Cheddar Bacon Scones

savory scones

Sometimes I put my huge deck-building-problem-solving brains to work on other problems, like how can I turn my favorite scone recipe of all time into a savory scone? Turns out it couldn't really be easier. Just add some shredded cheddar and bacon ..

Baked Coconut Almond Oatmeal Cups

baked oatmeal recipe

Can I make a confession? I don't like oatmeal. Never have. There is not enough sugar in the world to make otherwise delicious oats actually taste good when they are cooked...

Apricot Pineapple Jam


I'm not going to lie, canning is not my all-time favorite activity, but on the other hand, apricot jam is SO delicious! Plus, store bought jam is expensive, and not homemade, making it far less appealing...

Blueberry Buttermilk Muffins

blueberry muffin recipe

I'm probably going to get into trouble for making these muffins. Robb suggested them, and then he left town, and the rest of us ate his favorite blueberry muffins without him. Sorry, Robb. Try not to be made at me!..

Brown Butter Breakfast Puffs

mini muffins

As soon as the kitchen is clean, and I do mean AS SOON AS, I feel an overwhelming urge to use everything in it. I can dirty a spotless kitchen in no time flat. Today I came home from running all my errands, took one look at the sparkling clean sink..