Grandma G’s Kolache – Take 2!

A few years ago (3, in fact!) I took it upon myself to re-create my Grandma’s kolache recipe.  For details you can read the post itself; get some edumacation! But one thing conspicuously missing from that post was how the kolache itself actually turned out.  The answer?  Enhhhh…. >.> So this week I made it […]

I Like Big Bundts: Poppy Seed Bundt Cake

It’s that time of the year again: it’s Mary the Food Librarian‘s annual celebration of National Bundt Day (or rather, yesterday was)!  Luckily I remembered to participate this year (in the nick of time, as usual) so threw together a most excellent Poppy Seed Bundt Cake.  But first, Sir Mix-A-Lot (I recommend listening to this […]

October Daring Bakers: Povitica

Whew!  I think I’m making this post just under the October deadline (it’s 1 week after the 27th, right? :D)!  I’m glad I made myself do this challenge too – it was straight-forward and delicious! The Daring Baker’s October 2011 challenge was Povitica, hosted by Jenni of The Gingered Whisk. Povitica is a traditional Eastern […]

Grandma’s Kolache Recipe

I know it’s corny and trite, but I really do love the holidays.  I know it’s even trite to ADMIT it’s trite, but I’m saying it anyway.  I won’t bother blathering on why it is I like year-end holidays more than others, but suffice it to say that the standard family/gift-giving/food/happiness reasons apply. But what’s […]