soft white sandwich bread

The greatest white sandwich bread

This is once again a Rose Levy Beranbaum recipe from The Bread Bible.  During the winter I often find myself baking a lot of bread.  In fact, I bake more bread than Craig and I…

Sous vide jar quiche

Custardy Sous Vide Crustless Jar Quiches

Whoa nelly, that is a mouthful.  It has been hot in the Seattle area.  Hotter than most of us are equipped to deal with. With many stretches of days in the 90s, the idea of…

Eggroll Stir Fry Bowls

I totally stole this idea from another blog.  It sounded pretty legit, so I fussed with it to suit our tastes and not depend on leftovers. I am well aware that this is one of…

Bacon Cheeseburger Quiche

Bacon Cheeseburger Quiche

This is as ridiculous as it sounds.  But it is also delicious, filling, and if you’re keeping an eye on your carbohydrate intake, low carb.  It also gives you all the flavor of a bacon…

orange creamsicle cupcakes

Orange Creamsicle Cupcakes

This recipe is originally from the now neglected Not So Humble Pie. It has been heavily modified and dolled up to suit my increasingly picky tastes but is quite good.  The secret to this recipe is the…

orange creamsicle cupcakes

Orange Creamsicle Mousseline Buttercream

This is based off of Rose Levy Beranbaum’s Mousseline Buttercream.  Simply put, it is the greatest base buttercream recipe.  Period.  It is just so stinkin’ delicious.  The texture is light for a European style buttercream,…

Sous vide orange curd

Simple Orange Curd Sous Vide

I learned last minute that we would be celebrating a coworker’s birthday the next day.  I just started at a new company a month and a half ago, so I am still in the phase…