Orange Vanilla Sugar Cookies, barely sweet and intensely aromatic. They are perfect for the holiday cookie platter as well as for a quiet cup of tea by the fireplace.
Old Bay Blackened Shrimp is an insanely easy dish to make. Plus, it's packed with some kickin' flavor!
Sweet Potato Cupcakes with Toasted Marshmallow Frosting!
Premium Dark Chocolate Ganache. An unexpected and delicious homemade hostess gift. 'Tis the season.
Seckel pear, hazelnut frangipane and homemade puff pastry tart
Turn brussels sprouts haters into lovers with this simple and delicious gratin. Easy step by step photo directions.
An authentic Thai soup, tom yum goong...
Decorating cupcakes with modeling chocolate is easy and fun!
Creamy butter crab.
Vanilla, Chocolate and Black & White Cupcakes with Pomegranate Buttercream Frosting for a birthday party.
Apple and cranberry chutney makes a good Christmas present, and it's good with cheese&crackers, or cold meat.
Pink Lemonade Glazed Madeleines - a fresh twist on the classic humpy cakes.
Gingerbread stained glass cookies. Perfect for tree or window hanging. Also perfect for eating.
Apples at the Dupont Circle farmer's market in Washington, DC
Fortify Against a Sucky Monday: Homemade Gnocchi for Sunday Supper
Baked Cinnamon Sugar Doughnuts
Coconut & Banana Tartelette
My something green for the holiday table. Creamed Spinach with Crispy Shallots. Mom will be so proud
Winter Fruit Granola. Perfect for a Thanksgiving detox.
NOLA fries: thick, golden, wedges of starchy goodness, dusted in a snowfall of parmesan cheese, salt and pepper.
Crows Mill Sandwich Bread. A recipe passed on to me by an "auntie."
Cafe Breakfasts: Mexican Hot Chocolate with Cinnamon Whipped Cream and Croissants, and Spiced Cider with Fruit and Yogurt
Lamb Spare Ribs with Kabocha Puree and Walnut Pesto
Cranberry Yogurt with Toasted Walnuts
Pumpkin Bread with Dried Cranberries, Toasted Pecans and White Chocolate Chips
Updated Chocolate Crinkle Cookies, sure to be a hit at your holiday cookie swap!
Muhammara: hot and sweet red pepper dip with walnuts and pomegranates
Blueberry Pie with Lattice Crust
Super Simple Turkey Noodle Soup. The epitome of comfort food.
Chocolate covered pretzels and marshmallows make easy and impressive gifts, party snacks, and even decorations!
moist fresh apple pancakes with maple syrup or blueberry sauce - ( and now also dairy free alternative) got your 'jamas on?
Watercress salad with a fragrant Wasabi dressing.
use up those leftovers with this ham and egg tart
Cake from a mix: can this all-natural mix stand up to the real thing?