Strawberry Jam

At this point, you may have thought I was never coming back, but Voila! here I am. For those of you who are curious: grad school/museum education is amazing. As you might imagine, school keeps me busy and away from the blog but I’m back and hoping to better incorporate the blog into next semester’s…

Rosh Hashanah Jam Cake

L’Shana Tova! We’re celebrating 5770 — wow! That’s another thing I love about fall, the High Holidays mark the changing of the seasons and the beginning of a new year. More than my birthday or New Year’s Eve, the High Holidays are when I reflect on the past year and look ahead to the next….

Apple Redemption

After a failed apple pie using whole wheat flour, I had too much pride to let an apple baked good go without trying something else. I moved on from apple pie, picked up some all-purpose flour and made these lovely apple crumb bars. The recipe, adapted from Annie’s Eats, was easy…I started making these at…

Buttery Jam Cookies

Aha! Day Three! Tomorrow we’re having a potluck picnic at work. I wanted to bring something tasty but easy on my part. I was perusing food blogs and found a goldmine! ‘The Canadian Baker‘ offered this little diddy and they’re delicious! I amended the recipe a bit, but the original is here. These are fluffy,…