those pecan toffee bars again

This is a little weird because I haven’t been posting so much lately, but I’ve been stock-piling blog posts. Seriously, I’ve lost count of how many unpublished posts I have in the works… half-way done, almost done, no where near done. Here’s one of those posts — I’ve probably written about these amazing bars before

mystery bars

After years of blogging about fun stuff, trips, favorite food events and restaurants, baking, and the latest cookbook I’ve edited, recently I decided to try something different. Once again I have to credit Shauna for the inspiration to put a little more of myself out there. I wasn’t expecting the amazing response I’ve gotten, but … More mystery bars

not nanaimo bars

Although it might seem like I’m well on my way to baking every recipe in Alice Medrich’s Chewy Gooey Crispy Crunchy cookbook, Tara from the amazing Seven Spoons asked me about one recipe that had I hadn’t tried, the nanaimo bars. I think she was intrigued because Medrich’s version, called Maya’s No-No-Nanaimo Bars, is quite … More not nanaimo bars

heavenly toffee

I keep talking about my holiday cookie baking, but clearly there were some bars too, like these toffee bars from the new Alice Medrich book I keep raving about. In fact, if I hadn’t already said this about other recipes, I’d say this recipe alone is worth the price of the book. Well, that is … More heavenly toffee