Angel Food Cake

Yesterday, with a little time off the sunshine calling my name, all work tasks done for the day, what do I do? Grab a surf board to go surfing or walk to the beach and enjoy the sunset. Instead the baker in me decides to make an “Angel Food Cake.” It’s been a while since […]

Happy 100th Birthday Julia Child ! By, Diana Vega Gill

“You’ll never know everything about anything, especially something you love.” ― Julia Child God forbid but if I suddenly had to flee my home one day and was left to  choose just one book to take with me among all the cook books I have collected it would be my treasured copy of “Baking With […]

Life of the Best Dressed Cookie, By Diana (Vega) Gill

  Do you  need a culinary degree to make  the perfect cookie?  No certainly not, but I can say  knowledge and the best ingredients are the key to the time you will invest in making your baked goods come to life! Don’t by any  means let them take a form of their own. You are the […]

Cook-ie Monday!!

  Mira Vista Country Club, El Cerritto, CA http://www.miravista.org/ Cookies Favors by: http://www.couturebaking.com “‘I wonder if I’ve been changed in the night? Let me think: was I the same when I got up this morning? I almost think I can remember feeling a little different. But if I’m not the same, the next question is […]

Happy Labor Day!

Image by thepinkpeppercorn via Flickr Enjoying the holiday today, whether you are at the beach catching up on some sun and a little R & R may the day be joyful! If you decided it was time for a family picnic; I hope the baked goods were from Grandmother’s old time recipes but if they weren’t I’ve […]

Hello Cookie, Diana (Vega) Gill

Granada! Granada Cadiz Sevilla, where butter is called mantequilla / You’re treated so fine, when you come in to dine / I’m always delighted to see ya. Ole! Ole! Ole! Ole! -The Cookie Monster It’s Friday,  the day is promising. As inviting as the pool looks today, I will be taking some time to consult with my […]