Raisin Bread with a Cinnamon Swirl

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… Continue Reading


Cinnamon rolls

Step by Step Homemade Cinnamon Rolls-

Cinnamon Rolls are the Ultimate Comfort Food! When I think about comfort foods, I think about foods like warm bread, macaroni and cheese, and of course, cinnamon rolls.   What is so great about making your own homemade cinnamon rolls anyway?  It is the aroma of cinnamon wafting through the air.  That smell that brings us… Continue Reading


Biscuit Cake

Bernie’s Traditional Irish Biscuit Cake

If you are lucky, you will someday visit a place that touches your heart in such a way that it can only be described as  “home”.   This is exactly how I felt when I recently visited Ireland. In July 2017,  my cousin,  who I didn’t know existed, made contact with my mom on Ancestry.com.  A… Continue Reading


Salmon Pie

Flaky Salmon Pie

If you love salmon and flaky puff pastry, you are going to love this recipe! This flaky salmon pie recipe is made with just a few simple ingredients, it’s fancy enough to make for a dinner party, and best of all, has amazing flavor. The Fish  When it comes to seafood, Atlantic salmon  is one… Continue Reading


1 Delicious Breakfast: The Florentine Scramble

Why not get your morning off to a great start with this Florentine inspired breakfast? If you love spinach and feta together, you will love this delicious Florentine Scramble. Why I love this recipe: The Florentine Scramble recipe is great when entertaining guests for the weekend , serve it up with breakfast sausage or bacon… Continue Reading


Lemon Poppy Cupcakes with teacup and teapot

Best Ever Lemon Poppy Seed Cupcakes

The bright and sunny taste of lemon poppy seed cupcakes is the perfect morning eye opener! Your right, they look like muffins, but the texture and taste is more like a little cake, so cupcakes they are! Now that doesn’t mean you can’t eat them for breakfast, on the contrary, these can compliment any brunch… Continue Reading


Lobster roll with pinwheel and flower

Best New England Style Lobster Roll

When most people think of Cape Cod, they think of quaint little villages by the sea with streets lined with Artisan shops filled with every souvenir imaginable.  But when I think of Cape Cod, I think about my family and lobster rolls. Every summer as a child and into adulthood, my family packs up and… Continue Reading


Strawberry cream cheese Trifle

Strawberry Cream Cheese Trifle

Strawberry shortcake is wonderful.   This dessert has been served up in so many delightful arrangements.  Sweet cake, berries and sweetened cream,  you really can't go wrong with this combination.  So good in fact, that many have tried to recreate this taste in other forms, such as the all-time favorite strawberry shortcake bar or strawberry shortcake yogurt.  So I decided to get a little creative and try making my own very special version of this dessert.  


Best Baby Back Ribs

Best Baby Back Ribs Recipe

With Father’s Day just around the corner,  I thought I would post a BBQ ribs recipe that most Dads can appreciate.  So,  if you have been wondering what to make for dinner for your special Dad on Father’s Day, I have just the thing.  How about some mouthwatering baby back ribs?  Who can resist the… Continue Reading


best homemade Pizza dough

Homemade Pizza Dough Recipe

Who doesn’t love pizza?  So many varieties to choose from like Margherita, Hawaiian and even your basic pepperoni and cheese.  Pizza is one of those totally satisfying perfect foods.   It seems to appeal to all kinds of different appetites.  For the meat lovers, cover that pie with sausage, pepperoni, and ham.   Veggie lovers,… Continue Reading


Crusty Italian Bread in basket sprinkled with sesame seeds

Homemade Italian Bread

Isn’t it amazing how the smell of homemade Italian bread wafting through the air can transcend us back in time? A time when things were simple.  Flour + yeast +salt+ water = bread. Not to mention, can bring people out from the caves of Electronicville. They will stop their video games, put down the tablet… Continue Reading