Orange Pound Cake

Orange Pound Cake

Fragrant, moist, and tender Orange Pound Cake flavored with freshly squeezed orange juice and orange zest. Perfect for snack time or tea time.

Chocolate Dipped Madeleines

Chocolate Dipped Madeleines

Delightful Chocolate Dipped Madeleines flavored with orange oil. Dainty mini cakes perfect for tea time or any special occasions.

Cranberry Sauce Bundt Cake

Cranberry Sauce Bundt Cake

Not sure what to do with leftover Thanksgiving cranberry sauce? Use it to make this easy, moist, and delicious Cranberry Sauce Bundt Cake for Christmas.

Lavender Madeleines

Lavender Madeleines – a Guest Post and Light It Up Blue

Today, I am honored to be guest posting at Nami’s blog, Just One Cookbook while she visits family in Japan. Nami writes an amazing blog filled with Japanese recipes and beautiful photography. If you have not visited, you are missing out. There are very few blogs out there giving the English speaking world a glimpse…

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GF Buckwheat Italian Apple Cupcakes

GF Buckwheat Italian Apple Cupcakes

We had our first snowfall this past weekend. It was only about an inch but it covered the place and stayed around as the temperature was below freezing. The lakes have a very thin sheet of ice on them but that will soon melt as the weather warms up a little this week. I sure…

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Pumpkin Streusel Cheesecake Bars

Pumpkin Streusel Cheesecake Bars (Gluten-Free)

Pumpkin season is here! Those golden orbs in all sizes are in demand and on display everywhere – decks, porches, driveways, shopfronts, and malls. They complement the golden leaves on the ground and sets the mood for the upcoming holidays.

McVitie's Biscuit Log

The White Cake Album, Liverpool

Still “following the sun” in England, I had a “ticket to ride” to Liverpool. The town by the Mersey, home of THE BEATLES, Yeah, Yeah, Yeah! “Money may not buy me love” but it sure got me the Magical Mystery Tour. And, no, they don’t have “eight days a week” in Liverpool but seven is…

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Peach Streusel Kuchen

Peach Streusel Kuchen

Serve this bread-like Peach Streusel Kuchen warm with butter and a cuppa. A wonderful and satisfying treat for tea time or snack time.

Steamed Kabocha Cake

Steamed Kabocha Cake

A tender steamed cake made with light and fluffy kabocha squash, raisins, and walnuts. It is delicious served with fresh fruits and green tea.

Gluten-Free Orange Blossom Madeleines

Gluten-Free Orange Blossom Madeleines

Madeleines are very small sponge cakes with a distinctive shell shape. These delightful mini cakes are immortalized by Marcel Proust in his novel Remembrance of Things Past, Volume 1: Swann’s Way. Though I have not read the book, the renown Madeleine episode has been well quoted and his description of these scalloped cakes dipped in…

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