Month: May 2017

cocoa brownies
Desserts

Hockey Mom Brownies

These are the brownies to make when you have to be at the rink in an hour and you just found out you are responsible for Team Snack.   You have absolutely nothing remotely healthy in the house to pull together and no time to go to the grocery store.  A […]

clear bottle with homemade vanilla extract
Desserts, Recipes

The Great Homemade Vanilla Extract Experiment

Avid home bakers know that vanilla extract is the most expensive ingredient that you will commonly use in your kitchen. I bake so frequently and churn so much ice cream that cost is actually a factor.   Those tiny little bottles from the grocery store don’t last too long (46 mL […]