Holiday Cranberry Bread

Holiday Cranberry Bread

Some of my favorite recipes are those that let me beat the clock…where I can preheat the oven, and see if I can finishing mixing the batter before the oven reaches its proper temperature. This Cranberry Bread is that quick … Continue reading

Cherry Clafoutis

Cherry Clafoutis

Clafoutis (pronounced KLA-FOO-TEE) is a baked French dessert, traditionally made with black cherries.  It looks a little like an oversized pancake, but once it’s sliced you’ll see the texture is more like pie-meets-baked custard. It’s really REALLY good. And surprisingly easy … Continue reading

Baked Oatmeal Breakfast Squares

Baked Oatmeal Breakfast Squares

If you make oatmeal every morning, you know your breakfast bowl is brimming with minerals, B vitamins and cholesterol-lowering soluble fiber. But despite your devotion to oats and their many virtues, maybe you yearn to shake things up — just … Continue reading

Vanilla Cake with Fresh Strawberries and Coconut Whipped Cream

Vanilla Cake with Fresh Strawberries and Coconut Whipped Cream

I have been wanting to create a vegan version of strawberry shortcake for a long time, and all I can say is this recipe is just as good as it sounds. With sweet strawberries piled high on warm vanilla cake … Continue reading

Pineapple Banana Sunshine Muffins

Pineapple Banana Sunshine Muffins

Pineapple Banana Sunshine Muffins might just turn your ordinary breakfast into a special occasion. They are a breeze to throw together, and you likely already have these simple ingredients on hand…whole wheat flour, a ripe banana, a can of pineapple, … Continue reading

Glazed Apple Fritter Muffins

Glazed Apple Fritter Muffins

This time of year, with sugary treats everywhere we look, even a serious sweet tooth like mine goes into overload. But this year, I planned ahead. I am making batches of these Glazed Apple Fritter Muffins to share — before, … Continue reading

Baked Blueberry and Peach Crumble

Baked Blueberry and Peach Crumble

With Michigan’s harvest at its peak, fresh blueberries and juicy peaches are everywhere you look. As the end of summer looms, how befitting to bring both locally grown fruits together with this delicious Blueberry and Peach Crumble. Luscious and comforting, … Continue reading