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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Boston 2017

April 19, 2017

This race was #7 consecutive Boston run.  I put in the miles but not the hills nor the speed work so my confidence was lacking to the point of not wanting to run.  The weather looked good and I had a friend to run with this year so there really was no excuse. As usual, […]

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Pumpkin Donuts

April 1, 2017

If you have never made donuts, this is a great beginners recipe.  So easy, no fail recipe for pumpkin donuts.  You just need to pick up a special donut baking tin for shaping.  If not, you can use standard muffin tins and make aluminum foil hole makers but you won’t get a uniform donut shape.  It’s […]

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Maple Coconut Macaroons

March 24, 2017
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Last December was not the most festive time of the year for me.  It was when I broke my wrist which among other things, put a huge damper on my holiday baking.  It was during that time when Bobs Red Mill sent a surprise:  Cake in a Crate.  This is a truly novel idea of […]

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