Month: August 2018

Blueberry Hill Blueberry Bread

Blueberry Hill Blueberry Bread

I know, I only just announced that I was going to focus on gooey, stuffed, iced, sweet breakfast baking and I’m interrupting this plan already. I get sidetracked easily when I’m poring over cookbooks. But this recipe is too good not to share. It’s simple…

Last August Monday

Last August Monday

It’s the last Monday in August and this hot summer isn’t done with us yet. There’s a heat advisory in the forecast for tomorrow and I’m showing you a picture of my most recent knitting project. Nope, no idea what is wrong with me. I’ve…

Searching for a Morning Bun

Searching for a Morning Bun

I have begun the grand breakfast goodies experiments! For those of you just joining in, this is a new phase over here, where I will be focusing a lot of my ‘playing around’ baking time to breakfast items. In Inn World, recipes needed to be…

Back on Track on a Monday

Back on Track on a Monday

Oh these late summer mornings….! That 10 degrees cooler, the mist, the sunrise being a little bit later every day…..delicious. I had a terrific night last week – we met my Dad over in Westport, NY for dinner and a show. Both were fantastic. The…

Citrus Currant Muffins

Citrus Currant Muffins

The reality of baking for inn guests is that, if I’d wanted to, I could have pretty much made the same two breakfasts over and over and over. Most guests only stayed for one or two nights. We did have a number of repeat guests…

Monday Went to the Races

Monday Went to the Races

The end of this summer is roaring along at full speed – whew! Parties! Weddings! Theater! Dog-sitting! Running! Library event planning! Baking! I did actually read some things that I wanted to share with you yesterday morning but somehow I’ve hit the ground running this…

Tomato Memories

Tomato Memories

Tomatoes are a perfect food. I will stand in my garden and eat cherry tomatoes directly off the vine until my mouth burns with the acidity. When we owned the inn and I needed to eat at the end of the dinner shift (meaning it…

Monday Musings

Monday Musings

We’ve got another hot one on deck up here in Vermont and, as much as I like to bake, I’m glad I don’t have a day of baking in front of me today. I’m planning to make (again) this super simple recipe for avocado toast…