Monthly Archive: August 2014

100% Whole Wheat Cinnamon Rolls

Healthy Cinnamon Roll Recipe

If there is such a thing as a “healthy cinnamon roll recipe”, using 100% whole wheat flour has to be the place to start. Here in Colorado, the seasons are beginning to change.  You can feel it in the air – especially in the morning.  In a week or so, we’ll make...

Oven-roasted cauliflower bites, flavored with turmeric, red pepper flakes and sea salt.

Quick, Easy, Appetizer Recipe – Oven Roasted Cauliflower Bites

Just tried a quick, easy appetizer recipe this morning.  I came across this from one of my Facebook friends who is forever sharing yummy-looking desserts – so this one really caught my eye in that it was an appetizer.  Thanks Glenn!  (See my preparation notes in green.) Very low in calories and...

Baking Tools: Best Baking Pans

Baking Tools: Best Baking Pans

Here’s a selection of the best baking pans for your kitchen! Maybe you’ve dreamed of making those pretty, tiered cakes for special occasions:  If so, you’ll need a set of high-quality baking pans – like these from Fat Daddios: FREE SHIPPING!  Fat Daddios Round Anodized Aluminum Cake Pan Set, 4-piece.   Fat...

Candy Apple Red 9-Speed Hand Mixer by KitchenAid

Kitchenaid Hand Mixer; 9 Speed and Why You Need One

But I have a stand mixer, and other baking tools and equipment already – why would I need a hand mixer?  I remember thinking that way, too.  But when you’re in the middle of a recipe, and it calls for mixing 1 teaspoon of Magic Item X into your batter for two minutes,...

Collection of Herbs Tied in Bundles

Indoor Herb Garden Ideas

If you do any baking or cooking at all, you will find recipes calling for “two tablespoons of fresh, snipped chives,” or “1/4 cup of fresh dill.”  And so you go to the cupboard, find the 12-year-old tin of chives that fell behind the sugar bowl the last time you had baked...