Spicy Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies – A Recipe Review

Pumpkin Oatmeal Raisin & White Chocolate Cookie

Pumpkin Oatmeal Raisin & White Chocolate Cookie

This is my absolute favorite time of year, the beautiful colors, the promise of cooler temperatures, and Fall baking, of course!  Fall Baking – it’s a legitimate season, don’t you think so? 🙂 Continue reading

Pork Sirloin with Spicy Peach Chutney

Pork Sirloin with Spicy Peach Chutney

Pork Sirloin with Spicy Peach Chutney

Recipe by:  Designs by Jeanne R

Pork is always enhanced with a sweet side dish.  Growing up it was not unusual for us to have a side of applesauce with pork chops.  So for tonight’s dinner, I was inspired by the roasted green Anaheim peppers that our neighbors (and friends!) brought over to us today, along with Continue reading

Finnish Sweet Cardamom Raisin (Cranberry) Bread – A Recipe Review

I’ve been looking for a really good Cardamom Bread recipe, and I’m so fortunate to have found the perfect one over at Epicurious, with Finnish Sweet Cardamom Raisin Bread.  The ingredients were just what I was hoping for; not too much sugar, a healthy but not overwhelming amount of Cardamom, and a light egg yolk wash for the perfect finish (no pun intended).

Finnish Sweet Cardamom Cranberry Bread

Finnish Sweet Cardamom Cranberry Bread

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