Food Poisoning

I had the pleasure of going to visit my daughter up in Boston this weekend where she attends school. We had a great time, shopping, going to a museum, more shopping and eating. Friday night we went to a great Italian restaurant and then Saturday night we went to...

How to Host a Cookie Swap

The holidays are just around the corner and it’s the perfect time to party. Many of you will have large parties, some with just a few close friends while others might like to host a “Cookie Swap”. A “Cookie Swap” is a great way to gather family, friends and...

We Have a Winner!

The Winner of the Microplane Cut Resistant Glove is Myra. With her nail biting story of the dangers that happened while cooking in her friends kitchen, she is definitely worthy of this glove. Although, she might want to consider wearing them on her feet the next time she cooks...

Confidence in the Kitchen

I have many clients tell me they can’t cook and then surprisingly after one of my in-home culinary classes they’re amazed at what a great job they did. Not to mention how wonderful the meal they prepared tasted. We all have things we don’t excel at but if you...

Pumpkin Pie Dip

I love this time of year with all the wonderful fall recipes and delicious foods to eat. With so many parties to attend or those held at your home here is a quick, simple but yummy dip that everyone will adore. Pumpkin Pie Dip(Makes 6 cups) 2 packages (8...

Halloween Witch Cupcake

I love Halloween but unfortunately my kids are grown now so I can’t take them out trick-or-treating. However I can still have fun with the holiday and do something fun for all the children in my subdivision. So I’ve decided after seeing these adorable cupcakes with sleeves I’m going...

Torta Rustica

Today I made a Torta Rustica in preparation for a vegetarian class I’m working on. It was delcious but I think I still need to tweek a few things. How many of you out there are vegetarians or like to cook vegetarian meals?

Real Wasabi

I love Sushi and so does the rest of my family. In fact every single Friday night that’s what we have for dinner. I love to make Sushi and teach Sushi classes however, on Fridays we either go to our favorite Sushi restaurant here in town or get a...