irish breakfast cookies

irish breakfast cookies / patty's food

Cookies for breakfast on Saint Paddy’s Day? Why not? I’m sure you will love this oatmeal cookie recipe as much as we did. This is the first recipe that I’ve made from my copy of at home in the whole food kitchen by amy chaplin and even though I did make a few changes, such […]

Double Coconut Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

Double Coconut Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies / Patty's Food

Double Coconut Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies…coming right up…I have a batch in my oven right now as we speak- I don’t know what got into me this past month but I have baked  variations of these cookies at least half a dozen times.  I keep baking, tweaking the recipe and sharing these cookies.  Everybody loves […]

My friend Donna’s Favorite Oatmeal Cookies

Currant Oatmeal Cookies / Patty's Food

My friend and hiking partner Donna mentioned that she was going home after our hike to bake her favorite oatmeal cookies, a recipe from Alice Waters.  Donna is a wonderful cook and I remember from previous year’s Christmas cookie exchanges that she always brings delicious cookies.  Donna also happened to give me a copy of […]

Strawberry Lemon Lime Bars

Strawberry Lemon Lime Bars / Patty's Food

Jammy slices of strawberries nestled into a lemon lime filling supported by an oat-y flavored shortbread crust were a couple of good reasons why I thought it was okay to mess with one of my favorites- Classic Lemon Bars.  Plus the strawberries look pretty- all jammy on top of the lemon lime filling.  The strawberries and lemons came […]

Crispy Oatmeal Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Crispy Oatmeal Chocolate Chunk Cookies / Patty's Food

If you’re looking for large thin crisp caramel brown sugar flavored chocolate chip cookies- look no further -you found them right here!  I had to make these cookies twice in two days just to make sure they were as good as I thought they were after I baked the first batch.  They were.  I love […]

Baked Sunday Mornings Oatmeal Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Scones


I have a small confession to make about my Baked Sunday Mornings scones-they are chock full of rolled flax instead of oatmeal as well as filled with cookie butter in place of peanut butter!  I wasn’t attempting to get fancy on this lovely recipe, no it’s much simpler than that…I just wanted to use up […]

blueberry scone muffins

blueberry scone muffins

  I found baby blueberries at the Santa Rosa Farmers Market from a  grower out of Sebastopol who grows 10 different varieties of blueberries, of course they’re not all ripe at the same time but wouldn’t it be fun to see and taste all those different types of blueberries at once.  This morning they were […]