Hot Cross Buns

Hot Cross Buns

Hot cross  buns   – this British classic is treat around Easter. Whether you believe  the  stories  or  not  these are  perfect  with a  cup of  coffee / tea . These soft buns are flavored with spices like cinnamon , cardamom and nutmeg and filled with dried fruit. Whether you make them with a cross or not these are absolutely delicious to have!

Tandoori Chicken Pizza

Tandoori Chicken Pizza

The  other   day I blogged  about  our favorite  Tandoori  chicken . When  I am  making  this  I  usually    make  a few  extra  pieces . This  lightly spiced chicken

Valentine Palmiers 

Valentine Palmiers - Crunchy heart shaped cookies filled with jam

Palmiers are classic fresh cookies made with puff pastry. These Valentine palmiers are filled with raspberry or strawberry jam and formed into a lovely heart shape. The puff pastry part has a lovely crunch and the berry jam complements the pastry with sweet and tart flavors.

Whole Wheat Burger Buns

Whole wheat burger buns

Everybody likes  a  good burger .   It is  convenient ,  tasty   and  come in  myriad  versions  .  The  classic  burger  buns  are  lightly  sweet , soft and  tender  while

Carrot Beet Cake –  Almost a Health Food

A delicious cake made with carrot and beets

This is a healthy and delicious cake . Carrots and beets give it its wonderful color and keeps it moist. Use part whole wheat flour for added nutritional value. The spices blend beautifully with the sweetness of the vegetables.

Almond Snow Balls

Snow Ball Cookies With Almonds

These are melt in the mouth cookies rolled in confectioner’s sugar the resemble snow balls . These are known by different names , but always have crushed nuts in the cookie and rolled in sugar.

Cranberry Bread

Cranberry Quick Bread

Bright red cranberries , fresh orange juice and crunchy nuts make this quick bread a treat. Warm or cooled these are a treat. Make the night before and serve in the morning for breakfast for a more mellow, mature flavor. Bake mini loaves and share the love …