Monday, August 20, 2012

Beer Braised Pork Ragu

We are on the homestretch of our #TomatoLove Recipe exchange with IJM and Recipe for Change!  This week we are talking favorites and slow cookers.  And you’ll have your chance to share your absolute favorite tomato recipe with us, or one that uses a slow cooker, for a chance to...

Friday, August 17, 2012

Cauliflower Ceviche

You might remember that back in May, I went to Chicago with Verizon Wireless as part of the Savvy Gourmet program.   As part of this trip, Verizon treated us to a “secret” dinner with Chef Efrain Cuevas who started an underground supper club in Chicago.  The team kept...

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Wednesday Ramblings

You guys, why is time moving so stinking quickly? Just two minutes ago I was writing last week’s Wednesday Ramblings post.  Yet here we are again.  I can’t believe how time flies.   (source) I absolutely love this quote.  It stuck a strong chord with me this week.  I...

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Brown Sugar Cookies with Maple & Pecan

I am so excited to share with you my newest cookie creation: brown sugar cookies with maple and pecan!  I am excited to share because cookies are one of my favorite things to share, but also because Megan is getting married this week!!  So, to help her celebrate (and...

Monday, August 13, 2012

Spinach Salad Pizza

We are still going strong – but only a few weeks left of our #TomatoLove recipe exchange, in conjunction with IJM’s Recipe for Change.  It’s never been more important to speak out – advocate for tomato farmers by speaking out.  Sign a petition, send a letter to your local...

Friday, August 10, 2012

Olive Oil Oatmeal Cookies

Oatmeal cookies.  Give me the choice of cookies any day, and my #1 will be oatmeal.  Brown sugary, chewy, full of cinnamon and all that oatmeal texture.  Yep, without a doubt, I am an oatmeal cookie girl. So remember when the fine people at Star Fine Foods sent me...