Cinnamon Pecan Applesauce Bundt Cake with Browned Butter Glaze. It’s nicely spiced with a nutty crunch and touch of apple flavor.
Anticipation for the day was immense. It meant a total day off. We got to put everything aside and take a ride to someplace different. We loaded on the bus without a care in the world. Oh happy day. A little while later we arrived at our destination. Memories of the day at the dairy […]
What is a good side effect to getting a puppy? You get a lot of fresh air. I’ve been outside more since getting Milo than I have in over a year. He has puppy energy to burn and needs playtime. He absolutely loves fetching the ball. I wish I could get a photo yet he […]
You know what I haven’t had in ages? Cinnamon toast. Why I’m bringing it up is simply because I was staring at the screen with a serious case of writer’s block. Here I sit thinking about cinnamon and cookies and the holidays. Suddenly “poof” cinnamon toast popped into my mind. I started remembering the smell […]
The dough transformed at every point in the process. It’s not unusual for this to happen with bread. On the other hand, cookie dough has expected qualities. Making cinnamon and piloncillo cookies brought forth surprise, doubt, and amazement. The journey started with a challenge of baking cookies to celebrate Cinco de Mayo. It turned out […]
The delightful scent of orange fills the air. It is released with a fine mist as the grater scrapes across the orange’s surface. Rubbing the grated zest into sugar releases even more aroma. It’s as if an orchard has suddenly grown in your kitchen. The fragrance is soon joined with that of cinnamon when coated […]