October 2011

Door County + Apple Cider Doughnuts

by Sara on October 12, 2011

apple cider doughnuts

This past weekend, my parents and I drove through Door County, Wisconsin, to see the fall colors, take pictures, do some wine tasting, and spend some money on fun things. You know, like apple cider doughnuts, cherry strudel, rum fudge, caramels, and wine. And, um, the things we picked out after the wine tasting, which [...]

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Grilled Pizza

by Sara on October 5, 2011

serving pizza

This is, by far, the best pizza I’ve ever made in my life. Yes, ever. And I’ve made a few pizzas, even going so far as to store my own partially-baked crusts in my freezer. But unless you have a wood-burning oven in your home, or have jimmied your self-cleaning oven to allow extremely high [...]

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Iced Mint Green Tea

by Sara on October 3, 2011

iced mint green tea

We’re starting a heat wave! Well, compared to last week and this past weekend, anyway. Over the weekend, I had to turn my heat on a few times, to take the chill out of the air. Yesterday when I got up, it was a whopping 29F/-2C. Brr! Sure, in a couple of months, that will [...]

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Reese’s Pieces Chocolate Cookies

by Sara on October 1, 2011

cookie on glass of milk

A couple of weeks ago, I started thinking about cookies. Very specific cookies.

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