Friday Flowers: Christmas Holly and Spiced Almond-Apple-Persimmon Bread

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If I ask my dad about a plant or flower that I’ve seen in the Santa Monica mountains, he’s either very proud to tell me that it’s a native or almost annoyed to tell me it’s not.  I think it’s funny.  It’s almost like he’s defending the mountains . . . “You know, that’s not […]

Top Ten Gifts for People Who Love to Cook!

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In case you haven’t noticed, I love to cook. And weekends, shockingly enough, are when I get my chance to create in the kitchen! The kitchen items listed here are incredibly useful and beyond that, I have developed a good deal of affection for them. by

How To Roast And Peel Chestnuts

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“Chestnuts roasting on an open fire, Jack Frost nipping on your nose, Yuletide carols being sung by a choir, And folks dressed up like Eskimos.” Okay, so I roasted these in the oven, not on an open fire.  Regardless, they’re divine! by

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