Monday, January 14, 2013

Cold Udon Noodle Salad with Tahini-Wasabi Dressing


While most of society is still living on lettuce salads, I have turned to pasta.  I can’t do without carbs, people.  Carbs comfort me and with many things in my world changing right now, I am in need of comfort.  So I figured I could add some fresh veggies...

Friday, January 11, 2013

Walnut-Rosemary Olive Oil Scones


After nearly 2 years (yikes!!) of food blogging, certain things come naturally.  Things like: photographing food before taking a bite; waking up at 2:30 am to write down a recipe idea; blowing the grocery budget on truffle oil and imported cheeses, writing a blog post in my head while...

Thursday, January 10, 2013

SEO for Food Bloggers | Part I – Intro


Let me start by saying that I am not an expert on search engine optimization (SEO.)  I’m just a person who pushed the “publish” button a couple of years ago, who happened to do a bit of research and who, along the way, has learned a few things about...

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Wednesday Ramblings | December in Photos


In December: Of course, there was food.  And by food, I mostly mean sugar and cookies and more sugar. There were celebrations: two weddings, Candlelight Christmas Eve and three Christmases.There were fiery sunsets that I really just can’t get enough of.

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Salted Mocha Cookies


I need to talk to you about something that has nothing to do with cookies.  Country music.  I can’t help but love it.  I am pretty sure I’ve never shared that here.  I’m also pretty sure that I’m not the only one so go ahead and admit that you, too, are...

Monday, January 7, 2013

Chicken, Sausage & Shrimp Gumbo AKA “Christmas Eve Gumbo”


I’m not even sure where to begin on this gumbo.  I guess I’ll start with why I would be posting Christmas Eve Gumbo on January 7th.  And it starts with our Friends David & Kelly.  Kelly works at the church with Paul, we all live in the same loft...