In Desserts On August 6, 2013 0 Comments

Before the summer is completely over (why does it fly by so terribly fast?), I wanted to share a couple of easy and delicious ice pop recipes I’ve… Read More »

clementine muffins

Can’t Stop Making Clementine Muffin Recipes

In Baked Goods On March 12, 2013 0 Comments

 I know we have one of these already on this blog, but I have another clementine muffin recipe for you.  I had in the back of my mind… Read More »

Pupusas with Salsa Roja


In Vegetarian Mains On February 20, 2013 2 Comments

Do you know about pupusas?  The adorable, chubby, filled cousin of the corn tortilla?  The doppelganger of the arepa? There used to be a Salvadoran restaurant down the… Read More »

Chopped This on a Cracker

"Chopped This" – Wedding Shower Recipe #1

In Snacks + Appetizers On February 11, 2013 3 Comments

Among the many lovely ideas Jenean had for the wedding shower she threw me (back in 2010) was the especially wonderful one of sending blank recipe cards to… Read More »



In Meat Mains On February 4, 2013 2 Comments

Pasticcio is similar to lasagna with a bechamel sauce in place of most of the cheese. (Don’t worry, there is also cheese). This particular version uses spinach pasta… Read More »


Apple Brandy Hot Toddy

In Drinks On January 28, 2013 0 Comments

It’s cold out there today.  It’s cold out there every day. In fact it has just begun to snow again.  So what better time to share my new… Read More »


A Healthy, Hearty New Year – Salmon Steaks in Spicy Tomato Sauce

In Meat Mains On January 9, 2013 0 Comments

Well, all the eating and merriment sure was fun, wasn’t it? But all good things must come to an end, at least for the good of our waistbands…. Read More »


NYE: Caprese Bruschetta and a Fizzy Cocktail

In Drinks, Snacks + Appetizers On December 31, 2012 1 Comment

Here’s a little something simple to treat yourself on New Year’s Eve – a delicious appetizer that is deceptively impressive, and a surprising and refreshing cocktail. Ingredients: Toasted,… Read More »


Roast a Duck for Your Holiday, Serve with Savory Bread Pudding

In Meat Mains, Sides On December 24, 2012 2 Comments

Recently Jenean and I got together to make a lot of festive food – and when menu planning for it, we decided we wanted to try roasting a… Read More »


Christmas Cookie Central

In Baked Goods, Desserts On December 18, 2012 0 Comments

Jenean and I have been making a bunch of different kinds of cookies and sweet treats these days, getting ready for various holiday events, and thought we’d share… Read More »