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Peanut Butter Cookies and a Dilemma
Black and White Checkerboard Cookies
Strawberry Glazed Italian Ricotta Cheesecake
Banana Date Nut Bread ~ Perfect Comfort Food
Chicken, Sausage and Mushroom Pasta with Parmigiano and Mascarpone Sauce
Mirepoix Meatloaf ~ Comfort food for a drip down memory lane
Snickerdoodle Cookies ~ Soft buttery chewiness on the inside and kissed with cinnamon and sugar on the outside
Leftover Oddments Soup
Sweet Potato Empanadas with Mango Chutney Dipping Sauce ~ perfect for your holiday brunch
Pear, Blue Cheese & Watercress Salad ~ the perfect starter for your elegant dinner party
Homemade Thousand Island Dressing and an Act of Desperation (Don't worry, it turned out ok)
Butternut Squash and Tagliatelle with Red Pepper Sauce, Lemon and Arugula
Chinese Pork & Eggplant Chow with oyster sauce & minced ginger, with rice vinegar & sesame oil drizzled over the top
Rancho Gordo Yellow Eye Bean Soup with the wonderful flavors of Lemon and Ham Hocks
Mini Banana Cream Tartlets with White Chocolate Gewgaws
Rustic Kale Pesto on Crostini slathered with Garlic Butter. Mmm...
Linzer Cookies with Hazelnuts and Raspberry Jam
Sweet Potato and Coconut Milk Soup with Thai Pesto ~ a new take on an old standby for your Holiday table
Mini Lemon Tartlets with Little Buttercream Bees & A Culinary School Banquet
Mini Tartlet Shells and an Optical Illusion
Apple and Cheddar Bread with a little minced sage for a hint of the Holidays
End of Summer Zucchini Soup ~ so creamy and kissed with basil
Cranberry and Strawberry Tapioca Parfaits ~ Perfect for the Holidays
Mushroom and Spinach Quiche with Shredded Potato Crust
Cornmeal, Yogurt and Currant Pancakes
Potato, Green Bean and Tomato Salad with Goat Cheese Buttermilk Dressing
Twirly Lemon Butter Cookies and My First Chef's Coat
Kalamata Olive Tapenade with Ricotta and Basil ~ a perfect little appetizer
Mojito Grilled Lime Chicken Wings ~ with that South of the Border taste combo of lime-cumin-garlic. Amazing!
Spinach and Feta Quiche with Kalamata Olive Tapenade
Buger at Unami Restaurant in Los Angeles
Fresh fig Salad with Walnuts, Mint and Lemon Vinaigrette
BBQ Bacon-Wrapped Shrimp. Oooh Baby!
Fire up the grill!
Alabama BBQ Chicken with a smoky caramelized honey, horseradish, mayo and Dijon brushed-on sauce. Beautiful!