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Orange Pound Cake

Orange Pound Cake

It’s citrus season, to celebrate why not make an Orange Pound Cake? This classic loaf cake is lightly flavored with fresh orange zest and fresh orange juice

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Danish Rye Bread

Danish Rye Bread This recipe is a modified version of a Danish Rye Bread from the Great British Baking Show. It's dense, flavorful and full of seeds, perfect for toasting or snacking. I've worked to convert all the measurements to make it easier to use if you don't...

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Pork Loin Chops with Spanish Rice in the Instant Pot

Pork Loin Chops with Spanish Rice in the Instant Pot

I taught an Instant Pot Class the other day and we made these instant pot pork chops. And as we stood there cooking and chatting I realized I'd never shared this recipe for Pork Loin Chops with Spanish Rice in the Instant Pot. Oops, I guess I thought it wasn't...

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Vegan Pavlova

Vegan Pavlova

Need a Vegan Dessert?? This recipe for Vegan Pavlova or Aquafaba Meringue is so utterly cool you won’t believe it until you see it. Meringue without eggs?? YES, YOU CAN!

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Instant Pot Brownies

Instant Pot Brownies

Rich Fudgy Brownies in the Instant Pot? YES, YOU CAN! These are quite possibly the best brownies I’ve ever eaten, and I know they’re the best I’ve ever made.

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Raspberry Sauce

Raspberry Sauce

Need the PERFECT Raspberry Sauce or Puree? Try my easy to make Raspberry Sauce! Just right for ice cream, cheesecake, yogurt and MORE!

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The Best Instant Pot Cheesecake

The Best Instant Pot Cheesecake

This cheesecake won out over all the other cheesecakes I’ve made by being the creamiest, easiest cake. The recipe and method are relatively simple and straightforward.

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Great British Baking Show Bake-Along Wrap Up

Great British Baking Show Bake-Along Wrap Up

Great British Baking Show Bake-Along Wrap Up I can't even believe how quickly this Bake-Along went for us. Or maybe that was me? I don't know, but it feels like it's suddenly over. This is the wrap-up post for our FIRST Great British Baking Show Bake-Along. We had...

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Befordshire Clangers

Befordshire Clangers

This is it, the bake that sparked my Great British Baking Show Bake-Along, the Bedfordshire Clanger! This is bake was the signature bake for Forgotten Bakes Week and I wanted to bake with other bakers so much I decided to make a group to do just that! I watched as the...

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Pumpkin Cheesecake Jars

Pumpkin Cheesecake Jars

Here I am again with one more portable dessert in a jar, Pumpkin Cheesecake Jars!  Pumpkin Cake Jars, Mint Cheesecake Jars, and Mocha Cheesecake Jars are just a few of our family's favorites desserts in jars. Pumpkin Cheesecake Jars And now we've...

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Enumclaw to Union Gap

Enumclaw to Union Gap

Day 2 of the PNW Foodie Road Trip started with farms in Enumclaw, continued on through Chinook Pass and finished in Union Gap Washington.

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Orange Cinnamon Millionaire Bars

Orange Cinnamon Millionaire Bars

Orange Cinnamon Millionaire Bars, a perfect mix of orange shortbread, cinnamon caramel, and a thin layer of chocolate on top, three distinct flavors making one perfect cookie.

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Beef and Bean Wet Burritos

Beef and Bean Wet Burritos

These Beef and Bean Wet Burritos have been a LONG time in the making. By that I mean it took me a long time to figure out I wanted to make them. Don’t wait!

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What to Pack for an Alaskan Cruise

So you’re planning An Alaskan Cruise, good for you! I’ve written a few other posts about what to pack/not pack for an Alaskan vacation, but I’ve never touched on the subject of what to pack for an Alaskan Cruise, UNTIL NOW. As a lifelong Alaskan, I feel confident about sharing my packing lists for Alaskan travelers.

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Mocha Cheesecake Jars

Mocha Cheesecake Jars

I love to make baked goods in jars, like my Pumpkin Cake Jars, Mint Cheesecake Jars and now Mocha Cheesecake Jars. They’re SO easy to take along for desserts in lunches, they don’t end up crushed and mangled, they travel really well. ANd I think the 1/2 pint wide mouth jars make the perfect size lunch dessert. Make these Mocha Cheesecake jars for lunches this week, your people will thank you!

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Choctoberfest 2018

It’s CHOCTOBERFEST! am joining forces with over 100 other bloggers from around the world to post delicious chocolate recipes all week long. Plus we have PRIZES!

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Easy Instant Pot Short Ribs

Easy Instant Pot Short Ribs

These Easy Instant Pot Short Ribs are so quick and hands-off to make they give you plenty of time to make the rest of dinner or quickly marshall the troops to clean the house or sit back and put your feet up while dinner cooks itself. Short ribs are tasty and juicy if...

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