Cinnamon Coffee Cake Loaf

  Hands up, who loves coffee cake? Maybe an easier question would be, who doesn’t love coffee cake!  For me, there is nothing quite as homey and cozy as curling up with a steaming cup of coffee and a small...okay, okay...a big slice of homemade coffee cake. What I really like about this coffee cake loaf, besides the amazing taste, is the manageable size. It’s not a huge cake that will be constantly tempting me for days on end. The loaf size is a bit smaller than a cake and once … [Read more...]

Blueberry Streusel Coffee Cake ~ Baking Spree!

Not quite sure why, there was no weather event happening, which often seems to spur some of my cooking/baking  But for some reason, I woke up on Saturday morning with the urge to cook and cook and bake!  So, after my obligatory 3 or 4 cups of coffee while reading the newspaper I headed for the kitchen. I had put yellow eyed beans on to soak the night before, so perhaps it was a foreshadowing of the baking spree to come.  I put them on to boil/simmer and started on the bread, … [Read more...]