Low-sugar Lemon Raspberry Bars

 Posted by at 7:00 am on August 29, 2012  Comments Off on Low-sugar Lemon Raspberry Bars
Aug 292012
 
Low-sugar Lemon Raspberry Bars

For my mom’s birthday this year, I decided I was feeling good enough to try a new recipe. One that had been on my mind for some time, but with not feeling well, I had to set it aside. So, I ventured to the grocery store- this time it didn’t make me queezy, thank goodness. […]

Labor Day Ice Cream Social

 Posted by at 7:00 am on August 27, 2012  11 Responses »
Aug 272012
 
Labor Day Ice Cream Social

Hello all you ice cream lovers! Have you seen this great new book yet? I know I’ve talked about my new book plenty of times before, but in honor of this ice cream social we are having for Labor Day, I thought I’d share a great recipe from the book with you. It’s my sons’ […]

Happy Birthday to Me!

 Posted by at 12:00 pm on August 13, 2012  1 Response »
Aug 132012
 
Happy Birthday to Me!

I often get asked who makes my birthday cake? The answer? My husband is in charge. And instead of making a cake (it would probably go down in history on cake wrecks…) he buys me something really yummy. It’s traditionally been cheesecake- that is my favorite hands down treat ever…. until this year. For some […]

Our little garden

 Posted by at 12:00 pm on August 11, 2012  Comments Off on Our little garden
Aug 112012
 
Our little garden

Best garden conversation of the year….. Brian- “Honey? What’s wrong with our tomatoes?” (he brings me a handful of our purple cherry tomatoes) Me- “Nothing. They’re purple.” Brian- “But I didn’t plant a purple cherry tomato vine. I planted a red one.” Me- “It sure looks purple to me.” Its always fun to have little […]

Almond Sheet Cake with Strawberries and Cream

 Posted by at 12:00 pm on August 9, 2012  Comments Off on Almond Sheet Cake with Strawberries and Cream
Aug 092012
 
Almond Sheet Cake with Strawberries and Cream

I’m still not feeling great… and baking something yummy isn’t always appealing. But for a birthday, well that’s another story. I saw these beautiful strawberries at the store and was craving cream and chocolate, so I decided to combine all the flavors into a perfect summer cake. Light and refreshing, not too sweet. That’s how […]

A little housekeeping to do…

 Posted by at 12:00 pm on August 6, 2012  Comments Off on A little housekeeping to do…
Aug 062012
 

Please pardon our dust… Tuesday, August 7th, expect the site to be unavailable….. we are switching to wordpress. But after we are done, you can bet there will be some great recipes to share! Thanks, Happy Baking! Wendy