The joy of travelling has just been usurped by the joy of coming home. Oh, and a slightly unusual green salad…
An out-of-season, but utterly delicious, quiche.
Having an Everything Cake in your repertoire is as important as knowing how to bake brownies, which is to say not life-supporting but definitely useful if you enjoy entertaining.
Magical little cheese puffballs that grownups and kids will fight over.
Making the transition to a “new” life is complicated, but it is also very sweet.
Black bean burgers are not a substitute for big, juicy, all beef burgers but they are a great addition to your cooking repertoire. Especially when you have a vegetarian in the house.
There is a former food blogger I really like who left her food blogging life last summer and switched to a new blogging life where she writes ordinary postings of ordinary things – like where to buy good t-shirts, what to pack for a 6-hour hospital stay and a what a grown up needs to […]
A fresh and zesty lemon tea cake is the perfect New Year’s resolution.
My friend Julie hates to cook. Historically I have been suspicious of these kinds of people. These “hating to cook” kinds of people. I assumed they were lazy. Or easily confused. Or possibly kidnapped and tied up in a kitchen at some point in their lives. Until I met Julie. She isn’t lazy, or […]
Homemade cinnamon rolls eluded me until I let them take their rightful place among my memories.
It is far from coincidental that at this time of year I would be thinking about my family in Louisiana. Thanksgiving was a huge holiday for us. For years I spent it with my stepmom and her considerable family who can all totally throw down in the kitchen. Thanksgiving dinner was a marathon – there were […]
My All Star lineup of Thanksgiving foods.