Mary’s Wishful Rum Balls

When I first dated my husband in the 1970s, we would visit his fun and witty Aunt Mary during the Christmas holiday. She was great at entertaining and was a fantastic cook. In her small apartment kitchen, we enjoyed an assortment of holiday cookies including delectable Rum Balls of which my husband often raved. DuringContinue reading “Mary’s Wishful Rum Balls”

Vegan Banana Bread with toasted coconut

It seemed inconceivable that Banana Bread could be made to be this delicious without some traditional sugar and eggs. However, the Banana Bread images in Meera Sodha’s cookbook, EAST 120 Vegan and Vegetarian Recipes Bangalore to Beijing were so attractive, I had to try making it. It turned out to be a heavy bread withContinue reading “Vegan Banana Bread with toasted coconut”

Blueberry Sourdough Scones

Scones are an alternative to muffins and these Blueberry Sourdough Scones with Lemon Glaze by Home Grown Happiness are quick and fun to make. Home Grown Happiness blogger, Elien from Wellington, shares “sourdough recipes, preserving, gardening, cooking and more”. I am excited about trying more of her recipes as her attractive photographs and garden informationContinue reading “Blueberry Sourdough Scones”