Cream Cheese Kolacky

The dough for these cookies is what makes them exceptional. I always quadruple this recipe for the holidays. Most popular fillings are peach, apricot, raspberry and date. Use your imagination! This year I’m trying Michigan cherry preserves and cranberry marmalade. You better hide a few for Christmas day— these are the ones that go first! […]

Make Your Bacon-Stuffed Cinnamon Roll Dreams Come True

This happened because I wanted to do something a little special for a recent houseguest, and the idea for bacon-stuffed cinnamon rolls popped into my head. The concept has been making the rounds out there on the Internet, but I wanted to scale mine down so I wouldn’t have to commit to eating a big […]

Plain Cake Doughnuts

Ingredients 2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup white sugar 1 teaspoon salt 1 tablespoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 dash ground nutmeg 2 tablespoons melted butter 1/2 cup milk 1 egg, beaten 1 quart oil for frying Directions Heat oil in deep-fryer to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). In a large bowl, […]