How about a decadent chocolate cupcake topped with rich ganache and fleur de sel? A new branch of this popular cupcake bakery has opened in Napa. [Kara's Cupcakes]
Miner's Lettuce- Find out what unique treats are in season at your local farmers market!
Goji Berry Soy Chai: My perfect morning brew. Here's the recipe, and my morning routine.
Get inspired by more sophisticated cake pop flavors and toppings; coconut, raspberry chocolate, dried cherries, pistachios...
The “Smoked” Salmon, cooked sous vide with Cucumber Noodles, then “smoked” with a smoking gun, served over a small Potato Blintz at the Bazaar
Salmon wasabi leaf canapes with wasabi and soy dipping sauce
Spinach is loaded with nutrients, and it's a great veggie to get your garden off to a great start right now!
The Dry Martini. After a difficult day, unwinding with a perfectly made dry martini is one of life’s little pleasures.
Why spend money on $$$ bean sprouts at the store when you can easily grow your own! I'm a sprout farmer!
The Adult Grilled Cheese: Creamy goat cheese, tomato, prosciutto, & arugula... w/ melty havarti cheese holding it all together. Happy Grilled Cheese Month!
Phyllo Scrolls with Mustard Greens, Feta, and Walnuts
The most delicious fresh berry ice cream, made in the time it takes you to read this description of it.
The Bramble is reinvented as a stunning champagne cocktail made with Gin, Creme de Mure, Lemon Juice, Vanilla Syrup and Champagne.
Carrot Cookies made with maple syrup ....keeping the Easter bunny healthy
Don't know what to do with last night's leftover? Make Sushi!
Hard-boiled egg in an onion skin. So many egg-coloring methods, so little time!
A healthy alternative to the classic fish & chips!
Using a rotisserie chicken really speeds up the prep work for this Asian Chicken Salad.
Behind the scenes of two blogs: No Special Effects and Tartelette! Come check out the final week of kitchen tours at use real butter.
Get out your grill this weekend and make my easy grilled halibut with fresh coriander and sweet chili marinade!
Dyed Easter Eggs - red cabbage, coffee, carrots and curry powder yield these colors.
Balsamic Asparagus and Carrots - Healthy and delicious from the San Francisco Farmers Market
This Lemony Sesame Asparagus is a traditional Spring vegetable with a citrus kick.
[TwD] Baby Banana Cream Pies for Tuesdays with Dorie -- extra creamy, delicious, and cute!
Does flavor tripping with the Miracle Fruit live up to its hype? Well, yes and no.
Refreshing Soba Salad
Spicy meatballs in a coconut curry broth with jasmine rice.
Hard boiled eggs turned into Easter cookies
Master-peeps Theatre: Starry Night made of Peeps!
"Preppy Eggs": 1 of 9 easy, unique egg decorating ideas, a slideshow I did for ReadersDigest.com.
Alice Waters' earthy fava bean purée is like spring on toast. Learn how to prep and cook favas from a bean wrangler with almost too much experience.
A delicious Easter treat: Orange Mascarpone Quark Torte
An Argument for Cast Iron plus tips and techniques to get the most out of those heavy skillets.
What to do with cheese rinds.