Monthly Archives: August 2010


Egg Bagels (via Peter Reinhart and Brown Eyed Baker) I love, absolutely love, New York bagels.  They are one of the many food items that I miss dearly living here in the South.  So, to satisfy my craving, I made … Continue reading

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Mile high banana bread

Sour Cream Banana (sans nuts) Bread (adapted from this recipe at One thing I love about bananas is their ability to be used at any stage of ripening.  Forgot to eat them while yellow?  No problem, just wait a … Continue reading

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Quest for the best Chocolate Chip Cookie

Best Ever Chocolate Chip Cookies (recipe created by Emily of Sugar Plum) I may have found my Chocolate Chip Cookie guru – the perfect combination of chew vs. crunch, chocolate vs. soft cookie dough.  These have become my go-to choc. chip … Continue reading

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Donuts take on a new form

Cinnamon Sugar Donut Muffins (Adapted from Laura Rebecca’s Kitchen) I love the ease of these muffins and the way they taste like an old-fashioned donut.  They make me feel like I’m indulging without the guilt which is welcome when one … Continue reading

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