Duet: Cheese Manicotti / Billy Joel “The Stranger”

The food: Is it clear yet that I have a soft spot for foods that are best described as ooey gooey? Whether it's super moist baked goods or extra cheesy dinners, I love rich, delicious treats. Not healthy, but absolutely delicious. This certainly holds true when it...

Duet: Glazed Strawberry Scones / Hilary Scott “Flowers on Mars”

The food: I'm not a big fan of scones. Most of the ones I've tried from various coffee shops are too dry for my liking. When it comes to baked goods, I prefer ooey-gooey treats. After discovering a glazed berry scone at Panera that I actually love, however, I decided...

Duet: No-Knead Beer Bread / “Waylon & Willie”

Note: I owe you an apology. It's been a few months since I've posted. There are reasons (excuses), but all that really matters is I am sorry for taking such a long break, and I promise not to let that happen again. I'm back, I'm energized, and I'm ready to share! The...

Honey Cinnamon Butter

Almost everything tastes better with butter, and that definitely includes bread and other baked goods. I've recently learned about making compound butters, which is just a fancy way of saying mixing stuff into butter. If you like adding a bit of sweet to your muffins,...