Category Archives: Cooking

Scrambled Eggs

Monday, I tried a new scrambled egg method. I think the first time I heard about it was a long time ago on the “America’s Test Kitchen” T.V. show on PBS. They had one of the ladies (I think it … Continue reading

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A Restaurant Review and More About Cookies

First, a follow-up on yesterday’s post (read the whole post here): I mentioned La Hacienda Real Grill in Longview Washington. They deserve more than that little mention. We go out for Mexican food in this area more often than I’d … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chip Cookies

We decided we needed to make chocolate chip cookies. Sometimes, need is not too strong of a word for cookies. It was Friday night and we had been out to a nice dinner at Hacienda Real Grill in Longview. After … Continue reading

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Maple Cinnamon French Toast

Ah, wow. The holidays are over and life is sort of calming down and getting back to normal. At last! Don’t misunderstand me; I love Christmas, and Thanksgiving and Halloween are pretty great too. But, it is sort of a … Continue reading

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Spiced Peach Oatmeal

Some mornings just start out well, and lead on into good days. You get up, and your world seems alright. Usually, for me, these are days when I don’t have to work early; it might be a week-end or day … Continue reading

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Chocolatey Fudgy Brownies

July 4th was a good day. I slept in a bit, then had a nice talk on the phone with my mom while mixing up brownies! Here’s what they looked like after baking: The recipe is “Classic Fudge-Walnut Brownies” from … Continue reading

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Whole Wheat Gingersnaps

A couple of weeks ago, the baking mood hit me. At first, I thought that I wanted to make gingerbread. I re-read the section on gingerbread in the King Arthur Flour 200th Anniversary Cookbook, and, of course, that only made … Continue reading

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