter and jelly sandwich. Or maybe even as dessert, topped with vanilla ice cream and hot fudge. I just might have to try that. Waffles are a 

Granola

Granola

There are some things that everyone should make at least once. Granola is one of them. It’s easy, it’s endlessly customizable, and granola in the oven makes your home smell amazing. Because I like clumpy granola, I often add the larger number of egg whites.