life happens

Hi friends.  It has been a while.  I haven’t forgotten about you….life just happens and I haven’t been playing around in the kitchen.  I’m actually transitioning to another home and all my cooking and baking supplies are packed.  It’s driving me crazy.  I have such an itch to make something but I can’t.  Because I … Continue reading

tip to ripen fruit

Have you ever wanted to make a something that required ripe fruit but the fruit you just bought is rock hard? Well, to help fruit ripen faster, place the fruit in a brown paper bag and close it loosely.  They should ripen in a couple days. As fruit ripens it gives off a gas.  When … Continue reading

peach hand pies

I made a blueberry pie last week and it was amazing.  I saved the scraps of the pie crust and decided to make peach hand pies since I had an overripe peach that needed to be used. To start you’ll need your pie crust scraps and a peach pealed and sliced. I rolled out my … Continue reading