Biscuits / Muffins / Scones · Breads · Breakfast

Mimi’s Cafe Carrot Muffins

If you read this blog often, you know that my husband and I are Disneyland regulars.  We take a trip down from Seattle at least once every other year and spent about a week there with the kids.  It is my happy place and my husband has finally come around to loving it too.  He… Continue reading Mimi’s Cafe Carrot Muffins

Breakfast · christmas · cinnamon rolls

Caramel Pecan Sticky Buns

“I’m never going to be skinny.” That was my very first thought when I bit into my first fork full of these delicious sticky buns. And that is because I am unapologetic about the fact that sometimes I make sticky buns on a Thursday afternoon for absolutely no occasion whatsoever. An Imagineer for Disney, named Bruce… Continue reading Caramel Pecan Sticky Buns

Desserts · pies

Southern Boy Pecan Pie

You guys.  This is not yo’ grandmother’s pecan pie! For starters, there is no corn syrup in here.  No evil, poisonous corn syrup. 😉 Yes, I have watched Food Inc.   Let that sink in.  Corn syrup free.  Mrs. Butterworths syrup free.  Maple syrup free. It’s also, incidentally, the very best pecan pie you will… Continue reading Southern Boy Pecan Pie

candy · chocolate · cookies

Butterfinger Peanut Butter Chocolate Chunk Cookies

I know what you’re thinking, and the answer is yes.  Yes, these cookies are just as dreamy as they sound.  Rich, chewy peanut butter cookies crammed with chunks of chocolate and bits of crushed Butterfinger candy. Good for you? No. Delicious? Yes. Since we’re mostly in the business of delicious over here, I share this… Continue reading Butterfinger Peanut Butter Chocolate Chunk Cookies