Cranberry Orange Scones

At Christmas time I just love baking special treats for family and friends. When I was deciding what special treat to give my mother-in-law Helene and my sister-in-law Mary I remembered how much they loved the cranberry orange scones I made at one of my Christmas tea parties a few years ago. They are so…

Brandy Nut Cake

I love reaching into my recipe box at Christmas time. I know whichever recipe I pull out will have years of history and tender memories attached to it. Such is the case with this beautiful fruit and nut cake. The recipe was shared with me by my dear former mother-in-law Janet. The cake is loaded…

Pumpkin Bread

It’s the perfect time of year for my favorite pumpkin bread recipe. These loaves were prepared and baked by my son Timothy. We have been working through some of our favorite family recipes together. I have been baking this pumpkin bread recipe long before he was born. The bread is moist and delicious. A real…

Cream Scones with Currents

Scones are such a pleasure to make. I love that you can change up the liquid to get the taste and richness you would like. I have used whole milk, heavy cream, and butter milk depending on the scone I am making. The different flavors you can add are endless. Who wouldn’t love a moist…