I am a huge soup fan. I could eat soup 365 days a year, both during hot and cold weather. (Hence, my previous post for chili!) But of course, as the mercury drops, my craving for soup only gets litty-lit! Being a busy working woman with lots on her plate, I’m always looking for a … Continue reading Fauxtato Leek Soup with Cauliflower
Hello friends! The weather here in the northeast has taken a sharp downward turn temperatures-wise, which means one thing (well, maybe more than one thing, but definitely one IMPORTANT thing): it’s CHILI-COOKIN’ WEATHER!!! Over the years, my husband and I have worked to try to perfect our chili recipe, testing various ingredients, spices, veggies, etc. … Continue reading Smoky & Spicy “Triple Double” Chili
The old adage states that the only constant in life is change. After my better half and I decided it was time for a major change and moved to the east coast from Los Angeles, the biggest change we were excited to experience was the change in seasons. I know I’ve talked about this before, … Continue reading Spring Risotto with Asparagus, Ramps & Mushrooms
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
Spring is definitely in full swing here on the east coast with much needed rain and showers. As gloomy as it has been recently, my spirits are still high because I love rainy weather. For 38 years of my life, I grew up in Southern California where as the saying goes, it never rains. Or … Continue reading Slow-Cooker Butternut Squash Soup
Bonjour, mes amis!! I recently posted this photo of my current most favorite baked good on my IG (bottom photo below!) – Parker House Rolls!! And I got an overwhelming response calling for the recipe, so alas ::french horn:: tah dah! Back in October, my husband and I visited New England for the first time together … Continue reading Parker House Roll(ing In the Deep)!
Hello friends! … I know… I knOW… I KNOW!!! I haven’t blogged in quite some time. I am always amazed how quickly weeks seem to fly by. And it certainly isn’t that I haven’t thought about food, eaten all the food, or felt terrible guilt that I haven’t been on the blog – because I … Continue reading Sopita de Calabaza: perfect combo of Italy & Mexico