Daring Bakers # 6 Caramel Cake

This months challenge was brought to you by the following..http://eggbeater.typepad.com/http://culinarycuriosity.blogspot.com/http://blondieandbrownie.blogspot.com/http://forayintofood.blogspot.com/http://glutenagogo.blogspot.com/ The recipe came from http://blogs.kqed.org/bayareabites/2006/12/24/caramel-cake-the-recipe/ by Shuna fish Lydon. This was a fabulous challenge. I didn’t have any real issues other than having to make the caramel syrup twice. I think I cooked it long the first go around. The cake and frosting were different […]

Happy Thanksgiving!

I could never suffer from bulimia..but today of all days, I wish I could stick my finger down my throat to puke..just so I could shovel some more stuffing down my belly!I am sorry I don’t have any photos of my HUGE Thanksgiving feast.(TWO 16.5 pound turkeys and a ham plus all the trimmings for […]

Welcome from Daytime

If you are visiting from viewing my segment on Daytime…WELCOME.. Click here for the recipes for the Fluffy Pumpkin Dip and Acorns  

Another TV Appearance

Hi all..just a quick note.I have another TV segment airing on Monday November 24th. For my local readers, Daytime airs on NBC from 10am to 11am.If you would like to see if Daytime airs in you area click HEREThe segment that is airing on Monday is actually the one I taped 1st..so my nerves will […]

Reese’s Cake with Peanut Butter Frosting

Do you see what I put in the middle??? Oh thats right..Whole Reese’s cups!!! Evil I tell ya! I thought I would come back with a bang! Another of my P.M.S creations (even though I made this cake for my hubbys b-day..Guys can have P.M.S,right?) This cake was soooooooooo incredibly rich, even I couldn’t eat […]

Let’s make a deal.

Ok..enough of a break..I miss y’all! I am going to came back in limited capacity. I am not going to stress my self out by feeling the need to post 4 posts a week, visit 60+ blogs, answering 30-60 comments per post, playing all the blogging games, awards, etc. I started my blog in April […]

I interrupt this blogging break for…

a quick funny story… I will set the scene. I am in the kitchen(what else is new) getting ready to make my daughter an English muffin with peanut butter(she also wanted Fluff on it)..um yeah, I said no to that one.Emmas response to that…”Why, Nana lets me?” Damn Grandparents!Anyhow, I am cutting the English muffin, […]

Pumpkin dip, acorns and a goodbye

Alright, lets talk some food first! I had to jump on the fall food bandwagon!I made the next two items for my second TV segment that should be airing closer to Thanksgiving(I promise I will get them up on my blog when the hubby figures out how to get them off the DVR).Is that a […]

Daring Bakers #5 PIZZA

Pizza………..How easy is that? Everyone can make Pizza Right? Sure I can, I make it almost every Friday night. I purchase pizza dough from my grocery bakery, let it rise for an hour when I get home, load it up with toppings, and there we have it…PIZZA! I am soooo a pro! HA…I was humbled […]

Vanilla Extract (eventually)

Thanks for everyones ideas for my Impulse Buy. I decided the first thing I would do with them would be, Vanilla Extract. Have you noticed how expensive Vanilla Extract is? Its like $8.99 for one of the bigger bottles of McCormick. For all you bakers out there you know how fast it goes!! Well it […]

Oven Baked Potatoes

We don’t eat spuds that often in my house, quite frankly because my hips don’t like them. And we all know I have willpower issues. So I just avoid them like the plague! But on the rare occasion that I do make them, I don’t want mashed potatoes (even though I make MEAN mashed potatoes) […]

Welcome from Daytime

If you are visiting my blog via Daytime, WELCOME.I hope you enjoyed my fun segment. Please forgive my nerves.Feel free to stay awhile and poke around. I have some yummy food and some even yummier looking photography! Leave a comment if you wish, I would love to hear from you! If you would like to […]