Cream Cheese Banana Bread

In anticipation for the card game NERTS (such a BEAUTIFUL game) to be played last night, I decided to use up some of the bananas that I had been stockpiling in the freezer.  I still have many more bananas to use… I also happened to have plenty of cream cheese, so I decided to search … Continue reading

Scones

Again, Aunt Brigid shared this recipe.  This is most definitely my favorite scone recipe! Thank you, thank you! For these scones, I added chopped strawberries! Scones Ingredients: 3 cups flour 1/2 cup sugar 2 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 6 tablespoons cold butter 1 cup yogurt 1/4 cup milk Directions: Combine dry … Continue reading

Basic Muffin Recipe

I am very much a believer of the ‘breakfast is the most important meal of the day’ mantra! So the other day I needed to make some snacks for an early morning meeting – what better way to encourage people to come than through muffins and scones! Blueberry and Walnut Muffins Ingredients: 1 3/4 cups … Continue reading

No-Cook Freezer Jam

Okay, so I really, really do like good, scrumptious jams and jellies.  I like them to still look, feel, smell, and taste like the actual fruit that they came from; slightly chunky and seedy.  Oh, that’s the best! (I might add here that I also like my orange juice SUPER fiber-y, hi pulp for me … Continue reading

Versatile Crepe Recipe

Thanks to my supervisor, a fellow co-worker, and of course allrecipes.com, I now have a keeper crepe recipe. It requires only ingredients that you are most likely to already have in your kitchen, it is easy, andddd it is very versatile.  It can be used for savory crepes or for sweet/more breakfast/dessert type crepes.   … Continue reading

More Egg-cellent Business!!

I wonder how much people hate egg puns… Anyway, it’s President’s Day weekend which means no school today, no internships today, but still plenty of homework to put off catch up on. But most important…LOTS of food blogs to read!! So first off, you should know that I, Fiona, love breakfast.  I mean  I loooove … Continue reading

The Frigid Cold

Oh boy was yesterday miserable!! This freezing cold/wind mixture is quite awful.  I believe today is suppose to be like this: However, the only really critical part is the part that says “FEELS LIKE: 9” which I know, I know, isn’t as cold as some other places and it’s better than yesterday’s “FEELS LIKE: 4” … Continue reading