Fyrstekake (Norwegian Cardamom-Almond Tart)

Becky and I are baking together again.  This month we’re sharing Scandinavian holiday recipes.  Becky is Swedish and I am 1/4 Norwegian.  And proud of it! My maternal grandfather was full Norwegian.  His father was in immigrant from Karmøy, a small island southwest of Haugesand.  We were lucky to be able to visit Norway, including […]

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Gluten-Free Thanksgiving Desserts

Three days until Turkey Day!  I’m hosting my husband’s family this year.  They don’t know it yet, but I’m doing a gluten-free menu.  I think they’ll love it.  I’ve been experimenting with my recipes to get everything just right. The one thing I haven’t decided on yet is dessert.  My mother-in-law is bringing a big […]

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Brandied Apple Pie

Brandied Apple Pie

Fall is here! My very favorite time of year. I’m teaming up with my amazing friend Becky again. This time we’re cooking with apples.  Perfect for fall. Be sure to check out her Apple, Bacon, Cheddar Grilled Cheese Sandwich. (YUM.) And for mine…Brandied Apple Pie. My mom has always been a really good cook. She could make anything, it seemed.  […]

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