{Cookbook Review}: A Cozy Kitchen and Cinnamon Roll Pound Cake

I know fall and October are all about pumpkin-ing everything, but for me it’s the scent of spices that speak of grey skies, cooling weather and holiday season to me. Example #1: This pistachio-cardamom cake from a couple weeks ago. Example #2: This cinnamon roll pound cake – or mini cake, to be exact, that […]...

Couture Cinnamon: Snickerdoodle Macarons

Thanks for your patience! The winner of the Bar&Bean giveaway is:   Reader 18, Grace! Congratulations and thanks all for entering! From chocolate to spices: the holiday baking season is getting underway and I’m looking forward to filling my kitchen with the familiar scents of all things sweet. Recently, I was given two packs of […]...

Apple, Pecan, and Cinnamon Crumble Bars

Thanks to all my readers for your well-wishes – it’s been a hectic, topsy-turvy couple of weeks but we are starting to get settled into our new home and we love it! It’s no surprise, is it, that the first area to get organized was the kitchen? This is going to be a mini-digest of […]...