Last year we were unable to travel back home to be with our families for Thanksgiving because I was on travel restriction – due to being super pregnant with my youngest son. My family was awesome and came up to see us early and we had a pre-Thanksgiving Thanksgiving. We made the whole fest and … Continue reading What do you think of when you hear swirl buns?
A few weeks ago my family and I walked to one of our favorite parts of town to explore shops and enjoy the outdoors before the winter winds blow in and the city freezes over. One of our favorite places to go is the Amazon book store, because the boys love to look at new … Continue reading Did you check the corrections page?
As my baking adventure from last week wrapped up and I said goodbye to my sweet friends, I realized that I had 6 extra egg yolks from the macarons and Swiss buttercream we created. I put them away in the fridge and moved on to my next project which was getting ready to head back … Continue reading What do you do with extra egg yolks?
So my sweet neighbor came over the other night while we were having a baking party. I sent her a text that said, “We are making macarons and drinking wine- come over if you want”. Needless to say, she came over within a few minutes. She looked around and goes…”Oh macarons! I thought you meant … Continue reading Is it one o or two?
After we got home from Napa I thought about what I wanted to make first from all the yummy treats we tried. I was asking Kevin what we should do and without skipping a beat he goes, “ENGLISH MUFFINS!!” He really, really liked the english muffins we had at Model Bakery. Pretty sure that in … Continue reading Do you bake english muffins?
Last week my husband and I had the amazing luxury of being able to take a trip to Napa for a few days. My in-laws came and stayed with our boys. Happy to report back that everyone survived! While I was there, I tried to take lots of pictures of all the “research” I was … Continue reading All the breakfast treats in Napa
As I was searching for things to make for my next baking adventure I thought about things that my family enjoyed to eat often and what came to mind was cinnamon toast. It is made most days in our house. So I searched around for a recipe that seemed slightly challenging, but again not too … Continue reading Perseverance and the Cinnamon Swirl Bread