Appetizers · Desserts · Recipes

Palmiers: An Easy But Impressive Valentine Treat

I had so many thoughts for this week’s blog. Lots of special dates are right around the corner: Mardi Gras, the beginning of Lent and Valentine’s Day! I thought it would be fun to try a king cake as I’ve never made one before. Or to share with you our go to “Fat Tuesday” dinner… Continue reading Palmiers: An Easy But Impressive Valentine Treat

Appetizers · Recipes

Pigs In A Blanket

It’s Super Bowl weekend!  Eagles vs. Patriots.  I’m not really into either team this year (sorry K-dog).  But you know what I’m always into… Super Bowl food.  Shocker, I know. Did you know Super Bowl is the 2nd biggest eating holiday of the year for Americans?  Second only to Thanksgiving.  I generally eat balanced meals… Continue reading Pigs In A Blanket

Appetizers · Breakfast & Brunch · Recipes · Sandwiches

Summer Toasts – Because It’s Too Hot For Anything Else

IT’S SOOO HOT!!!!!  I can’t take it.  There is no way anyone can be expected to cook anything when it is this hot out.  If you walk outside to grill, you will burst into flames.  If you turn your oven on when it is over 100 degrees outside… well, I just can’t even think about… Continue reading Summer Toasts – Because It’s Too Hot For Anything Else

Blog · Italian · Sandwiches

Tales of the Cookbook III

Sorry I didn’t post anything last week but I have been cooking.  Cooking like crazy.  Cooking up a storm.  Cooking like there’s no tomorrow.  You get the point. It’s funny what happens when you start cooking for a purpose other than just for your family’s enjoyment.  In this cookbook writing process there are a lot… Continue reading Tales of the Cookbook III