Porridge Bread

Porridge Bread

Anthony tweeted a picture of some bread I baked yesterday and a few people (well 2) asked for the recipe. This is one of my favourite bread recipes and it is one that I always asked my mom to make for me and I started making when I moved out here to BC and it […] . . . → Read More: Porridge Bread

A Kitchen Experiment: Meal Planning Again

I used to participate in Menu Plan Mondays at Organizing Junkie a lot, now not so much. I have found that our family has been in a bit of a rut this winter/spring and it is not helping our eating habits at all. I used to meal plan with a mind to what we already […] . . . → Read More: A Kitchen Experiment: Meal Planning Again

Johnny Cake: A Recipe For Comfort Food

Johnny Cake with melted butter and syrup.

I had a craving for Johnny Cake or Corn Bread this morning and I had all the ingredients including the cornmeal so I whipped up a batch with Aidan. I love it warm from the oven with melted butter (margerine) and either molasses or syrup covering the cake. The lovely thing about Johnny Cake is […] . . . → Read More: Johnny Cake: A Recipe For Comfort Food

Spice Cake

It seems my spice cake was well received at Saturday’s #Sweetspot11 party and I’ve had a few requests for the recipe. Here it is! Please bear with me, it’s been passed down to me via my mother, and she was pretty terse with the details.
Spice Cake
In a large bowl:
Cream:
2/3 cup butter
1 3/4 cups sugar
Add and […] . . . → Read More: Spice Cake