Tag Archives: honey

Poppy Seed Thumbprints

Over the past couple of weeks I’ve been super-busy at work, and blogging has fallen by the wayside.  But baking and crafting haven’t!  This coming week, I plan to post a pattern I created for a basic, cozy cowl, knit in the round.  In the meantime, please enjoy this simple, hearty cookie recipe, perfect for […]

Raspberry Jam Cookies

For those of you who envy my baking-filled, knittastic lifestyle, I have a guilty admission for you: I sometimes fall down on the job.  I bet you are absolutely shocked.  The plague that I complained about a couple of posts ago caught up with me even more, and I didn’t bake what I had planned […]


Super-Honey Whole Wheat Pound Cake

As I mentioned in the previous entry, afternoon tea has been a big success for us.  I like an excuse to bake frilly things like cakes and scones, as well as having a snack when my husband and I get home rather than having to plunge right into making dinner.  And when I’m exhausted (which, […]


Simple Ginger Hazelnut Granola

For anyone who cares, I’m terribly sorry for the absence.  I had a few weeks off work, including a visit from my mom.  It was awesome, but it totally threw me off my schedule.  I did some fun stuff with Mom, including a trip to Churchmouse Yarns & Teas on Bainbridge Island, which I liked […]

Honey Oat Scone

Honey Oat Scones

Meanwhile, back at the ranch (since “back at the 4th-floor walkup” doesn’t have the same ring to it), my husband has requested scones.  The recipe I used is based on a Bon Appetit shortcake recipe, but since I can’t leave well enough alone, I obviously had to make some changes.  Of course, the fact that […]


When I was despairing of the rate at which I was going through Kashi Oatmeal Dark Chocolate cookies – those things aren’t cheap! – I felt inspired to try to bake some of my own.  Recipes I found searching online were complex and required more ingredients than I felt like dealing with.  Anyway, an exact […]