Earlier entries

Vietnamese Green Papaya and Beet Salad

Vietnamese Green Papaya and Beet Salad

Sing and dance with happiness with this salad. That's what I did.
Cherry Poppy Seed Cake

Cherry Poppy Seed Cake

Loaf pans are designed for simple pleasures.
Baked Strawberry Doughnuts

Baked Strawberry Doughnuts

Such a sweet first bite! Your teeth will ache.
Almond Shortbread Cookies

Almond Shortbread Cookies

Our best cookie experiences happen like this: take a single bite, then stop and say, "Wow."
Chickpea and Spinach Burgers; Asparagus Salad with Turmeric Tahini Dressing

Chickpea and Spinach Burgers; Asparagus Salad with Turmeric Tahini Dressing

There's a "Burger Rule" in my house, dictated by my audience and established by me.
Italian Slab Pie; Pea Shoot and Snap Pea Salad with Sunflower Seeds

Italian Slab Pie; Pea Shoot and Snap Pea Salad with Sunflower Seeds

Pastry and patience make a pie. Grass makes a salad.
Goat Cheese, Bacon and Olive Quick Bread

Goat Cheese, Bacon and Olive Quick Bread

I was a superstar when I allowed bacon fat to take over this quick-bread show.
Crispy Shake-and-Bake Pork; Chinese-Style Braised Mushrooms and Mustard Greens

Crispy Shake-and-Bake Pork; Chinese-Style Braised Mushrooms and Mustard Greens

Shredded wheat cereal and a big blooming mushroom: triumphs in my kitchen.