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Honeydew, Cucumber, and Mint Mojito. So pretty for St. Patrick's Day.
Riesling Poached Pear Tart with Chai Spiced Custard and Almond Crust
Gateau de Sirop (Molasses Cake) with bourbon kissed Creme Anglaise...plus a cajun restaurant review of Cafe des Amis
Spicy Shrimp, Roast Chicken, Andouille Sausage, and Okra Gumbo! Poo-Yie (Cajun Speak)
Galette des Rois...because it's time for Mardi Gras!
Blood Orange Tart with creamy Mascarpone Filling and Chocolate Crust...for Valentine's Day!
Coq au Vin with Roasted Garlic Mashed Potatoes ~ and a trip back to school.
Creamy Mashed Potatoes with Roasted Garlic and Asiago Cheese...to accompany my Coq au Vin main course.
Chinese Won Ton Soup to accompany the Chinese New Year festivities in Houston, Texas!
My super quick and easy weeknight chili recipe...plus a never fail cornbread recipe too!
Need some eye-candy to get through these dreary wintery months? Try a fruity and colorful sorbet.
Rustic Brioche Rolls to enjoy while musing over our life with teens
Parsnip, Leek, and Ginger Soup...and Misty Winter Rambles
Braised Short Ribs with Orange-Tarragon Creme Fraiche
Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Balsamic Vinegar and Dried Cranberries. A simply beautiful dish
Cinnamon Roll recipe that never fails. Always delicious. Always easy.
Gnocchi alla Romana. Possibly the most delicious side dish we have ever tasted
For us peanut butter lovers out here who have to have it in our holiday cookies!
A man, an apron, and a pie! Oh my! Bonus: photo tour of Vermont
Molasses Nibbles are one of our family's favorite cookies for the holidays.
A perfect and quick cornbread recipe for my delicious moist cornbread dressing for the holidays.
Cajun Cornbread Dressing evoke memories of memories way down south.
Maple Bacon Wrapped Sea Scallops inspired by a recent trip to Ireland
Apple Dumplings from the Williams Sonoma catalog. They were fun to make and delicious to eat.
Irish Leek and Potato Soup and a tour through the land of pink Irish houses and rainbows!
Swedish Ginger Cookies in fall leaf and acorn shapes. Perfect hostess gift for Thanksgiving get -togethers!
Celebrating fall with this Anjou Pear and Almond Tart...and remembering it 10 years ago
Whole Wheat Raspberry Scones...perfect with a drizzle of honey and a cup of hot tea
Chicken in Creamy Tarragon Sauce...and a tour through the Swiss countryside.
Brioche Loaf. Perfect for a stormy southern day.
Chicken Pollos from BB's Cafe in Houston, Texas. Chicken morsels wrapped in bacon stuffed with cream cheese and jalapenos! Woah!
Eggplant au Gratin
Sweet little banana cream pies - in jars!
The classic soup from the Provence region of France. The summer's bounty in a bowl of beautiful soup.