Virginia Spoon Bread

Virginia Spoon Bread

This recipe is another from the 1948 edition of The Rumford Complete Cookbook from Rumford Baking Powder. Now I didn’t grow up in Virginia, but I’ve lived here most of my adult life (except for that 8 years in Vegas) and I was recently shocked 

Coconut Lime Pound Cake

Coconut Lime Pound Cake

This moist cake is perfect for brunch, dessert, or tea time!

My Tiny Sicilian Grandmother’s Orange Walnut  Coffeecake

My Tiny Sicilian Grandmother’s Orange Walnut Coffeecake

This coffeecake is full of walnuts and orange peel and Grandma’s love!

Cranberry Coffeecake

Cranberry Coffeecake

If you can wait, let this cake sit for a day to develop the flavors and soften the texture–it’s 100% worth it!

Christmas Stollen

Christmas Stollen

This yummy Christmas bread has its roots in German baking

Weihnachtsbrot

Weihnachtsbrot

This past Christmas, I made some recipes out of a vintage cookbook from the mid 1960s called Jingle Bells and Pastry Shells. I love these old books with their illustrations and stories about the recipes! This recipe is for a semi-sweet Christmas cake/bread, full of 

Chocolate Cream Roll

Chocolate Cream Roll

Not too long ago, Stephan and I were binge-watching The Great British Baking Show, and I was seriously digging the episodes where the contestants were making cream rolls. Having made cream rolls and jelly rolls before with varying degrees of success, I felt bad for 

Any-Season Applesauce Cake

Any-Season Applesauce Cake

I love apple season! We always end up buying tons of fresh, crunchy apples to eat and bake with, but by mid-winter, some of them start to get a little past their prime. Easy fix–make applesauce! This simple cake goes together in a snap, but 

Irish Soda Bread Mini Loaves

Irish Soda Bread Mini Loaves

This post contains affiliate links, which cost you nothing but may earn me a small commission. I’m a big fan of homemade bread. Quick breads, yeast breads, biscuits–doesn’t matter. I’ve been making a soda bread for about 25 years that you bake in a springform 

Italian Batter Bread

Italian Batter Bread

This post may contain affiliate links that cost you nothing but may earn me a small commission. During the shutdown of 2020, I baked a lot of bread. A LOT of bread. I always have flour in the pantry, but I had to order yeast