Holiday Fare

Making Whoopie

Making Whoopie

It’s that time of year again… birthday season! My husband Stephan and I have a very unusual coincidence when it comes to our birthdays. His is today (Christmas Eve) and mine is tomorrow (Christmas Day.) What are the odds? It is honestly not fun to […]

Maybe this time… doh!

Maybe this time… doh!

Has everyone seen The Bee Movie, the animated one with the voice of Jerry Seinfeld? There’s this part when the bee is trying to get inside and he runs into the glass of the window. He keeps saying “maybe this time” each time he bounces […]

Easiest Homemade Gift

Easiest Homemade Gift

So is everyone ready for Christmas? I haven’t been feeling particularly festive since its been so warm here. It is during times like these when I wish I lived in a cold environment. I’d love to go for a nice walk outside in the brisk […]

Procrastination

Procrastination

Can you believe it is 6 days til Christmas? Yeah, me either. I thank goodness we have the internet as I am a tried and true procrastinator. I always wait until the last minute to do my shopping and then I vow to never do […]

Cranberry Cookie Bars

Cranberry Cookie Bars

As usual, after Thanksgiving, I have tons of homemade cranberry sauce leftover. I usually eat it with foods I’d never eat cranberry with until it is all gone… like pancakes ala cranberry, or french toast with cranberry sauce the side. Tasty, but not what I’d […]

A Snowball’s Chance

A Snowball’s Chance

Can you believe it is December? It seems like we just took our tree down and it is time to put it up again. I’m trying to get into the Christmas spirit by starting my holiday baking early this year. This cookie is one of […]

Bacon Butter

Bacon Butter

I’m finally clawing my way out of the turkey coma and blogging about my Thanksgiving. We’ve been unusually busy the past few weeks with weddings. Last weekend, we photographed a wedding in Miami Saturday night and then hopped on a plane four hours later at […]

Egg-celent cookies

Egg-celent cookies

I just wasn’t feeling Eastery this year. We didn’t even have an Easter dinner… just a little homemade guacamole and Coronas while watching a movie. I know, I’m a bad wife, but we’ve been so busy with Stephan’s business, it just slipped my mind. Its […]

Feel the Passion!

Feel the Passion!

Who gets Gourmet Magazine? I love it for the beautiful pictures, the fabulous recipes, and the great info about restaurants. This month’s issue had an amazing array of recipes for Christmas cookies and treats. If I had the time, I would have made everything. Hmmm… […]