Butternut Squash Pie

I have a friend who loves pies. I think if he could eat one pie a day and never gain weight, he would be a happy man. He’s also nominated me to be his chief pie maker, which is a bit of an honor and a curse. The pressure is always on for me to…

Pumpkin Scones

It’s Thanksgiving week, and I though nothing would be better than starting it off with pumpkin scones. The pumpkin scones from Starbuck’s, is Miles’ favorite, but I’m hoping he might like my homemade ones a little better! The original recipe called for shredding the butter with a box grater, but I didn’t have one (on…

Pumpkin Scones

It’s fall, which means it’s pumpkin season. I don’t really care for pumpkin, but I always feel pressured into making something with it. My son loves the pumpkin scones from Starbuck’s, so I decided to see if I could make them myself at home. I already have a scone recipe that I love, so my…

Everything Cookies

Chocolate chips. Peanut butter. Oats. Raisins. Pretzels. Walnuts. I like all of these things. Would I like all of these things all together in one cookie? Maybe? Ok, not really.  For some reason, I had high hopes for this cookie. There were so many great elements. I thought it might turn out something like a…