Do you have a Zoom happy hour planned today? If not, consider planning one and making my Cupcake Martini for 1. I promise this sweet, colorful beverage will not disappoint. People, sometimes you just need to create your own fun and I think this beverage will get us a long way towards doing just that ... Read more
Irresistible Homemade Cinnamon Rolls
There is nothing like homemade cinnamon rolls; tender, sweet, carb satisfaction and don't even get me started on the smell wafting through the house. At times like these, I'm not counting calories. If something sounds good, I make it and relish the flavor but more importantly; I'm enjoying the process of cooking and baking. Baking ... Read more
Simple food really is the best! Most of you know that I have a freezer full of salmon because my husband, Mark, takes a trip to fish in Alaska every summer. Without fail, a huge box of fish arrives in August each year. Most of us are working hard to eat what we have; we've ... Read more
The BEST Banana Bread Recipe!
I really can't take credit for the BEST banana bread ever. This is a recipe my mother-in-law shared with me many years ago and it has become a staple at my house. I may have taken a little creative license with some of the ingredients but overall, it's still the same as when she gave it ... Read more
I’ve Missed YOU!
I've missed you guys! What a crazy time it's been. Who could have expected our world to change so drastically in such a short time? I'm thrilled to be back in action with renewed vision to share content that is relevant and focuses on bringing great taste and beauty into our everyday lives. I dont ... Read more
Chocolate and Pistachio make Magic!
Are you looking for a wonderful dessert for Valentines Day celebrations? Look no further, my sumptuous Chocolate Pistachio Tart is decadent goodness perfect for the occasion. The simplicity of this dessert will amaze and it's sure to become a regular in your repertoire! Chocolate Pistachio Tart Crust 20 Oreo cookies ½ stick butter ⅓ cup ... Read more
Dark Chocolate Raspberry Fudge- Just in time for Valentine’s Day!!
What goes together better than silky dark chocolate and raspberries? I could not resist heading to the kitchen to create something to pair these flavors just in time for Valentine's Day! I am so excited to share this scrumptious recipe with you. You can make Dark Chocolate Raspberry Fudge in less than 10 minutes and ... Read more
My Favorite Holiday and a Recipe of Course!
Does Valentine's Day seem like a strange holiday to be my favorite? One of my V-Day rituals is to ask my husband and children if they will BE My Valentine, to which they reply YES of course! This entitles me to shower them with some of the traditional goodies designed for this day and the ... Read more
It’s Valentine’s Day -An Enchanting French Experience
When I set out to create the winter A Taste of Paris event for Valentine's Day, I knew it had to be something really special. While reflecting on Valentine's Day, one word kept coming to mind, PASSION. Curating an experience with one purpose in mind; to spark or reignite passion for the participants, became my ... Read more
Tis the season for appetizers! I thought I would share a few of my recent favorites with you! I had a very large board crafted for my daughter's small engagement party and for the recent ATOP wine event with Chateau Pommard and I just love the way it works for tasty tidbits. I like to line ... Read more