A brown belt for Big Guy – not that it’s important
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It was testing week in karate and, as usual, Big Guy was under the gun. Not as much as he used to be, when he didn’t have a clue and had to frantically cram, but …

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Egg-free pumpkin scones
Saturday, 3 Mar, 2012 – 8:08 | Comments Off
Egg-free pumpkin scones

For some crazy reason – probably our “Cinnamon Roll Friday” tradition – the guys have decided that they’re entitled to a fresh-from-the-oven breakfast every morning of late. For some reason that’s even crazier, I’ve gone …

Another egg-free pumpkin bread
Saturday, 20 Nov, 2010 – 7:35 | Comments Off
Another egg-free pumpkin bread

Autumn always makes me think of pumpkin, which in turn makes me think of my husband. And that’s why I broke my chief law of egg-free baking, the one that says “once you have an …

Egg-free banana bread
Saturday, 20 Mar, 2010 – 9:02 | Comments Off
Egg-free banana bread

Big Guy was not going to like banana bread at all. At least, that’s what he told me when he saw me reach for loaf pans instead of muffin tins last weekend.
“Why don’t you just …

Egg-free strawberry muffins
Saturday, 13 Feb, 2010 – 11:23 | Comments Off
Egg-free strawberry muffins

In part because I live in a place where egg replacer isn’t readily available and in part because I’m tired of toting ingredients when I’m on the road, I’ve been experimenting lately with baking with …

Egg-free zucchini bread
Monday, 21 Sep, 2009 – 23:00 | Comments Off
Egg-free zucchini bread

Rarely do I make a recipe so revolting to the rest of the house that no one else will touch it. That was the case with this zucchini bread, but the heck with them. I …

Egg-free corn lightbread
Thursday, 22 Jan, 2009 – 12:59 | One Comment
Egg-free corn lightbread

Warning: This recipe is a beast the requires a really big bowl. Think “bordering on wash tub.”
Seriously. I use an eight-quart Tupperware model for mixing, and that’s just about right. It’s not that there are …

Egg-free corn muffins
Friday, 2 Jan, 2009 – 15:19 | One Comment
Egg-free corn muffins

Corned beef and cabbage.
French fries and ketchup.
Peanut butter and jelly. Or, in our house, Sun Butter and jelly.
But you get what I mean. Some foods just go together, which is why I took a break …

Egg-free pumpkin bread
Wednesday, 24 Dec, 2008 – 10:07 | 2 Comments
Egg-free pumpkin bread

Ever play Cookbook Bingo? OK, so maybe that’s just here.
The game involves being bored with all the usual dishes and thumbing through pages looking for something new to make. In this case, I needed a …

Egg-free scones
Saturday, 20 Dec, 2008 – 17:25 | Comments Off
Egg-free scones

Scones really are nothing more than a biscuit with a bit of sugar and a good PR agent. Except Big Guy won’t eat biscuits.  He used to, but somewhere between 1 and 2 he went …

Variations on an egg-free pancake theme
Tuesday, 16 Dec, 2008 – 22:09 | 2 Comments
Variations on an egg-free pancake theme

Big Guy was just a babe when his egg allergy was diagnosed, but he was old enough to mourn his beloved pancakes. Aside from oatmeal, it was his favorite breakfast at the time.
I rarely …

Egg-free cranberry bread
Sunday, 23 Nov, 2008 – 23:26 | Comments Off
Egg-free cranberry bread

I know: It’s not Friday.
But I wanted to post a little extra something for my egg-allergic friends at Thanksgiving. Wish I could give you pumpkin pie, but I can’t. The best recipe I’ve found — …