Figs are now in season. When I buy figs to eat or for a recipe, I purchase much more than I can eat. That is particularly the case when I buy figs from a store like Costco. When that happens, I find other ways to preserve them. This time, I purposefully purchased a larger quantity […]
I am always in search of a fast and easy starter for a meal. So, what else is new … huh. One that I can serve when we have guests over or one that I can throw together and have on the spur of the moment, just for fun. This Baked Brie Cheese with Honey […]
To say we were well feed would be an understatement. The biggest concern we had in the first week was, with all the great food we were consuming, would we fit into our dresses for the wedding. After the wedding, we simply didn’t care. Did that stop us from enjoying the culinary delights? Not in the least.
There are times when we overlook the fact that the simplest recipes, such as this fresh figs and honey dessert. They are often the most elegant and the most fun to make. That certainly is the case with this fresh figs and honey dessert recipe. I can’t tell you where it came from. What I do know […]
Not long ago I had given you a tour of my garden. One of my readers had requested the recipe of the frittata I had pictured in the article. I love spinach and feta cheese in just about anything. So naturally it also makes a great combination in omelets or frittatas. It was beautiful lazy sunday morning, the perfect time to make this frittata.
The memories of camp fires, roasted marshmallows and S’mores are generally on our minds when summer arrives. The big problem with these ooey gooey delights are the calories, and many of us always seem to be on a diet these days. So what is a girl/guy to do? Find an alternative of course. So here is my alternative […]
I had once heard that if you’d ever made and had a homemade granola recipe you would never find your self buying it off the grocery store shelf again. Sometimes homemade items are better then store bought, sometimes not so much. In this case, it is definitely true. When I went in search of a granola recipe […]
I love potatoes, especially these smashed lemon potatoes. Not as much as chocolate mind you, but they are up there. There are times I have an all veggie meal. I like to experiment with different vegetables and flavor combinations. Potatoes are a great “blank canvas” to have some fun with. I initially saw a similar […]
I am a big breakfast fan. The truth is I could eat breakfast anytime and truly enjoy the heck out of it. I am in heaven when I find a recipe that is super fast and really good. This Eggs In A Cup recipe is one of these. I originally found this eggs in a cup recipe […]