Cooking, Recipes, Winter Recipes

Blueberry Maple Round Scones

"Scones or biscuits." It's less of a debate around here and more of a curiosity, although I did debate for a while what I should actually be calling these lovely round goodies. As members of the unconscionably rude rebel colonies, we make them fairly interchangeably around here. But I'm sure there's a definitive authority around… Continue reading Blueberry Maple Round Scones

Cooking, Recipes, Winter Recipes

Soft + Fluffy Frosted Sugar Cookies

What, another cookie recipe, right on the heels of my delicious gingerbread? Why not? It's cookie baking season, and while I've got a ton of good ones to share, these are a particular favorite. They're my Lofthouse knock-off cookies that ended up being better than Lofthouse {IMHO, of course}. Probably because they're soft, fresh, buttery, and can… Continue reading Soft + Fluffy Frosted Sugar Cookies

Cooking, Fall Recipes, Recipes

Crispy Garlic Butter Chicken

Let me give you a brief break from all things apples and fall and share a favorite that has a special place in my heart - and is wonderfully warm and comforting on a fall evening! I wish I knew where this recipe came from. I wish I knew how it came into being. But… Continue reading Crispy Garlic Butter Chicken

Recipes, Summer Recipes

Red, White, + Blue Chocolate Layer Cake

I never was much of a baker. I could whip together a mean chocolate chip cookie when the mood struck and I do like an occasional sweet, but until lately, I never did a lot of baking. If I did bake, and didn't send what I made with Scott to work, it would just sit… Continue reading Red, White, + Blue Chocolate Layer Cake

Cooking, Recipes, Summer Recipes

Warm Berry Buckle + Ice Cream

Ages ago, before I brought this blog into existence, I toyed around with starting a cooking blog under the title "Bright Red Notebook." Why the title? Because just about all of my recipes in progress live in the bright red Moleskine notebook I almost always have in my purse or backpack. It's one of my… Continue reading Warm Berry Buckle + Ice Cream