The Pumpkin Bread You’ll Make All Year

Pumpkin Bread

Oh, boy. Wait. I mean: Oh, Boy! As in, I love when Boy points me to a recipe he loves knowing we’ll love it too. Sharing is caring, y’all. We are big fans of Sour Cream Banana Bread in this house.  Big. Fans.  The out-of-this-world deliciousness that is that banana bread is our gold standard […]

Muffin Mania!

Muffin Mania!

Who doesn’t love a muffin?  WHO?! I hate having to search through my archives for my muffin recipes, so I thought it would be nice to find all the muffins I’ve waxed poetic about in one post…THIS ONE! Let’s get ready to muffin! #1: Glazed Donut Muffins. Oh, me oh, my oh.  Good.  Make.  Now. […]

How To Properly Store Baked Goods

How to Properly Store Baked Goods

You’ve spent all day perfecting your light and airy cupcakes, that buttery pie crust, those dense amazeballs brownies, but are you hip to the last step in your perfect perfection: how to store your baked goods?   This step often gets overlooked in baking. How you store your delectable creations can mean the difference between […]

Sour Cream Banana Bread

Sour Cream Banana Bread

You read the title right.  Sour. Cream. Banana. Bread. To die! Confession: I’m not a banana lover.  If you see me eating one; I’m desperate or under duress.  I pretty much only eat them during training season for long runs, and only if they’re a bit on the green side and not covered with spots.  […]

Orange Honey Muffins with Orange Donut Glaze

Honey Orange Muffins

Orange Orange Orange!  I love me some baked goods made with oranges (not to be confused with lemons).  You?  You do?! Well, my babies, you’re in luck.  These muffins are easy, delicious and nutritious! Serve them glazed… Or neekid in a basket… Print Orange Honey Muffins Ingredients2 1/2 cups all purpose flour 2 tsp baking […]

Funeral Food: Streusel Coffee Cake

Streusel Coffee Cake

Streusel Coffee Cake is a recipe that feeds a crowd.  Around these parts we call these dishes “funeral food.” You know what I mean. Funeral food is food you make to feed a crowd that doesn’t need much tending; it’s the kind of dish you put out on a buffet table and forget about. Comfort […]

Scones, Cinnamon Roll Style

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I’m always on the hunt for a delicious breakfast idea. Vanilla Pudding Cinnamon Rolls are in the top 10.  Banana Bread Pancakes would hit the spot.  Pumpkin-Streusel Cinnamon Buns are always yummy, but I’m pumpkined out.  I think it’s time for something new.  Something different.  Something easy. I think I found a contender. Hello luva: […]

Coffee Cake Muffins

Coffee Cake Muffins

Mrs. Tucker loves a good muffin, don’t you?  When I was first married, and a beginning cook/baker, I made these Coffee Cake Muffins for special occasions, like birthdays and Christmas morning.  Anyone who was lucky enough to be a recipient, raved. They’ve been on my mind, so I decided to find the recipe and make […]

Sweet Orange Rolls

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…or as I like to call them: Sweet Orange Rolls O’Yurm. I do love a lip-smackin’ sweet roll (hello, pumpkin-cinnamon streusel buns) and these Sweet Orange Rolls have been added to my ever-growing list.  They are delicately delicious. Freshly squeezed orange juice imparts a light flavoring.  You could add an orange extract to bump up […]

Blueberry Muffins with Double-D Donut Glaze

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Muffins with donut glaze seems impossibly decadent, but double-dip those beauties and folks will want to marry you, kids will clean their rooms without nagging and grandkids will think you made them candy for breakfast.  Oh, my. I present Blueberry Muffins, double-dipped with donut glaze.     The glaze is thin and subtle, but it […]