Category Breakfast

Ridiculously Simple Cinnamon Rolls

So, let’s forget for a minute that we’re all trying to be super healthy right now. These ridiculously easy cinnamon rolls are here because, well, there are some among us who just need to eat a sweet treat. Normally, I would be pretty averse to cooking with prepared foods like puff pastry because I like […]

Hatch Chile Pepper Scones with Cheeses, and Quiet Sundays

I might be getting the hang of Sundays. For all of my memory, Sunday has been the day of the little nagging string of stress telling you you’re getting closer and closer to the entire looming week. Sunday has been cram day, panic day, wash all the things day. Part of settling in here in […]

Blueberry Muffins Stuffed with Blueberry Jam and Cream Cheese, Kerouac, and the American Spirit

I’ve been getting around to a few of the classics that slipped between the cracks in the shuffle to get educated: But then they danced down the streets like dingledodies, and I shambled after as I’ve been doing all my life after people who interest me, because the only people for me are the mad […]

Chocolate Hazelnut Biscotti

Don’t look now, but I might be…gasp!…writing a BLOG POST! In the last several weeks, I packed up my life in Boston and drove across America with le fiancé and a U Haul. Writing my first post upon return has been more difficult than expected. I tried writing about the neighborhood I left behind, the […]

And in the mornin, I’m making waffles!

The first summer I arrived in Boston, a Baylor friend who relocated to the blustery north a few years before I did told me of the mythical New England winters. How cold are we talking? I asked. Give it to me straight. I could only trust another Texan, with equally thin blood running through her […]