Chocolate Chip Cake

I’m starting to wade into uncharted waters my friends. Uncharted waters for me anyways. I’m starting to test recipes that are on random index cards given to me by various family members, having never seen the finished products. It has been *quite* an interesting weekend full of breads that resemble bricks, two steak recipes (one…

Yooper Caviar

My grandfather was a unique individual. I think those who knew him would agree that the most appropriate description for him would be ‘curmudgeon.’  A loveable curmudgeon but curmudgeon nonetheless. You know that stereotypical old man that you see standing on his porch shaking his fist and yelling ‘Get off my lawn!” That. It’s also almost universally…

Banana Bread

Okay I know I know. The interwebs needs another banana bread recipe like it needs another hole in its head (weird phraseology there but stay with me). My sister Carrie had mentioned that she had an old family banana bread recipe that she’d tweaked and I may like to have. I made a mental…