Rosemary Hot Oil Treatment & Petoskey and Pine

Rosemary Hot Oil Treatment & Petoskey and Pine

A few weeks ago, Wendy of A Day in the Life on the Farm created a panel of bloggers to try out artisnal handmade bath products from a company called Petsokey and Pine. She asked if we would like to try the product and asked us for an honest opinion. The company gave the bloggers […]

Tropical Surprise Bundt Cake #Bundt Bakers

Tropical Surprise Bundt Cake #Bundt Bakers

“If you get up one more time than you fall, you will make it through.” ~Chinese Proverb In all my time of cake baking, I have never had an epic cake fail. Sure there have been cakes that didn’t turn out as delicious or I didn’t much care for the texture but I have not […]

Lambropsomo - Greek Easter Bread #BreadBakers

Lambropsomo – Greek Easter Bread #BreadBakers

The lampropsomo is the traditional Greek Easter bread. Braided with three strings of dough that symbolize the Holy Trinity, and tucked into the dough are four red eggs that symbolize the blood of Jesus Christ. This bread is traditionally prepared with an essence makhlep, or is flavored with mastic. I used cardamom to add the […]

Coconut Caramel Samoas Bundt Cake #Bundtbakers

Coconut Caramel Samoas Bundt Cake #Bundtbakers

  A long time ago, when one of my neighbors decided to lead and manage a Girls Scouts troop, I was over the moon. Yes! You read that right! “I” was over the moon. My daughter had no idea she was going to be a Girl Scout. Her mom had made the decision that she […]

Matcha and White Chocolate Cookies #Creative Cookie Exchange

Matcha and White Chocolate Cookies #Creative Cookie Exchange

  White Chocolate- the sophisticated, velvety, luscious derivative of the cocoa powder making process is our theme this month.  Rich and fatty, ivory white and elegant looking white chocolate. I did not want to undermine its flavors by mixing it in as chips into cookies. So I thought about using it on top of a […]