Chocolate Quick Breads · Quick Breads

Triple Chocolate Zucchini Bread

I’m perplexed. Confused. Confounded, really. Astounded? Yeah that too. Why why WHY did it take me four years to make this? It has everything I love in a quick bread recipe -simple to prepare, zucchini to delude myself into thinking it’s healthy, and three kinds of chocolate for my ravenous sweet tooth. What more could…… Continue reading Triple Chocolate Zucchini Bread

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Vanilla Biscotti – and the process of thinking

Last night, while I was trotting away on my brand spanking-new treadmill (thanks Dad!), I had an epiphany… I realized I do my best thinking while I’m exercising. Which, of course, serves several purposes…..my mind wanders and I ponder everything…… from what I’m going to cook/bake next, what color scheme to repaint the dining room,…… Continue reading Vanilla Biscotti – and the process of thinking

Fruit Quick Breads · Quick Breads

Zucchini Banana Bread – and the importance of sleep

Sleep…… Can’t live without it.  I personally am a huge proponent of sleep. When I’m tired ~ that’s it ~ I’m out. Anyone in my family will attest to that. And quite frankly, I get a little cranky when I’m overtired and haven’t slept enough. Ok, ok …. I get a LOT cranky. Sheesh. I…… Continue reading Zucchini Banana Bread – and the importance of sleep