zucchinibread-8

Zucchini Banana Bread with Browned Butter Cream Cheese Frosting

Although most of the U.S. experiences an abundance of zucchini this time of year, that was not the case while I was in Aruba. I was coming across so many zucchini...

fluffernuttersmoothie-17

Fluffernutter Banana Smoothie

It’s a bit of a funny name, but fluffernutter is just code for two favorites rolled into one: Fluffer = Marshmallows Nutter = Peanut Butter Add bananas, and you’ve got yourself...

cheddarmuffins-12

15 Un-Labor Day Recipes

It’s Labor Day Weekend and that should mean easy, breezy, tail-end-of-summer and ease-into-fall food. And nothing that will cause you to break a sweat or do any hard laboring in the...

cinnraisinsmoothie-17

August 2012 Recipes

It’s the last day of the month and time to recap what I made. It was a huge month for me, with lots of recipes, realizations, and reflections. More on that...

beach-10

Sunset Sail

We arrived back home in San Diego in the wee hours of the morning after a wonderful month in Aruba. Unpacking the family, four loads of laundry, three grocery stores, mail...

TOH

Taste of Home Best Loved Recipes Cookbook Giveaway

I recently received the new Taste of Home Best Loved Recipes Cookbook before its available in stores (release date is September 13, 2012) It’s possibly the last cookbook you’ll need for...

peanutbutter

Peanut Butter Comparison

I love peanut butter and to be without it, even when traveling and away from home, just isn’t something I prefer. While in Aruba, I got a little adventurous and tried...

chocolatecake-17

The Best Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Ganache

Of the hundreds of dessert recipes I have on my blog, I realized that I didn’t have a chocolate cake recipe so I changed that. With the easiest, one-bowl, five minute,...

bananabread-10

Banana Bread with Vanilla Browned Butter Glaze

Posting my definition of the perfect banana bread recipe has been on my mental and blogger to-do list since about 2009 when I posted my last banana bread recipe and with...

CH

Weekend Things

Time for this week’s Weekend Things: 1. It was overcast and not really beach days on either Thursday or Friday courtesy of Hurricane Isaac (thankfully Aruba is well south of the...