Ask the right questions and you’ll get the right answers.  Buttermilk souffle cakes with Meyer lemon curd Thumbnail

  If you want the right answers, you have to ask the right questions.  If I were to ask you to eat your pancakes without syrup, you would surely say no.  But ... if I asked, "Would like some warm sweet Meyer lemon curd on your fluffy buttermilk souffle cakes with fresh raspberries ?" ... well then that changes everything - right? If I ask […] Read More

Mondays aren’t pretty, but your salad can be… Zucchini ribbon & olive salad with oregano and lemon Thumbnail

Pretty zucchini ribbon salad is perfect for those not so pretty Mondays.  I didn't wake up today thinking about salad, let alone making a pretty salad.  I woke up feeling like I had been hit by a truck ... yeah, Monday's aren't pretty here at my house.  I worked all weekend on a video shoot and before I even opened my eyes, all I could […] Read More

Lemon Thyme Mashed Potatoes and Chicken Mushroom Marsala Thumbnail

If you were stranded on a dessert island and all you could have to eat would be one thing, what would it be?  My answer every time... potatoes.  Not that I get asked that on a daily basis but it is something I ask others, in other words, what is your favorite food?  Let's face it, there are so many potato recipes out there you […] Read More

He's always right, knows a better way, rarely rests and is always building and creating some new invention. He has no volume control whatsoever and can be heard long before he is ever seen.  He is wise beyond his years, which makes him an excellent back seat driver.  He has an insatiable appetite and I have yet to find food he won't eat.  He is an adventurous […] Read More