Autumn Flavors Abound in this Cinnamon Raisin Swirl Bread

A Mouthful of Autumn Flavor Along with the cooler weather and leaves changing colors come new appetites for fall flavors.  Autumn is the best time to get back into baking.  So why not start with this delicious cinnamon swirl raisin bread?  This yeast bread recipe is a homemade version of the old favorite Sunmaid raisin…

Gadgets and Small Appliances I Love to use in my Kitchen!

When you cook frequently, you try to incorporate techniques and tools that make your job easier.  I am talking specifically about gadgets.  I love using gadgets when I cook.   Well, let me rephrase that, ” I love using gadgets that work”. I have a kitchen full of gadgets, some work…some don’t.  Here are some of…

These are not the “Best Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins”… it’s a Salad​.

Sometimes, even with your best efforts at making something delicious, you end up with a not so satisfying result. That is why this is not a recipe for The “Best Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins”, but instead it’s a salad.  After a day of baking and taste testing lemon poppy seed muffins, this body was pleading with…