Nate 12K 2017 Recap

July 1, 2017

Thoughts before getting to the real topic of this post:  In all the articles focused on training, they have one thing in common which is to be flexible.  Be able to adjust your schedule and training as events dictate.  Ok but that doesn’t mean we like it.  This summer has hurled a lot of forced […]

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Puttin’ on the Ritz

June 18, 2017

We are into the hot, steamy days of summer.  Who feels like baking when temperatures are close to 90 degrees? Certainly not me.   Once all chores were done and we had our fill of sunshine and heat, we took the fun in doors and got creative in the kitchen without heating things up.  These no […]

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Just a regular bowl of cherries, at least through August

June 4, 2017

We are coming into the ripening dates for cherries, according to the pickyourown.org/NYharvestcalendar.  Have you seen them in the stores?  They are all so deep red, shiny and mouthwatering fresh looking.  I’ve never been able to resist fresh cherries when they look so vibrant. It’s been told that cherries pack a pretty awesome healthy punch […]

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Lime Mint Watermelon Fresca with VOSS

May 7, 2017

I’ll be completely honest, I’m not a fan of drinking the required amount of water throughout the day. What is it? 8 ounces a day?  Well, I looked it up and according to the Mayo Clinic, the average requirement of FLUIDS per day for women is 9 cups or 2.2 liters.  The 8 glasses per […]

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Mushroom Tart

April 29, 2017

Years ago, we hosted a holiday party and I made a wild mushroom tart.  It was filled with assorted wild mushrooms and it was delicious.  I love mushrooms.  As a vegetarian, they often make an appearance in many homemade dishes. Nutritional benefits of mushrooms high in antioxidants, selenium, vitamin D, folate. 8oz of grilled portabella […]

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Thank you Chef Dennis: The Best Tiramisu Ever

April 23, 2017

We hosted a pulled turkey party recently, kind of a last minute thing.  As I was snooping around Facebook, something caught my eye.  Chef Dennis K Littley posted his legendary tiramisu recipe.  It looked easy and OH SO GOOD!  For his original recipe, check out his site.  Tiramisu recipe here.   You will need:   9” […]

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