My hope is to inspire you to be fearless in the kitchen, to try new things, to take the time to make things the homemade way and most importantly, to have fun doing it!

Peanut Butter Chocolate Waffles with Bananas and Honeyed Yogurt Cooking View
Peanut Butter Chocolate Waffles with Bananas and Honeyed Yogurt

Ah, yes. We all know the old cliche about breakfast being the most important meal of the day. Somehow it just seemed appropriate to start out the new year as … Read More

best of 2014 – my favorites
best of 2014 – my favorites

Yesterday I highlighted the top 10 reader favorite recipes of 2014. Today I’m sharing 20 of my own personal favorites. It may seem like a lot, but I actually had … Read More

best of 2014 – your favorites
best of 2014 – your favorites

Those who truly love food understand just how strongly food intertwines with memory. I used to not be much of a fan of year end round-ups, but now I realize how well they … Read More

Roasted Veggie Empanadas Cooking View
Roasted Veggie Empanadas

Did you all have a wonderful holiday? I certainly hope so! As fun as it was, I’m more than ready for life to get back to its normal routine. The … Read More

Holiday Meal Inspiration: 5 Menus (+ Brunch Ideas)
Holiday Meal Inspiration: 5 Menus (+ Brunch Ideas)

Since I posted my suggestions for Thanksgiving menu planning last month, I have had several requests for a similar post for Christmas dinner ideas. I’m certainly happy to provide some … Read More

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