Breakfast & Brunch

The Perfect Pancakes: Perfect for Mother’s Day

Yes, these are the perfect pancakes. I have no fear in saying it. This recipe is inspired by the NYT pancake recipe. The base is fabulous and anything you do will only make it better. Originally, I made the recipe exactly as written. My daughter, A, said, “These would be better with vanilla.” She was… Continue reading The Perfect Pancakes: Perfect for Mother’s Day

Breakfast & Brunch · Main Courses · Recipes · Sandwiches

Smörgåstårta (Swedish Sandwich Cake)

It was Tuesday. It was hot. I wanted a no cook dinner.  What to make…? What to make…?   Four years ago I was riding up the elevator of a Chicago hotel with a woman who was holding a beautiful cake. On closer inspection, the “flowers” on the top were made out of salami.  Of… Continue reading Smörgåstårta (Swedish Sandwich Cake)

Breads & Muffins · Breakfast & Brunch · Recipes

The Popover Project cont…

The blog post is coming out a day early this week because… wait for it… my popover and blueberry jam recipes are published on The Neighbor’s House! Yay! Again, it was a thrill and an honor to be asked to contribute to Stephanie’s blog. Click here to find the recipes and read all about how… Continue reading The Popover Project cont…