Would you agree that good things come in small packages? I do. After all, the average height in my family is 5’3.” Seriously though, we typically associate “little” with “cute.” Think about it . . . babies, puppies, kittens, doll house furniture, New Zealand Kiwiberries — wait, what!? Yup, you read right — New Zealand […]
We must celebrate potatoes before February is over. It’s not like we don’t enjoy potatoes all the time, but you see, February is Potato Lovers’ Month! Potatoes are a quintessential ingredient in almost any comfort food dish. And why wouldn’t they be? Pulled from the earth, they’re warming, buttery, creamy, and hearty.
Flying to another country to see a best friend you haven’t seen for years — that takes a long time, but when the plane lands, the excitement is overwhelming. Sleeping through the night before your birthday or Christmas when you’re a kid — that feels like forever, but in the morning you’re beside yourself with […]
Trends in the culinary world change the same way they do in the fashion world, the design world, and I’m sure in a plethora of other “worlds.” One minute you’re in a platform shoe, and the next minute you’re shopping for flats. One minute you’re hanging out in a living room with shag carpet, and […]
I think I have a problem. I think it’s a good problem, though. As soon as I hear good (or bad — but hopefully not!), news about a friend or family member, I’m immediately thinking about what kind of cookies I’ll make them. Seriously, someone could be mid-sentence telling me whatever the news is, and […]
I know it’s likely we’re all thinking about Valentine’s Day chocolates, however I couldn’t wait another moment before sharing this recipe because Seville Oranges are in season right now. Never having tried one, I was so happy Melissa’s Produce sent me Seville Oranges for recipe testing — they are not like any orange I’ve tasted […]
Maybe we should just break down and call February 14th Chocolate Day — don’t you think!? Let’s be real, are we celebrating love or chocolate? These are some of my favorite, beautiful chocolate treats I’ve created since my Valentine’s Day Chocolate 2012 post. They’re pictured above and the recipes are linked to their titles below […]