Pumpkin Spice Whoopie Pies

October 11, 2014

Pumpkin Spice Whoopie Pies

Right now in America, it feels like everything is pumpkin spiced this October. You can now buy everything from coffee, cookies, crisps, hummus (why), yogurt, even chewing gum that is flavored with that familiar fall spice. Continue Reading…


Spiced Apple Crumbles

October 2, 2014


The first of October and there is a noticeable chill in the air. I love the change in season –  the crisp air, the colorful trees, and of course the beginning of apple season. Continue Reading…


Easy Tomato and Courgette Pasta

September 17, 2014

Easy Tomato and Courgette Pasta The tomatoes and courgettes in the garden are so bountiful this September. I spend most of the summer willing them to grow, and then they all fruit at once and I can barely keep up. They are perfect right now- bursting with the goodness of summer sunshine. I’m really going to miss all these home-grown veggies when they are gone. Continue Reading…


Blueberry and Orange Scones

September 7, 2014

Blueberry and Orange Scones

Here in the states most people call scones, ‘biscuits’, which I find confusing because biscuits are cookies to me! I’ve also noticed that biscuits (scones) are usually savory here and served with chicken and meat. Continue Reading…