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Balsamic Strawberry Shortcake Cookies

Balsamic Strawberry Shortcake Cookies

Please don’t judge these cookies by their title. They are absolutely delicious…I swear! I don’t know what it is, but adding a few drops of balsamic vinegar to strawberries brings out this unbelievable sweetness. The kind that you get when you pick a fresh strawberry off of the plant and it just melts in your […]

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When Life Gives You Lemons- You Make Lemon Curd!

When Life Gives You Lemons- You Make Lemon Curd!

I love to shop. When I go out-of-town, I always go to the grocery store and find new ingredients to come home with, especially when we are abroad. At home, a trip to Whole Foods is like a trip to an amusement park, and my bill usually adds up to about the same that it […]

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To Fire Or Not To Fire?

To Fire Or Not To Fire?

I have two sous-chefs and one taste taster in my kitchen. All play a vital role in the outcome of my recipes. Lets start with my taste tester. He does an awesome job at testing everything…except vegetables, soups, or anything healthy. He is such a good tester that sometimes I will find him taking extra […]

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The Luck of the Irish

The Luck of the Irish

St. Patty’s Day is fast approaching, and while I do enjoy a green beer every year, this year I wanted something else green. Let’s face it, a green macaron is so much more luxurious! With the amount of food coloring needed to obtain a good strong color, I can guarantee you that you will be […]

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Bow Down To Mr. Chocolate

Bow Down To Mr. Chocolate

The chocolate chip cookie was an accidental invention by Ruth Wakefield in 1930, and ever since this cookie has been aromatizing American households. The recipe has been duplicated, revamped, changed, and added to by many people and companies. Everyone claims that they make the perfect chocolate chip cookies, but unless they use the recipe by […]

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The Foodgasm

The Foodgasm

Yesterday was a bittersweet day for me. After multiple failed attempts, I finally achieved the perfect French Macaron. It was crunchy on the outside and gooey on the inside…absolutely majestic! Then the reality set in: no matter how orgasmic this cookie tastes, the way it looks on my hips doesn’t have the same effect. Solution…bake […]

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