No Knead Skillet Focaccia

You know what the worst part of being quarantined for me is?  Not being able to bake for all my friends who are also in quarantine.  Seriously. My daughter bought a new cast iron skillet so I had to try it out and this focaccia was just the ticket.  It turned out delicious. 2 cups … Continue reading

Annie’s Soft Pretzels

I’ve been wanting to give homemade pretzels a try and my friend Ann had a recipe for them so I gave it a shot and they were so yummy!  The top one is cinnamon and sugar and the bottom is salty, the cinnamon and sugar were the winners, they were gone ASAP. dough 3 1/2 … Continue reading

Holiday Eggnog Quick Bread

What’s Christmas without eggnog? bread 2 eggs, beaten 3/4 cup sugar 1 cup eggnog 1/2 cup butter, melted and cooled 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 1/4 cups flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 2 1/4 teaspoons nutmeg 1/2 teaspoon salt icing 1 cup powdered sugar 2 – 4 tablespoons eggnog dash of nutmeg nutmeg for sprinkling 1  … Continue reading

Death By Chocolate Zucchini Bread

But, on the upside, you would die happy and full of chocolate! 1/2 cup melted butter 1 cup sugar 2 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla 3/4 cup cocoa 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 cup flour 2 cups grated zucchini 1 cup chocolate chips 1  Preheat oven to 350.  … Continue reading

Italian Zucchini Bread

There is just no end to the ways to use zucchini which is lucky for me because my Jurassic Park zucchini plant likes to grow them big! 2 cups flour 1 teaspoon sugar 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon oregano or Italian seasoning 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder 1 … Continue reading

Fudgy Chocolate Zucchini Bread

We plated two zucchini plants in our garden and one died.  The surviving one looks like something that belongs in Jurassic Park, it’s massive and apparently trying to  make up for the loss of it’s companion because it’s producing these massive zucchinis that are really only fit for bread and baked goods so buckle up … Continue reading