Here I am on a Saturday morning, writing the post for the Daring Bakers’ November challenge. It’s due today, but with all the chaos of construction in our house, and cooking for Thanksgiving, somehow there wasn’t time to write. Let me rethink that: I didn’t […]
When I was growing up, we lived next door to a family that kept a small garden just on the other side of a small picket fence behind our house. I’m sure there was a variety of things growing in that garden, but I only […]
Although chocolate cake may always be my favorite cake, there is something about a cake that is rich with spice and topped with a creamy frosting — especially if nuts and apples are included. The heavenly scent that fills my house when it bakes — goodness.