I loved our visits to see my grandparents in Florida. I think I started my foodie mindset at a young age because all special memories have a flavor. Mine for these Florida visits were fresh squeezed orange juice from just picked oranges from PopPops back yard. Grandmas angel biscuits hot from the oven and amazing… Continue reading Grandma’s Elizabeth Angel Biscuits (baking powder biscuit)
My husband has a friend and coworker named Carlos Santana. Not the famous musician we all know that sing oh ya como va... but this Carlos can do a-mean salsa shimmy to the sounds. Carlos lives for his yearly Miami visits to get his authentic Cuban sandwich that (pending which side of town) has finer… Continue reading Cuban Bread – Carlos Santana style.
I make my pizza dough with my bread-maker -dough setting. But this recipe is a good as your creativity. Frozen pizza dough can be good in a pinch. For dough-in bread maker 1.5 cup warm water 2 packets self rising yeast or 5 tsp loose yeast. 1 Tbs sugar 1 tsp salt 3 Tbs vegetable… Continue reading Italian night- lets Calzone!
My dear friends on diets or watching gluten... please dont hate me for this one. I Love the smell of warm cinnamon bread in the house. My secret to adding this recipe in my simple/easy file is my bread machine. Making the dough in the bread machine takes the mess, sweat and time off your… Continue reading Warm sticky cinnamon buns…cold weather favorite!
Momma had this huge heavy black electric waffle iron that made four seperate waffles. It always scared me a bit with how it steamed and sputtered and clanged close when Momma dropped the hot lid on the golden batter. She would make a mountain of warm squares waiting butter and warm syrup. Dont use a… Continue reading Waffle Time – get my batter bowl!
Jack was a wonderful family friend that always payed a visit with his famous sweet warmbread to share neighborly love. I will alwAys remember his sky blue eyes and hearty laugh. I found the recipe that was close to Jacks and relive the tradition sharing these loaves with neighbors and friends on holiday mornings. Enjoy...… Continue reading Jack Bread … childhood favorite