Tag: Recipes

Southern Style Biscuits

Southern Style Biscuits 2 cups all-purpose flour4 tsp baking powder1/4 tsp baking soda3/4 tsp salt2 Tbsp Earth Balance butter2 Tbsp shortening*1 cup almond or other non-dairy milk Preheat oven to 450 °F. In standup mixer, combine flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Mix… Continue Reading “Southern Style Biscuits”

Maple Baked Beans in the Instant Pot

This flavorful baked bean recipe is perfect as a BBQ or potluck side dish, and is hearty enough as a stand alone meal. Maple Baked Beans 1 small (or 1/2 medium) sweet yellow onion, dicedOlive oil for sautéing2 garlic cloves, minced1 can tomato paste2… Continue Reading “Maple Baked Beans in the Instant Pot”

Better Chocolate Cake

I love sweet treats for myself and the kids, but I try to make them as healthy as I can. Healthy doesn’t have to be boring! Always looking for new recipes to try, I came across a chocolate cake recipe in an issue of… Continue Reading “Better Chocolate Cake”

In The Kitchen – September 21, 2019

After many months, I’m finally coming out of a long term kitchen funk. I find myself pulling out cookbooks and digging deeper into my recipe box for old favorites. With my kids in school, I also have been cooking and baking more. Four growing… Continue Reading “In The Kitchen – September 21, 2019”

Vanilla Extract

Vanilla extract is so much easier than I ever expected – which is great because I so much prefer homemade to storebought! Vanilla Extract 5 – 6 vanilla beans, split in half long ways1 – 2 cups vodka (alternative alcohols would be bourbon or… Continue Reading “Vanilla Extract”