Mushroom Puff Pastry Snacks

Welcome to 2015! I hope you all had a New Year’s Eve as enjoyable as mine. Celebrations started at noon on the terrace with BBQed sausages and mulled wine. For our evening meal… Continue reading

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year & a very big thank you to everyone who stopped by these last few years of blogging! Had anyone told me earlier in my life that I’d be food blogging… Continue reading

The Balancing Act Between Happiness & Contemplation

I was just going to leave  a “Happy Holidays” message for you here, telling you how I’m hoping to spend both the holidays and my vacation thinking about what I want and need… Continue reading

Welcome To My Dinner Table – Part 14

I haven’t invited people for dinner in a long while, and when I said so to a friend she said “How about a pre-Xmas dinner?”. This year, for the first time, I’ve been… Continue reading

Cardamom Cakes With White Wine Plums

{A Christmas Dinner Dessert} This is the last part of my Christmas Dinner menu. This is one of those posts that seems to go on forever, but the recipe is pretty easy and… Continue reading

Cinnamon Stars – Post Update

This coming weekend I’ll be making cinnamon stars to get my Christmas baking started. The last couple of years, however, I ended up making only cinnamon stars because I really love them and… Continue reading