Links on my site

Links on my site

I’m suddenly having problems with this site and all of the links that I have posted have disappeared. I’m hoping this is just a bug in the system that will fix itself. If you’d like to visit my links go to: Stella & Dot www.stelladot.com/vickiCupcake Project www.cupcakeproject.comFood Dictionary www.epicurious.com/tools/fooddictionaryGreat...

Low Fat Banana Bread

I had some very ripe bananas that I knew no one would eat so I decided to make some banana bread. In my house we all like to try and watch our caloric intake, especially around bathing suit season, so years ago I created a recipe for banana bread...

Which Olive Oil to Use?

Many of my friends and customers ask me about Olive Oil. They don’t know the difference between the various types. Which ones to use in their salad dressings, which ones to cook with and not to cook with and how to store it. So I thought I would devote...

Caprese Pasta Salad

I am so getting the itch to go back to Italy. It seems all I want to do is read up on the places I didn’t visit last time and delve into more Mediterranean cookbooks in addition to my photos off the coast of the Mediterranean. This is a...

Memorial Day Treat!

Memorial Day is this weekend and many of you will have your family and friends over to BBQ, hang out in the sun and sit out at the pool if the weather is favorable. There are so many great things to prepare but one easy fun treat that the...

Mangoes

I love mangoes and this time of year it seems I can’t get enough of them even though they are available year round. There are tons of great recipes out there to use with mangoes and two that come to mind are a mango salsa and mango slaw. The...

Sea Salt

Until just recently salt was considered a basic commodity – salt was just salt! Now however, gourmet chefs in homes and in restaurants, have learned to appreciate and distinguish between the distinctive qualities of the many varieties of sea salts and how these salts enhance the flavors and finish...

Great Day St Louis features my Cake Balls

This morning on Great Day St Louis my Cake Balls were featured for a Mother’s Day treat. Here’s a clip of the segment and my Red Velvet Cake Balls. The segment starts 2:00 minutes into this feature. To make these yourself see an earlier post on Cake Balls for...