Cinnamon Raisin Streusel Muffins

Cinnamon Raisin Muffins

  One of my favorite segments in America’s Test Kitchen (ATK) is the taste test.  Over the years, I’ve learned to trust their call on a lot of pantry items I stock in my kitchen.  It was fortuitous to come across their top recommendation for cinnamon during a week when all I wanted to do […]

Ham, Cheese and Chive (Spelt) Scones

Ham, Cheese and Chive (Whole Grain) Scones

  Do you ever have one of those weeks that stand out as good eating weeks?  Last weekend was one of those for me.  Between meeting friends for dinner and spending time with my family I feasted for two days.  Actually, I’m still feasting from a care package that my parents sent home with me, […]

Pumpkin Bran Muffins

Pumpkin Bran Muffins {Egg-Free} | @lemonsanchovies

  I don’t know about you but getting up on Monday morning is not my favorite part of the week.  Sometimes, long after my early-riser of a husband has gotten up and fixed his breakfast, I find myself still negotiating with the clock for yet another ten minutes.   Finally, 6:30 comes…then 7:00 and I […]

Persimmon Scones

Persimmon Scones @lemonsanchovies

  Without intending it, it seems I’ve embarked on a mission to find the perfect scone recipe in the last few weeks.  I’ve shared a few here that I’m very happy with (here, here, here and here) but I think it never hurts to find a new favorite, right?  On a recent weekend stay in […]

Benoîtons with Chocolate Chips

Benoitons with Chocolate Chips (French Rye Rolls)

  On the day of our departure from France my husband and I rose early.  Already on “home” mode, we packed the night before and, after a light breakfast, went about tidying up the apartment we rented during the last half of our vacation (more on this in an upcoming post).  It had been a […]