Category Archives: Bread

Lemon & Honey Bread With Lemon Glaze


This recipe is one of my all time favorites but honey is not on the original list of ingredients.  I’ve worked to get the right proportions as I needed honey to be included, not only because I knew it would work … Continue reading

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Goat Cheese With Honey-Pepper & Fig Balsamic Drizzle


Since moving to North Carolina I’ve found more time to visit my local farmer’s markets.  One of my favorite booths belongs to the “Goat Lady Dairy“.  I first discovered them when visiting the Piedmont Triad Farmers Market back in the … Continue reading

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SCHIACCIATA AL ROSMARINO


Schiacciata Al Rosmarino is Italian for Flat Bread with Rosemary.  I am enjoying the challenge of learning how to spell Schiacciata!  A flat pizza-type bread, Schiacciata originates in the Tuscan area of Italy.  Commonly sprinkled with olive oil and salt … Continue reading

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Peach Muffins


One of the vendors that supplies Enjoy!, the store I manage is a Texas company called “Wimberly Valley Gourmet.  Of the products they make we carry their avocado oil, pecan oil, Mexican vanilla, and balsamic vinegar.  A few weeks ago … Continue reading

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Farmers Market Fare


One of my favorite events that takes place in the summer is the farmers market on the square in downtown Rockwall, Texas.  It’s small but growing each year.  I manage the gourmet kitchen store on the square, so every Saturday … Continue reading

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A Better Muffin


In the short time I spent in the kitchen these last few days I whipped up these healthy, fruity, tasty muffins.  They are like a ray of sunshine in The Orange Bee kitchen.  Let me share with you why these … Continue reading

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Maple-Pecan Sticky Buns


I mentioned in my last post that I was in the mood for some bread baking.  I’d spied this recipe for low-cal Maple-Pecan Sticky Buns in this month’s issue of Southern Living.  Feeling a bit adventurous I tackled this recipe … Continue reading

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2012 – A Look Back


As the end of 2012 fast approaches I find myself reflecting back on events that took place in my life and kitchen.  The biggest event in my life would be Miss T heading off to college, leaving her parents as … Continue reading

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Honey Beer Bread


If  you know me at all you know I’m continually looking for a way to blend honey into my recipes.  It’s a cinch to drench a biscuit with honey, stir a spoonful into my tea, pour it over my yogurt … Continue reading

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Orange Honey Muffins with Dates


I love the artsiness of this photo.  It is how the fading sunlight streams through my kitchen window this time of year.  The soft orange glow sets the mood heading into evening.  It speaks to me.  

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