A simple Grilled Leg of Lamb recipe for Passover or Easter Sunday. Cook the lamb on the grill and save the oven for the sides and dessert.
Sugar Cookies with the middles replaced with melted hard candies make cute Stained Glass Window Cookies. Valentine's Day Cookies, Christmas Cookies.
Someone in this house, who shall remain nameless, had a bad case of the Whinies on Sunday. So I gave him his Sesame Street: B is for Baking cookbook and told him to pick something out and if we had the ingredients we would cook it. Eventually he settled on Abby Cadabby's Magic Lemon Pudding Cake. I… Continue reading Lemon Pudding Cake
This recipe for Hot Cross Buns came from my mother-in-law, who used to make them for the teachers at the kids' school every year during Holy Week. I took a cue from her and made them for J's preschool teachers last week. They are a nice treat any time of year, yet somehow I only make… Continue reading Hot Cross Buns
Another holiday is almost upon us. Before I offer some recipe suggestions, how about a few smiles? Does anyone else find it odd that we make Deviled Ham and Deviled Eggs out of the leftovers from the celebration of the Resurrection of Jesus Christ? (To which my friend, Carol the Pastry Chef, responded, "It's okay as long… Continue reading Hoppy Easter – Easter memes and recipes
This recipe was given to me by Isabelle Humaciu, Matthew’s mother. A batch of these was usually taken to the teachers at the kids school during Holy Week, with an extra batch for the family. She used to use a tiny syringe to add the crosses that was left over from the insulin shots given to Sammy, the… Continue reading One Ha’ Penny, Two Ha’ Penny, Hot Cross Buns