Monthly Archives: September 2011

Cool Rise Bread

After several months of making the same bread over and over, I remembered that switching things up once in a while isn’t an awful idea. After looking at two cool rise bread recipes, I messed with them a fair amount … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter Brownies

Every once in a while, I get around to making something that my vegan friend Jon can eat. He’s a fan of peanut butter, and I’m a fan of dessert, so this seemed recipe seemed like a fair compromise. It … Continue reading

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Strawberry Cake

When I first read this recipe, it was a vegan version, unfrosted, and I saved it in my breakfast recipe folder. I think I’ve pretty well ruined any chance of calling this healthy or breakfasty by adding strawberry cream cheese … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chip Peppermint Scones

Several years ago one my mom’s staff gave me the Pink Princess Cookbook. The book is full of cute foods, lots of pink things, and recipes varying from “dead simple” to “not very hard.” I was therefore quite surprised when … Continue reading

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Apple Bread

I spent last weekend in Kansas City visiting Alex and Lauren, my former roommates. We spent most of the weekend eating, and, unusually for us, only ended up having time to cook one thing ourselves. Luckily, it was delicious! After … Continue reading

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Cherry Popcorn Coffee Cake

This is the first of a few recipes I want to make in the next few weeks from Orville Redenbacher’s Popcorn Cookbook. The book manages to work popcorn into everything, and it’s pretty fun. Oh, as I was typing up … Continue reading

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The Chunkiest Shepherd

The spelling of the word shepherd doesn’t make sense at all. Should it not have two ‘e’s, if it’s sheep-herd? Or else ditch the h, since my 3rd grade reading skills tell me to pronounce it as sheferd? I can’t … Continue reading

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Chocolate Rugelach

A month or two ago at Costco, Alex pointed out a case of rugelach and mentioned that, even though he didn’t know what they were called, he was a fan. I promised to make them eventually, and this weekend’s DCFixed … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Nifty Things Edition

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Chocolate Chunk Cookies

The Small Press Expo was this weekend outside DC. Lots of web comic artists that I like were there, several of whom I talk to on twitter some times. Several weeks ago via the twits I asked Dave Shabet, the … Continue reading

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