Holiday Menu

I’m thrilled (and slightly anxious it’s fine I’m fine everything’s fine) to be offering a limited holiday menu of cakes, pies, and breads for Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s! I say anxious because I’ve never dipped my toe too far into the pool when it comes to sharing the things I bake, and even still,…

Whole Wheat Sourdough Banana Bread

I love banana bread. My grandfather made the best I’ve ever had, and any recipe I’ve tried pales in comparison to his. Last year, my mom, my sister, and I were going through some of his and my grandmother’s recipe books (think magazine clippings and handwritten gems spanning decades of deliciousness), and we found a…

Cuccidati King Cake

I have to put a caveat here before we dive in: it’s not king cake season anymore. Here in South Louisiana, we’re big on celebration but also on tradition, so the season for king cakes is pretty strict. It begins on the Feast of the Epiphany (Twelfth Night) and ends on Mardi Gras, the Tuesday…