I was never a real dark chocolate lover until my husband came along. He LOVES dark chocolate. Like most women love chocolate of any kind; he lives for dark chocolate. Randy's love for dark chocolate has rubbed off a bit, so I made these beautiful little truffles today. Cooking … [Read more...] about Dark chocolate heaven
Thank you Mark Bitten. He is one of my favorite cookbook/blog authors, but I especially love him for this recipe. I was searching his blog for a recipe using my pancetta from La Quercia, and found this one. It will NOT disappoint I tell ya. I even served it to some foodie friends … [Read more...] about Chicken with Pancetta and Balsamic Vinegar
Several girlfriends were in for a Lebanese Convention over Labor Day weekend, so I invited them over for brunch. My wonderful husband set the table on the patio and even ran to the store for me so that I could sleep in a bit. Check out my new apron, mitt and glove. Anthropologie … [Read more...] about Girls Brunch
My husband and I were fortunate enough to receive a Kitchenaid mixer as a wedding gift from his family. (Thank YOU inlaws!) Here's a picture of it in all its beauty with some tasty dough I whipped up. What kind of dough is that? Back in November, the local paper here did a Bundt … [Read more...] about Blueberry goodness.