Custard Tarts – Portuguese Pasteis de nata

Current situation is me sitting in a chair in my bay window listening to my husband, daughter, mother-in-law, sister-in-law and brother-in-law chatting around the island drinking coffee and eating breakfast. There are a few others that haven’t come down yet and I guess last nights dinner party was a little too much for my father-in-law; he stayed home in bed this morning. Everyone is here … Continue reading Custard Tarts – Portuguese Pasteis de nata

XL Zucchini go-to’s – lemon zucchini tea cake and zucchini bread

  I am curious how many people that took up gardening last year because of Covid are still gardening this year? I do know that my local gardening store was a little more prepared for it this year; unlike last year when they were out of just about everything. We have had some sort of a garden for well over 30 years now and it … Continue reading XL Zucchini go-to’s – lemon zucchini tea cake and zucchini bread

Oatmeal white chip craisin and pistachio cookies

There’s nothing like a Spring snow storm to cover up all the mud and brown grass. It is a good thing that daffodils and crocuses can handle the crazy weather we have here in New England. I does amaze me that some people forget how to drive in snow, seriously it wasn’t that long ago how quickly they forget that it’s slippery out there and … Continue reading Oatmeal white chip craisin and pistachio cookies

homemade cinnamon rolls warm from the oven in under an hour

Sitting here enjoying a cup of tea with the Tree lit trying to figure out what I want to share with you. Firstly have a wonderful holiday however you choose or have to celebrate it. Hopefully next year will be how you want to celebrate it! The timing for this post I would normally share how I make my prime rib roast for Christmas but … Continue reading homemade cinnamon rolls warm from the oven in under an hour