Apple Pie Bread

This Apple Pie Bread is complete with a cinnamon apple filling.  Toast up a slice of this bread for a tasty treat on a cool Fall morning!

This Apple Pie Bread is complete with a cinnamon apple filling.  Toast up a slice of this bread for a tasty treat on a cool Fall morning!I’ve been bitten by the Fall baking bug.  I think the arrival of apple season makes me crave delicious baked goods!  Truthfully, I love crunching on a big, juicy apple every day for lunch (especially Honeycrisp apples!).  But I also can’t resist the urge to turn those apples into tarts, piescheesecakes, breads and the list goes on!Continue Reading »

Grilled Mexican Street Corn

Enjoy the last few weeks of summer with this tasty Mexican Street Corn.  This fresh corn is covered in crema, grated Parmesan, lime juice and feta cheese…and it’s delicious!

This Mexican Street Corn is covered in crema, grated Parmesan, lime juice and feta cheese.  It's messy...and VERY tasty!Officially, there are just about two weeks of Summer left for those of us here in the Northern hemisphere.  I don’t know about you, but I feel like Fall started this past weekend.  School buses are back out in full force, and I think our thermometer dipped into the upper 40’s last night.  I even have a light scattering of leaves on my front lawn already.  I absolutely love Fall (it’s my favorite season), but I feel like Summer was way too short this year.  Continue Reading »

Double Chocolate Birthday Cake with Waffeletten Cookies

This Double Chocolate Birthday Cake features layers of moist chocolate cake covered in a classic chocolate buttercream frosting.  The cake is topped with crispy Waffeletten cookies for an extra special treat!

This Double Chocolate Birthday Cake features layers of moist chocolate cake covered in a classic chocolate buttercream frosting.Happy Birthday to you! (Yes, you!)  Did you know that more babies are born in September than any other month of the year?  And September 16th is the most popular birthday in the world.  Crazy!  I was born in July, but my wife does indeed have a September birthday.  Every September, my wife always requests a decadent chocolate cake for her birthday.  I’m talking chocolate on chocolate deliciousness.  I’m talking that chocolate cake that you daydream about.  I’m talking this Double Chocolate Birthday Cake with Waffeletten Cookies!Continue Reading »

Apple Cider Cake

A delicious combination of brown sugar and apple cider,
this Apple Cider Cake is the perfect way to kick off Fall baking!

A delicious combination of brown sugar and apple cider, this Apple Cider Cake is the perfect treat for a crisp Fall day!Sometimes, recipes are invented purely by mistake.  Sure, we’ve all “invented” recipes by leaving out an ingredient or baking it too long.  (“Wait…was that cayenne!?  I meant to add cinnamon.”)  But sometimes mistakes in the kitchen work out for the better.  That’s totally how this Apple Cider Cake came into existence.Continue Reading »