Breads · Breakfast · christmas · cinnamon rolls · Fall (Halloween & Thanksgiving)

Cinnamon Roll Pull Apart

You all know I have a love affair with cinnamon rolls.  I’m constantly trying to find new and different things to do with them.  My go-to is my homemade Clone of a Cinnabon recipe.  Honestly, it can’t be beat- but it’s time consuming.  It is at least a two hour process. This recipe, however, is… Continue reading Cinnamon Roll Pull Apart

christmas · Desserts

Absolutely Amazing Baklava

I have a love-hate relationship with fillo dough.  One one hand, I absolutely hate working with it.  It’s challenging, at best.  It dries out so easily, it rips apart, I spend half the time I’m working with it swearing and “gluing” strips of it together with butter.  On the other hand, I freaking LOVE homemade… Continue reading Absolutely Amazing Baklava

banana recipes · Breads · Breakfast · Cakes and Cupcakes

Banana Crumb Cake

Introducing my new very favorite way to use up overripe bananas. Is this a banana bread or a banana cake?  Hard to say, but since it is baked in a 9×13 inch pan, and is topped with a delicious cinnamon streusel topping, we are going to call it a cake. Breakfast cake. Sounds slightly healthier,… Continue reading Banana Crumb Cake

christmas · cookies · Desserts · Fall (Halloween & Thanksgiving)

Iced Molasses Cookies

Remember these babies? Mothers Iced Molasses Cookies?  They were my favorite.  I don’t know why they stopped making them, I guess they weren’t a big seller.  I sure loved them though, and I set out to duplicate them today. I used parts of a few different recipes, including my own Frosted Molasses Cookie bars, and… Continue reading Iced Molasses Cookies

Biscuits / Muffins / Scones · Breakfast · christmas · cinnamon rolls · Fall (Halloween & Thanksgiving)

Easy Cinnamon Twist Knots

It is safe to say that Cinnamon is my biggest addiction.  Any time I see ANYTHING even remotely cinnamon related, I have to make it.  I was browsing Pinterest under the term “Cinnamon,” and I found these Cinnamon Twist Knots.  They looked AMAZING. I was in the mood for something like this today, but I… Continue reading Easy Cinnamon Twist Knots

cookies · Fall (Halloween & Thanksgiving)

Iced Pumpkin Tea Cookies

Click photo to enlarge In my family, we have lots of tea parties.  I’m having one today.  I made these delicious little iced pumpkin cookies, and they are so yummy.  I can’t wait to sit down with a nice cup of tea and some good conversation and devour them. 🙂 Ingredients 2 1/2 cups all-purpose… Continue reading Iced Pumpkin Tea Cookies