Let It Be Sunday, 236!

Hello friends, I have a peach cake recipe burning a hole in my pocket.  It’s a doozy of a blog post and every time I sit down to write it, ...

Let It Be Sunday, 235!

Hello friends! It’s Saturday night and I’m already fighting the Sunday Scaries.  What are your tactics for avoiding the start-of-week dread...

Shrimp and Grits Waffles

We’re slowly approaching the weekend though yesterday I was certain I had already made it to Friday. I hadn’t. I had only made it to Wednes...

Let It Be Sunday, 234!

Hello dears!  How are you today?  It’s ok if you don’t know the answer yet.   I’m in San Francisco for a petit weekend hosting a Bakehouse-...

Let It Be Sunday, 233!

Hello friends!   We’ve made it here together!   I’ve been in The Bakehouse kitchen this week testing recipes for the site (so much cake!) a...

No Churn Balsamic Peach Ice Cream

Once upon a time I considered buying an ice cream machine. I’m really glad I didn’t because this simple no-churn ice cream method is almost ...

Super Simple Lambrusco Sangria

Here’s how we’re drinking red wine this summer:  with orange soda and ice.  I first had this easy-drinking red wine cocktail years ago in A...

Baked Pizza Chicken

One of the coolest things about having been blogging for over ten years is seeing how my cooking style and skills have changed through this ...

Let It Be Sunday, 232!

Hello friends, happy Sunday!  We made it to this sweet sweet day. This week I’ve been trying my best to move blocks out of my way. Obstacle...

Tahini and Pistachio Biscotti

I want a cookie, but make it breakfast.   I’m thinking a little chocolate something with the second cup of coffee I know I don’t need (but ...

Sweet and Spicy Tuna Salad

Have you ever seen those packets of flavored tuna in the grocery store? They were on sale once and I got curious, so I bought a few. The ide...

Let It Be Sunday, 231!

Hello my dears!  Another steamy Sunday, welcome to it! I spent this week home in New Orleans, watering and talking to my outdoor plants and...

Lemony Artichoke and Quinoa Salad

I’m living off refrigerator salads all summer, what about you? Oh, you don’t know what a refrigerator salad is? It’s a salad that holds up w...