What does it mean to share a meal? When I create a food experience for someone, it’s an expression of my love. It’s artistry. The shared… Read more “Soul Food: Breaking Bread”
Patisserie Choquette: La vraie affaire!
There are moments in life which require celebratory madness. When you pop the Veuve Clicquot and wave aside anything which could hinder the sheer ecstasy of the… Read more “Patisserie Choquette: La vraie affaire!”
Peacemaker Lobster & Crab: The Review
“How do they do that?” My taste buds wondered, as the flavors from the Clam Chowder developed on my gleefully perplexed tongue. There was a myriad of happy dance gifs ransacking my mind as the complex soup flavors and textures danced themselves down with an elegant finish.
Beauty: Is it a state of grace or a state of face? The truth is: most of us are NOT “beautiful” by current media standards of beauty.… Read more “Be Pretty”
The Spirit of the Holidays!
We drink at our house. I’m not ashamed. The knowledge there is a tasty adult beverage waiting for me after a rough day of craziness is all… Read more “The Spirit of the Holidays!”
I almost never bake healthy things. I often *cook* healthy meals, but my baking is reserved for decadence and bliss. However, I recently broke my own rule… Read more “Oatmeal Muffins”
Will Work for Shoes!
Like all red-blooded women, I love shoes. I really love shoes because I’ve gained LOTS of weight, and my shoes still fit. I’m just keeping it real.… Read more “Will Work for Shoes!”
More Than Simply Granola
Every so often, something happens and makes us reflect on our lives, our paths, our choices, and our friends. I do this all too often. I’m an… Read more “More Than Simply Granola”
Lemon Blueberry Ricotta Cupcakes
I am a Catering Manager by day, and a master baker in my “life bubble.” I live in my life bubble about 80% of the day. It’s… Read more “Lemon Blueberry Ricotta Cupcakes”
I’m obsessed with making crackers. I’ve tried several different methods and recipes, and it’s always delightfully simple and yummy. The only downfall is my inability to make… Read more “Homemade Crackers”