Cinnamon Buns, Bakery Style!

What’s fluffy on the inside and out? ….Cinnamon Rolls!! My husband loves cinnamon rolls over many other baked goods that I make, which I never really understood and I’m not going to try to… I’ve just accepted it…really. The thing about cinnamon rolls, or actually any baked goods or breads, is that it requires yeast… Continue reading Cinnamon Buns, Bakery Style!


Fluffy Pumpkin Spice Pancakes

I love pumpkin… …it tastes like Fall. I have made pancakes so many times that I can’t even remember how many, but it has never come out the way that I wanted… Either it was too rubbery or it lost it’s fluffiness after it was removed from the pan (and no one wants a deflated,… Continue reading Fluffy Pumpkin Spice Pancakes

Bread · Breakfast · Muffins

Roasted Banana Chocolate Chip Muffin stuffed with Cheesecake with Chocolate-Espresso Buttercream

It’s the beginning of roasting season… …starting with some bananas! The convenience of having my parents within driving distance to me….is they bring tons of groceries from the suburbs and usually it’s waaaaaay too much! Just imagine, your frig being loaded up with two dozen eggs, 4 lbs of butter, half gallon of milk, various… Continue reading Roasted Banana Chocolate Chip Muffin stuffed with Cheesecake with Chocolate-Espresso Buttercream

Bread · Breakfast

Cinnamon Nutella Chocolate Chip Babka

Mesmerizing swirls… …take a huge bite into cinnamon sugar, Nutella and chocolate chips awesomeness! Looks complicated, but it’s surprisingly so simple. To make this even easier, buy a great bread dough and make the filling! Ingredients (makes two mini skillets at 6 inches in diameter or one large skillet): For Dough: 1 packet dry yeast (2… Continue reading Cinnamon Nutella Chocolate Chip Babka

Breakfast · Drinks

Strawberry and Pineapple Fruit Smoothie

So simple… …yet so AMAZING… perfect for anytime of the day. I prefer more fruit than yogurt, so this recipe uses a minimal amount of yogurt, but can be added as well. The below recipe makes enough for two, but after you try it, you might want to keep it all for yourself…    Ingredients:… Continue reading Strawberry and Pineapple Fruit Smoothie