Snow or storm day

This has to be one of the strangest winter’s Colorado has had in a while; I think it has been snowing since Thursday 18 of February. Normally I love snow days, because Sydney and I can just go nuts with testing recipes and having fun, but the weather is starting...
Yuzu

Yuzu

Sydney and finally created a unique dessert mousse recipe for the Yuzu fruit. The mousse is lighter than air with a delicate taste. This is one of those dishes that is hard to describe, because the fruit is not like anything found at normal grocery stores. I just love...

Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s “week” is on it’s last stretch it seems every year there are some last minute stragglers who realize on February 12 “oh my I need to have some Valentine’s plans for my sweetie.” I of course have a hard time saying...

Weekend Baking Day 11

What wonderful day, my nephew came over to test taste recipes (truth be told he really wanted to play X-Box with my husband more). Middle school teenagers are brutally honest about the food they eat, which makes him a prefect taster! He loved the Crazy Peanut Butter...

Baking Weekend

Well with Valentine’s Day just around the corner, Sydney and I started our candy and sweet doughs. We have orders from Monday through Sunday. Anyway Strawberry Marshmallows were the first on the list, while we were letting the Brioche starter rested. My...

Bonding through the culinary arts

I have loved cooking and baking most of my life, it was a way to work any problems. When I was BLESSED with my daughter I brought her in the kitchen with me, I guess it would not be an exaggeration to say Sydney has been working with me from a baby carrier.  It is...