Cardamom Banana Muffins

Here in the northeast, it’s officially that most wonderful time of year when the crisp sometimes blistering air is quickly forgotten when blasts of hot dry wind hit you as you enter and exit office buildings, grocery stores, trains, subways… It’s enough to cause a constant state of shvitzing just about all day long. Also … Continue reading Cardamom Banana Muffins

Chocolate Bourbon Pecan Pie

It’s the most wonderful time of the year – when multi-course dinner menus are meticulously created, families and friends gather together, admiration and praise for an otherwise laughably awkward, oversized and basically flightless bird is the small talk du jour. Ovens take over as the central heating system for the home, and spices that may … Continue reading Chocolate Bourbon Pecan Pie

Lemon Curd

I’ve been in a yellow phase recently. I think it’s because of all of the beautiful and warmer weather we’ve had recently, as well as all the gorgeous new produce that’s starting to appear in the grocery stores and farmers markets. Even my big yellow handbag has recently made an appearance, as I try to … Continue reading Lemon Curd