What the heck color is this mixer?!

I’m beginning to get frustrated. You see, I adore this mixer. When my parents got divorced, and my mom and I were picking out things to start our new house, we of course needed a…

10 best ingredients in my kitchen

Kosher SaltButterEggsHeavy CreamGarlicOnionsHomemade Chicken StockLemonsRed & White winesCheeses Рprimarily parmesan, sharp cheddar, and chevr̩ what are yours?

Makin’ Bacon!!!! Part 2

Ok, so here’s my FINAL follow up to making bacon. It’s easy. We left off with refrigerating the pork belly in a ziploc and turning it over every day or so to keep it curing…

My first foray into cupcakes

I just want to be clear with you. I abhor the “cupcake craze” that is going on in this country. It’s ridiculous. People will spend $4 on a tiny little cake that most of the…

Laurel’s Almond Biscotti

This biscotti recipe is a combination of my dad’s and my dad’s wife’s recipes. They’re both good but neither are perfect. My dad’s recipe is very flavorful but it’s hard as a rock. Kim’s is…