Category Archives: Comfort

Cooking with Beer: Pumpkin Cinnamon Rolls with Beer Dough

After making Pumpkin Beer Waffles, I had 1/2 can of leftover pumpkin & 1/2 a bottle of wheat beer in the fridge.   Since the weather is cooler, I’m back into baking.   I decided on No-Knead Beer Bread with … Continue reading

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Cooking with Beer: Pumpkin Beer Waffles

One of my friends is a home brewer & they have introduced me to craft beers.   I’ve never been a big beer drinker, except in college & only then because it was the only thing I could afford.   … Continue reading

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Carrot Cake Pancakes with Cream Cheese Maple Drizzle

Happy Easter !!  The bunny came by and evidently left us carrots instead of eggs this year.   Well, at least I had a lot of carrots in the fridge this morning when I was doing that thing when you … Continue reading

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Shortcut Method: Homemade Bisquick

I’ve always enjoyed baking and usually from scratch.   I like the process of mixing and measuring, but I also like to eat healthy, avoiding the preservatives of buying grocery store mixes, whenever possible.   However, I am not a … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Drop Scones

Sometimes I cook because I want to try a recipe I have seen or some ingredient I want to use.   Most often I am craving a particular thing.  This time it was the can of leftover pumpkin from making … Continue reading

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Ultimate Comfort Food: Chocolate Pancakes with Bananas & Maple Syrup

Lately the weather can’t decide whether it is spring or winter so after a cold, gloomy day interrupted by frenzied snow showers, I needed some comfort food….Breakfast for Dinner.   When I saw the over-ripe bananas in the fruit bowl … Continue reading

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