Buttery, Easy, Scottish Shortbread Cookies

  There’s no cookie quite so simple, nor so sublime, as buttery, easy, Scottish Shortbread cookies. When made correctly, they are tender, flaky, and absolutely melt in your mouth. This recipe will teach you how to achieve those results.  Are Scottish Shortbread Cookies A Christmas Tradition? When I was young, shortbread was a Christmas treat. […]


Berry Best Blueberry Cheesecake Recipe

I have better pictures now, so it’s time for me to update my blueberry cheesecake recipe. My initial post tells the story of how we typically spend our 4th of Julys, with our friends, down by the river. Sadly, our friends have other plans this year, so we’ll have to make do with a LATER-in-July […]


Bourbon Pumpkin Cheesecake with Bourbon Sour Cream Glaze

  My daughter LOVES pumpkin pie, AND she loves cheesecake, and she was TORN between which to ask for for her birthday dessert. And then, I remembered this cheesecake that I made for Thanksgiving, probably around 10 years ago. “How would pumpkin cheesecake suit you, my dear?” I inquired. She thought it might just do […]