An Easy Gooseberry Pie


An Easy Gooseberry Pie It’s berry season in the northwest and I hope it is where you are, too. Last week at my local grocery I felt exceptionally lucky to score two 1/2 flats of red gooseberries. Not only were they beautiful, they were exceptionally sweet! I couldn’t believe that no one…let me repeat that…NO ONE had […]

History of the Original Morning Glory Muffin


History of the Original Morning Glory Muffin Yesterday I posted my adaption of a recipe for Easy Gluten Free Morning Glory Muffins. I was curious to find some history about the original Morning Glory Muffin—who created it, when and where. So here’s the brief rundown of what I learned. Morning Glory Muffins are attributed to Chef Pam McKinstry of the Morning […]

Easy Gluten Free Morning Glory Muffins

Easy GF Morning Glory Muffins to start the day.

I am passionate about baking. I don’t think there is a day that goes by that I’m not involved in some aspect of it. Last night I was hungry for something sweet as well as being a variation from pie. Looking in my baking cupboard there were plenty of staples on hand plus a few odds and ends like shredded coconut […]

Mince Pie Part 2


It was just before Pie Camp (Nov 2014) when I wrote about Mince Pie and promised to fill you in on the demonstration that Paola Thomas, friend, foodie, and photographer, was to give us. And now 2014 has nearly come to an end and I have yet to fill you in on the wonderful session and how much we learned from […]