February 2012

pickled-jalapeno

Pickled Jalapenos

Please keep a pretty pile of pickled peppers perched in your fridge for periodic use in your culinary practices. Last summer, I had planned to grow my own pick...
Valentine-Cookie

Happy Valentine’s Day

"All you need is love, love. Love is all you need."  - The Beatles My appreciation for Valentine's Day is growing. Sure, the incessant marketing and the press...
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The Cookie Winner is…

Thank you to everyone who participated in the cookie giveaway. I have a lot of baking to do and a handful of new chocolate chip cookie recipes to try! It is suc...
Tates-cookies

Cookie Giveaway

The best cookie in the country, huh? Why don't you be the judge of that. These little cookies have a lot  to prove. I don't participate in giveaways (other th...
mango-jicama-salad

Mango Jicama Salad

This salad is a like a little mid winter break in your mouth. Lime, cilantro, mango .... take me away. Oh great, it's only Wednesday! That is what I thought...