Banana Hazelnut Cake Roll

Banana Hazelnut Cake Roll | by The Crumby Cupcake via My Cooking Spot

I’m a bona fide Nutella-holic.

I pretty much covered that little factoid about me in my last post, and here I am again, bringing you another hazelnut-stuffed dessert, only this time with bananas. Absolutely different, totally delightful, unbelievably satisfying for hazelnut + banana lovers such as myself. [Read more…]


Great-Grandmother’s Homemade Irish Soda Bread

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I am thinking about time travel today and not because I have been watching Cosmos.  I am thinking about time travel because I want to go back to a specific place in time.  I want to go back to Elko, Nevada, March 1960.  My mom would be nine years old.  She would most likely be in the sweetest dress you have ever seen with her hair bouncing in its natural curls.  My full-blooded Irish great-grandmother Hortense would be in the kitchen.  In the kitchen she would be busy but not too busy to be singing.  She would be signing the songs of her homeland while her hands moved quickly.   Not too quickly of course to lift a spoon to my mom’s lips and offer her a taste of the meal to come. 

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Pumpkin Scones with Cinnamon Sugar Glaze

These delicious Pumpkin Scones with Cinnamon Sugar Glaze are the perfect Thanksgiving breakfast! 

Pumpkin Scones with Cinnamon Sugar Glaze - I Say Nomato

Hello, I’m Cristina from I Say Nomato, and Happy Thanksgiving!


No, you’re not crazy. This coming weekend is Canadian Thanksgiving, which is almost exactly like American Thanksgiving, just without the funny hats. I don’t complain though, it just means I have an excuse to pin delicious Thanksgiving food for even longer!

And really, what is more ‘Thanksgiving’ than pumpkin? It’s so versatile. There’s the classic Pumpkin Pie, pumpkin custards, soups… and now these scones.

They’re so easy to throw together, you’ll want them every morning! Adapted from my dear friends, Rombauer, Rombauer and Becker (HA! I wish!) and the Joy of Cooking, these scones are incredibly simple. [Read more…]

Chocolate Chip Cookie Butter Dip

Chocolate Chip Cookie Butter Dip - Delicious cookie butter, fluffed up and ready for all your favorite dippers! | Get the recipe on MyCookingSpot.com!

Attention all dippers!

I have the most amazing snack for you since peanut butter.


Bring out your pretzels and apple slices, folks, and prepare to meet Chocolate Chip Cookie Butter Dip!

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