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Topless Muffins

I baked some all bran muffins for a get together today but didn’t factor in the high altitude so the tops burnt. Not good. 72 more words


Coffee Shop Coffee Cake

So, donuts. I was going to make donuts but I had no luck. I first tried to bake them years ago in the special donut pan I bought for the occasion. 470 more words


Learning How to Cook - Adventures at Altitude with an Unfamiliar Ovens

I know how to cook. I’m pretty good at it. Well, this was true up until my arrival in Nairobi.

At first I thought all I would need to do is look up Fahrenheit to Celsius conversion. 853 more words


Date Nut Bread a la The Ranch House

I have wanted to bake the Date-Nut Bread from the Ranch House Restaurant in Ojai, CA ever since I first tasted it. At the time I didn’t even like dates, but this quick bread was pretty decadent. 395 more words


Custom Granola Bars

I know granola bars aren’t a decadent baked treat, but now that I have made them I can say I won’t be buying them in the store. 310 more words


life, love, & the truth about happiness

I have been inexcusably absent.

I apologize.

I will explain why the silence for these past few months in two simple sentences:


All set to climb that really high terrain?? Think again.. Steps to make the NEXT TREK- A PIECE OF CAKE.

I work out minimum 4 days a week. 
I walk a lot. 
I like adventurous activities. 
I spend an hour a day doing spinning classes.  1,457 more words