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 ...

Lemon Berry Cheesecake Bars

by Saturday, May 9, 2015 0 Permalink 0

Happy Mothers Day! When I think about Mothers Day brunch I immediately think of Spring and lemon and berries. I put together this fresh, creamy and perfectly sweet cheesecake dessert. Easy and a total crowd pleaser - the perfect addition to any brunch! Enjoy! much love! j Print Lemon Berry ...

Easy Jalapeno Popper Dip

by Tuesday, April 28, 2015 0 Permalink 1

I first concocted this recipe about 2 years ago for a big gathering and lets just say the feedback was positive. So when I can include this in a party menu, I do. I love jalapeno poppers but I can’t really be bothered to stuff them and bread them - I ...