Pineapple-Coconut Cereal

I keep hearing that food can’t be delicious if it’s vegan.  I’m here to tell you that what you see in the bowl in the picture below is both.  No dairy.  Does that scare you a little?  Guess what else?  (Come closer so you can hear me.)  It’s also wheat-free.  And if you use GF […]

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Double Magnum Bars.

Indulge me for a moment as I reminisce about, well, indulging. The summer after high school graduation, I traveled to Italy for three weeks. It was a whirlwind tour that took in a dozen cities. Before I left on my trip, my AP Art History teacher and leader of this expedition, would casually joke about […]

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Cinco de Mayo

I’m not Mexican (or French), but I still love to celebrate Cinco de Mayo.  So funny how we have glommed onto that holiday and made it one of our own here in the U.S. What are you making?  Us?  Well, I have some Springer Mountain Farms chicken thawing out so I can toss it into […]

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Cry Me A River Cookies.

I’m that mom.  The one who does practically anything to keep my son from melting into a puddle of tears.  He is after all my tender-heart.  Fritz knows he has me wrapped around his sweet little finger.  So when he fell asleep in the car on the way home one day and he woke up […]

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The Thermador Web Experience

(Last summer, I had the incredible opportunity to represent Design Mom at a blogger event hosted by Thermador at their Scottsdale, Arizona showroom.  Wow.  I was totally impressed with the Thermador brand.  When my bag of money comes in (ha!) I will be putting Thermador in my house.  I’m not just saying that either.  You […]

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Gearing up for 2011.

I am in love with the January 2011 issue of Bon Appetit.  Admittedly, I have not been as happy to get my monthly BA as I was to get Gourmet.  I confess that I have read the January issue cover to cover 5 or 6 times already.  That’s how much I love it. My favorite […]

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