Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Macadamia White Chip Cookies

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I hope you all had a wonderful Memorial Day. Paul and I got to spend the day together…sort of. I spent the day in the kitchen, he spent the day in the garage. We said hi when he needed to eat or have a drink and then we went...

Friday, May 27, 2011

Strawberry-Almond Cupcakes

strawb almond cupcakes

If you are anything like me, you love this time of year because of the berries!  They are fresh, colorful and affordable.  I could eat my weight in strawberries; love the sweet, bright fruit!  I have seen so many blueberry, blackberry and strawberry recipes flying around the blog world...

Thursday, May 26, 2011

Grilled Pizza


I don’t really have a new recipe for you today but a question:  have you ever grilled pizza?  Paul had the great idea to throw our homemade pizzas on the grill last weekend.  You should try it!  We used tortillas as the dough along with some pesto sauce, marinara...

Monday, May 23, 2011

Lemon Bars


I have a thing for yellow.  Always have…I was a huge Big Bird and Tweety Bird fan when Big Bird and Tweety were cool.  My wardrobe consists mostly of black, white and gray but if I do don some color, you could bet it’d be yellow.  It’s (kind of)...

Saturday, May 21, 2011

Red Wine Fettuccini and White Wine Roasted Chicken


Have you heard the saying “I love to cook with wine and sometimes I put it in the food”?  I love that saying and I do often cook put wine in my food but have I ever used a full bottle on one recipe?  Never until I came across...

Monday, May 16, 2011

Buttermilk Pie


You need to make this pie.  You will fall in love, no matter how skeptical you are of the name! We recently went to a BBQ with some friends and had the most amazing spread of food.  There were about 15 people there and enough food for 40!  We...