Broccoli & Bacon Slaw

by Thursday, August 6, 2015 0 Permalink 0

Living in Los Angeles with its amazing weather year round and its hot summers means that you want to eat outside as much as possible and last thing you want to do is turn on the oven. So there’s usually lots of grilling going on, even for quick mid-week meals. ...

Tuscan Bread Salad

by Monday, July 27, 2015 0 Permalink 0

I love interesting salads, you know, with lots of stuff going on inside them and this Tuscan Bread Salad, also know as Panzanella, is one of my favorites. I’ve been making this on and off for ages but nothing compares to the real thing I had in Italy a few ...

Easy Salted Caramel Ice Cream

by Thursday, July 23, 2015 0 Permalink 0

Yes, I am one of those people that has kitchen machines that only get used once or twice a year. Included in that list of machinery is a very handy ice cream maker. I’ve officially used it once, for a strawberry ice cream recipe I made last year. With that ...

Esquites

by Friday, July 17, 2015 0 Permalink 0

I first had Esquites in Mexico many, many years ago and fell in love with them. The texture of the crunchy, sweet fresh corn paired with the pungent bite of cotija, smoky bacon and freshened up with the cilantro and lime is like one of the best things you’ll ever ...

Smoked Salmon & Potato Bites

by Wednesday, June 10, 2015 0 Permalink 3

I love smoked salmon. Like, really love it. I could eat it every day forever. So last month, I found myself leaving Costco with a very large package of smoked salmon.  I knew that I had to do a little experimenting. This was the result of my labors. I love this appetizer ...