Oh…the Places I’ve Been

I’ve sat down to write a blog post at least fifty times, and each time I find I don’t know what to say. It’s like writing a letter to a long lost friend and you just don’t even know where to start. So I’ll just start by saying that I’ve missed all of you. I […]

Thin Crust Fig Preserve and Arugula Pizza

The problem with the word diet, is well, the word diet! As soon as I imagine dieting, I start thinking about all the foods I can’t eat, like bacon and pizza, and I’m already depressed. It’s largely self-defeating, and I’m convinced it’s the reason that most diets ultimately fail. I love food, but as I’ve […]

Money Saving Meals

If you haven’t noticed, I’m a bit of a Food Network junkie. It is my #1 guilty pleasure – I tivo my favorites, and then speed through skipping commercials, and anything that I know I will never make (i.e. anything seafood since I am allergic to it). And while Sandra Lee is sometimes a little […]

The Three Little Piglets

I love to cook! I love to Bake! But I have fallen into a rut in my cooking, and despite having an enviable cookbook collection, I still find myself cooking the same handful of favorites again and again. So, I am going to try out a new recipe every few days. I’ll share with you […]