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15 Summertime Eats and Treats

Wednesday was the first official day of summer meaning 2012 is now more than officially half over. How are we doing on those New Year’s Resolutions? Thought so. No resolutions in...

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Thursday Things

Here are this week’s Thursday Things: 1. Cuisinart Smart Stick immersion blender. It was $34.94 less a 20% off coupon at BB & Beyond so for under thirty bucks, I can...

3 Vegan Cookbooks Giveaway

Three cookbooks are up for grabs: Vegan Cookies Invade Your Cookie Jar by Isa Chandra Moskowitz and Terry Hope Romero Vegan Cupcakes Take Over The World by Isa Chandra Moskowitz and...

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Old-Fashioned Butter Mints

One of the highlights of going to my grandma’s house when I was growing up, in addition to playing Gin Rummy for money at age six, was raiding her candy dish....

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From The Weekend

The highlights of my weekend include: 1. Ordering this white Hemnes Cabinet fom Ikea. I have run out of storage space in my kitchen-living-dining room (it’s all just one big connected...

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Corn Chip-Crusted Southwestern Salmon Cakes with Creamy Lemon Chili Sauce

In honor of Father’s Day, I wanted to make Scott something that I knew he would love and that would be his kind of food. Nothing screams his-kind-of-food louder than salmon....

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10 Father’s Day Recipes

Happy Father’s Day to all the Dads. Here are 10 recipes that my husband loves and he’d be happy if I made any of them for his special day: Rosemary Chipotle...

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Silpat Baking Mat Giveaway

I love my Silpat baking mats. They’ve transformed the way I cook and bake. As I explained in this post, the Silpat mat gives cookies something to grip and gives them...

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Thursday Things

Here are this week’s Thursday Things: 1. If you’ve ever wanted to smell like birthday cake, blueberry, bourbon, or brownies, Demeter Fragrance has you covered. Scents in their Top 30 scents...

20 Father’s Day Gifts Under $20

Newsflash for anyone who hasn’t thought about this yet, Father’s Day is this Sunday, June 17, 2012. Time to start thinking about it. Here are 20 gift ideas for the Dad...