Kids and Hunger

I’m sure many of you remember the article I sent out from Share Our Strength’s, Great American Bake Sale. Well today I received an email from them with a video of teachers from the Bronx and other areas of New York sharing what they see in their classrooms. Many...

Chocolate Avalanche Birthday Cake

Yesterday was my husbands birthday so I decided to make him my Chocolate Avalanche Cake. Although the photo may not look so appetizing it’s quite scrumptuous. It’s a chocolate 3 layer cake with a whippped cream filling laced with fresh strawberries and covered with a rich chocolate fudge topping....

Pesto

I’m not sure what it is but I have a thing for Pesto. I absolutely love it. I love it on crostini, in sandwiches, on salmon, in pasta and even just off the spoon. My son loves spreading it on his wraps then adding the meat. There are infinite...

National Waffle Week

Well apparently National Waffle Week was this past week or it’s this week. I’ve read several different articles and one says it’s from the 6th -12th and another says it’s the week of September 12th. In any case we could even make today National Waffle Day if we wanted...

Kitchen Grease Fire

A friend of mine that I went to college with sent me an email last night. His neighbors near his lake house were frying chicken and had a grease fire. They unfortunately didn’t know the right way to put it out and are both in intensive care right now...

And the Winner Is….

I want to thank everyone for participating in my contest. Carolyn’s Kitchen has so many adorable aprons that it’s hard to choose just one. However, each of you that entered the contest all shared which apron you wanted and why. Some of you even entered more than once. So...

Cute little class

I’ve had quite a few classes that I’ve been doing lately, most of them adult classes and a few children’s. So when a family friend called to tell me that her grandkids were coming in town and would I mind doing a cooking class for them and their friends...

Ramen Noodle Cole Slaw

Years ago I was invited to a school luncheon at someones home. Among the food that was served was this cole slaw that I just couldn’t get enough of. For the life of me I couldn’t figure out just what was in it so I asked the hostess if...