Banana Bread Muffin Heaven!

I am a bit of what I’d like to call an “over purchaser of bananas”. It seems like every time I make a trip to the market, I feel the need to purchase some bananas. There’s always that thought..you know the one…the nagging one that says “Do we have bananas? I can’t remember? Yeah we do…wait…maybe we don’t?”. Which is …

Irresistible French Bread

Oh bread, glorious bread! I love bread. In fact, I have no idea what I’d do if I couldn’t eat bread. And I love all different kinds of bread…white, sourdough, cinnamon raisin..the list goes on and on. But I’d have to say my absolute favorite type of bread would be French Bread. I’ve never made fresh bread. Ever. So this …

“Who likes butter?” (said NO ONE EVER).

For those of you who know me, you know how much I LOVE butter. Growing up we didn’t really use “real” butter for anything. We used margarine. That’s right…I said margarine. When I became a big kid and started making food decisions for myself, I finally ventured out of the margarine realm and into the butter universe. And I will …

Oatmeal Raisin Cookie Goodness!

Since the arrival of “Ol’ Blue Eyes (a.k.a. my new beloved mixer), I’ve been on a quest for new recipes to try. And what could be yummier than Oatmeal Raisin Cookies! Everybody loves Oatmeal Raisin Cookies! Well, except those few who despise raisins…and, of course, the Beske Twinado (although, as you can see here,they sure weren’t complaining as they added …

In the Beginning..

October 9, 2015…a day that would rock my baking world FOREVER. But let’s go back a few days before this day. It was a regular ol’ Tuesday. I had taken the girls to preschool and after that chaotic, tear-filled drop off, I decided to come home and bake some Banana Muffins. I had found this awesome recipe on Pinterest a few …