Farm Cookies

Nope. You don’t need to live on a farm to make or eat these cookies.

Pumpkin Superfood Cookie Dough Bites

I love the fall. It’s my favorite time of year; it always has been. Here in Southern California you don’t necessarily know it’s fall by the weather, though this year has started out way more fall-like than it did last year (it was in the 80’s through Thanksgiving last year – this may not sound…

Candied Walnuts

I had a bit of a struggle with this recipe in that I couldn’t get an even distribution of sauce on the nuts. I used an additional tablespoon of butter, which may or may not have thrown the recipe all out of whack. Either way, the walnuts were not coated all that well before I…

Dear Abby’s Brownies

It must be good. It’s Ann Lander’s! Is what my mom said when I asked her why she decided to try this recipe for my Grimm debut party. It wasn’t until later that she realized the recipe came from Dear Abby, not Ann Landers. My family has nothing if not a plethora of time-tested recipes…

Spicy-Honey Glazed Nuts

Updated July 2018 Here’s what I wrote about these nuts back in 2011. These didn’t go over all that well at work today – they got mixed reviews. But my dad and I love them! I think they’d make a great homemade gift if you’re into that sort of thing. Apparently I was a blogger…

Zucchini Banana Bread

Last week my coworker – Cody – who is always willing to try whatever is I’ve been baking, brought me a bag full of veggies he got from a friend who’s a farmhand. The bag full of veggies was comprised mainly of cucumbers – which Cody hates, a few pearl onions, and one large zucchini….

Walnut Burger

Looks like a real burger! Good taste, but the recipe needs improvement.