Another summer salad night

Another summer salad night

Tonight we had a dinner from Cooking Light which I have been meaning to make for a while. Kate recommended it, so I knew it must be great! It...

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The hunt for blueberries

The hunt for blueberries

This past weekend, we went up to Maine to see my brother in a summer theater company show. (Great job, Jared!) Wouldn’t you imagine that driving through Maine one...

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After years of searching… Jicama comes home!

After years of searching… Jicama comes home!

I’m not sure what is so special about jicama, why I couldn’t find it for years and years in the grocery store. Maybe I just don’t shop at the...

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Bread: The Semi-New-Fashioned Way

Bread: The Semi-New-Fashioned Way

Believe it or not, people actually made bread before bread machines came into existence. And tonight taught myself how. I had some buttermilk left over from the red velvet...

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Low-carb Paninidillas!

Low-carb Paninidillas!

Ok, so it’s really just a grilled panini on a lavash wrap, but why not give it a cute fun name? I tried my hardest to find you an...

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WC Platinum Chef Challenge: Round 3

WC Platinum Chef Challenge: Round 3

Thanks to everyone who participated in Round 2! Ingredients for Round 3 are brought to you by WC Nestie, Bakingblonde. Please check out the rules here, and submit your...

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The Ultimate Birthday / 4th of July Celebration Cake

The Ultimate Birthday / 4th of July Celebration Cake

Red Velvet Cake. Seriously, this was something that mystified me for quite some time. I think part of the reason I had never tried it is because it’s really...

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