Monthly Archives: March 2011

Mar 25

My Lovely New Kitchen Scale!

By Sharon | Recipes , Tools

I love my new kitchen scale.  I’ve used one for a long time but it wasn’t digital. So my request for Christmas was a good digital scale that did pounds, ounces and grams. I find a lot of recipes that use the metric measurements. I used to avoid them because it took so long to […]

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Mar 21

Oatmeal Maple Muffins with Golden Raisins

By Sharon | Recipes

As I was thinking of what I could cook for a competition requiring flour and maple syrup I thought of all my favorite foods.  This had to be an original recipe and significantly different than other published recipes.  This caused me great complications as baking things like muffins, cookies, and such require a certain ratio […]

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Mar 16

Sticky Toffee Pudding

By Sharon | Recipes , Tips

I went to Ireland for the first time in 2005.  We traveled from Dublin to Shannon, staying in bed and breakfasts and mostly towards the coastal parts.  We did not see nearly enough and we ate so much food.  The one thing that appeared at almost every pub for dinner was Sticky Toffee Pudding.  Just […]

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