Father’s Day is upon us. In my family that means presenting a gift to dad that is indicative of what you’re good and/or passionate about. My sister makes art, my brother a witty political card and me, well I guess I’ll cook something. I happened to have made my dad marmalade for his birthday, and … Continue reading Apricot-Papaya-Chili Jam
I don’t know why, but I have a love/hate relationship with cheesecake. I always think I want it. In fact, if its on a dessert menu (and I’m ordering dessert) I will 100% order it. But we don’t go out that often, and when we do, we’ve typically stuffed ourselves silly before dessert. Hence, the … Continue reading Biscotti Cheesecake
My sister is getting married next week! What better way than to celebrate with a contest. To enter simply follow us on WordPress AND like us on Facebook. Contest opens…right now and closes the moment my sister says “I do”. (Saturday June 15 @5pm EST). I’ll announce the winner on Monday June 17. What will … Continue reading Contest Time!
It’s PYO Strawberry season here on the east coast of the USA. Due to our l-o-n-g winter, it’s taken a long time for most things to grow over here. So, it’s supposed to be blueberry season, but, it’s not. AND Kim Kardashian and Kanye West had their baby girl. YAY!! To celebrate both of these … Continue reading Not Your Average Strawberry Jam
So I apparently like to cook with tea. Who knew? Not me. But I do. I really, really do. I love to drink tea, so really it’s the only natural next step to make. I had a whole bunch of bananas that went brown pretty quickly, and a jar of cranberries my sister had boiled … Continue reading Cooking with Tea
Once again it’s been awhile since I’ve posted. My sister is getting married in less than two weeks and last weekend was her bachelorette party. I left a couple days before the extravaganza in order to (drop my daughter off at my mom’s) help set up for a weekend long affair. It was awesome. It’s … Continue reading Cheddar Jalepeno Popovers