The Fruit Company sent me a box of gorgeous Webster Comice Pears, and the photograph I took of them turned out looking like a painting. So I framed it for you. I wish you & yours a warm, peaceful,happy and delicious holiday! xo Valentina
There is a cookie here for everyone. Everyone. Soft and chewy, chocolaty and decadent, light and airy, crisp and fruity, smooth and creamy, sweet and salty, gluten-free and nutty, unique and traditional, and spicy and rich. Lovely with coffee, unbelievable for breakfast, a scrumptious snack, delightful with tea, divine after dinner, and always a delicious […]
I’m guessing you have a foodie friend who you think has every cooking tool, every cookbook, and every piece of cooking equipment. That friend is me! So you see, I fancy myself an expert in the ideal cooking gift department. Oh, and I only include products in my gift guides, that I either have and […]
With just a few more days before Christmas, and about a week before New Year’s Eve, we’re starting to write shopping lists and plan the cooking! I love a delicious Holiday Hors D’Oeuvre party! One to two bites, pretty colors, easy to handle and a burst of flavor. A perfect hors d’oeuvre should have these […]
A few scenarios to ponder . . . One — It’s Christmas morning, Santa’s cookie plate is left with a few crumbs, presents are opened, wrapping paper is all over the floor, and you’re hungry for scrumptious breakfast. Two — It’s a lovely winter evening, you’ve had a delicious dinner, have a bowl of vanilla […]
‘Tis the season. ‘Tis the season for many things, but especially for baking cookies, exchanging cookies, gifting cookies, and eating cookies! So let’s explore 28 Delectable Holiday Cookie Recipes, shall we? (Please note that about half of these cookie recipes are gluten-free.) Click on the titles to get started . . .
Last week I shared 20 Cool Gifts for Foodies Under $20, and I must say, it’s a fantastic collection of affordable, useful and super awesome items! Today I’m sharing my top picks for “the cook who has everything.” You know, for that friend who’s incredibly passionate about cooking, who you think has every cooking gadget, […]