Eat The Love
Rosemary Honey Orange Glazed Roasted Rainbow Carrots [Sponsored Post]
My mom is obsessed with the sweet earthy carrots that I make every Thanksgiving. I often offer to give her the recipe but she always just waves her hands, saying that she’d rather have me make them for her. It’s something to look forward to each year. But the years roll by and every time […] The ...
Mocha Hot Chocolate Recipe with Kahlúa Especial [Sponsored Post]
This easy recipe for mocha hot chocolate adds a touch of rich Kahlúa to the drink and the whipped cream for the best mocha you’ve ever had. In former life, when I was still living in the Midwest, I was a bookseller at a small independent bookstore. It’s still in existence (which is more than […] ...
Cooking with my Partner Makes the Moment: Moroccan Spiced Chicken [Sponsored Post]
This easy Moroccan Spiced Chicken with vegetables is bursting with flavor but quick enough to make that you can serve on a weeknight. Honestly it took me awhile to really love cooking. Baking I get. I love to bake. I love to throw things into a bowl, pour it into pans and stick it in […] The post
Caramel Pumpkin Pie with Rosemary Crust [Sponsored Post]
“This tastes like Thanksgiving in a bite!” exclaimed my friend Kevin when I served him a slice of the Caramel Pumpkin Pie with Rosemary Crust that I made for Anolon. I was thrilled to team up with Anolon, as they make some of my favorite cookware but I was even more thrilled at Kevin’s response. ...
How to Butterfly a Chicken
Wanna learn how to butterfly a chicken? Here are easy step-by-step instructions with photos on how to do it! Roasted chicken is one of the simple comfort food pleasures that most people love. But for those who don’t know how to do it, it can be intimidating. It’s why precooked rotisserie roasted ...
A bar and bite crawl with Time Out San Francisco [Sponsored Post]
“Did you guys order Mashed Potatoes?!” asked a fellow TimeOut San Francisco Night Out reveler. I was on a bar and bite crawl with a number of awesome folks and our third stop was an actual meal! Good thing too as we had been drinking for the past three hours with just some nibbly chicken […] The ...
Peppermint Cheesecake Brownies with Kahlúa Peppermint Mocha [Sponsored Post]
These beautiful peppermint cheesecake brownies are made with Kahlúa Peppermint mocha liqueur for an added depth of flavor! “I love chocolate, and I love mint, but I’m just not super fond of the combination…” said my partner AJ when I told him that I was making peppermint cheesecake brownies with ...
Congo Bars Recipe
This fast and easy congo bars recipe is better than the average blondie bars because it uses brown butter and almond meal! I had totally planned on making my congo bars recipe for the Halloween potluck dinner. That is, until AJ informed me that the costume party we were going to was actually a sit
Candied Pumpkin Seeds
These addictive spiced candied pumpkin seeds made with cinnamon, ginger and other spices only take 5 minutes to make! The long thick green vines started to grown along the side of my childhood home in the late summer heading into Autumn. As a kid I didn’t really know what it was. My parents had ...
Pumpkin Spice Eclairs with Chocolate Beer Pastry Cream and Ganache
This pumpkin eclairs recipe with step-by-step photos use carrot juice and pumpkin spice in the dough and beer in the chocolate filling & glaze! Not that I pay much attention to sports in general (football utterly baffles me) but when your original hometown (St. Louis) and your adopted hometown (San