Tag: banana bread

Hummingbird Sheet Cake

Hummingbird Sheet Cake

I’ve recently become obsessed with hummingbird cake.  First, I love the name: it sounds pretty.  Second, it’s almost a cross between four of my favorite sweets: coconut cake, frosted banana cake, carrot cake and banana bread.  It’s sweet, but not overly so.  It has texture, but is super […]

Zucchini Bread Almost Like My Grandmother Used To Make

Zucchini Bread Almost Like My Grandmother Used To Make

My maternal grandmother was a fantastic baker.  She was a nurse by trade, but during her free time she often could be found baking something delicious. There were many things my grandmother made that I loved, but she hands-down made the best zucchini bread. Zucchini […]

Soft Frosted Pumpkin Cookies–My Son’s Favorite

Soft Frosted Pumpkin Cookies–My Son’s Favorite

Frosted pumpkin cookies are a common request by my older son, these and my coconut cake that is. With just a subtle pumpkin flavor, these soft pillowy cookies are light on pumpkin flavor and not-too sweet, so the frosting is by no means overkill.  I […]

When In Doubt, Make Banana Bread

When In Doubt, Make Banana Bread

Bananas are delicious.  A perfect food, some would say, loaded with vitamin B, that even come in their very own traveling case.  We buy bananas with the intension of eating them, but bananas are tricky.  In the grocery store it takes time to select the […]