Baking

Award Winning Plum Pie Recipe

Award Winning Plum Pie Recipe

For whatever reason, I have been purchasing a lot of fruit from Costco. Of all places, Costco. My wife and daughter have been plowing down fruit like it is going to be the end of the world. It seems as though every couple of days […]

Biko – Filipino Rice Dessert

Biko – Filipino Rice Dessert

I know it has been a while since I last posted, and my apologies. I am still cooking and keeping busy but writing about something that I have made, at least in the kitchen, recently has not been there. Up until now that is. I […]

Roasted Salted Almonds

Roasted Salted Almonds

I really give credit to my wife, in more ways than one, but one of those credits is due to packing a healthy lunch on a regular basis. As I do all of the grocery shopping, I am very in tune as to what is […]

Bacon Patty Melt

Bacon Patty Melt

I’ve posted about the patty melt, what seems like many moons ago, and it may very well be one of my favorite burgers. There is something about it, and yes it has beef, onions, cheese, and butter, and possible other items. It’s not for the […]

Double Chocolate Banana Bread

Double Chocolate Banana Bread

It seems that I am always buying too many bananas. Honestly I love bananas but I’m more into throwing one in an afternoon smoothie rather than choking one down in the morning. My intent is always there though and as I know my wife enjoys […]

Chocolate No Bake Cookies with Cranberries and Pepitas

Chocolate No Bake Cookies with Cranberries and Pepitas

I grew up eating this style of cookie. Granted my grandma made some darn good, and probably the best oatmeal cookies that I have ever eaten, but my dad of all people turned me on to these chocolate no bake cookies. I remember watching him […]