Zucchini or Carrot Bread

I used carrots and was very happy with the results. The dates are really delicious in this quick bread but if you don’t have any around, raisins would substitute just fine. The recipe calls for a lot of maple syrup which ends up making this a very expensive treat. I might fiddle with the recipe…

one year gone

On the one year anniversary of my mother’s death, I wanted to find a way to remember my mother and to bring the best of her forward in my new family. The only thing that made any sense, was to bake. So I pulled out a baking pan and whipped up a batch of peanut…