With Cranberry Whiskey Sauce
I’m not sure there’s anything that screams Christmas more than eggnog and cranberries. And when combined in a creamy cheesecake with a little zip of whiskey, I say let the festive season begin!
My White Chocolate Eggnog Cheesecake with Cranberry Whiskey Sauce […]
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It’s Zippy Tip Tuesday!
There is something about using white chocolate as a garnish that turns any holiday dessert into a stunning centerpiece. In this zippy tip video, I show how to create white chocolate curls, grated “snow” and snowflakes for use on cheesecakes, cupcakes, pies and any Christmas or winter […]
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I was long overdue.
Every year for the longest time, I fixed an Indian feast for a small group of friends. We gorged on Tandoori chicken, baba ganoush, chicken in a spicy coconut milk sauce with raisins and cashews, a turmeric spinach and potato dish, curried […]
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There are so many things that I like about fall.
I like that I can continue to walk the pups or work out in the yard and no longer have sweat running down every crevice.
I like that we don’t have to run […]
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Last night, I was riding my bicycle around our neighborhood, like I always do in the evening. Since it has been a sweltering 97 degrees the last couple of days (in September? Are you kidding me?), I have been going later than usual. I also walk the dogs in the morning; […]
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It’s not too often that I get to cook for my in-laws.
Two weeks ago, S.O.’s brother Eric (who lives a few hours away) brought their mother up here for a visit. I fixed a summer harvest feast of a supper: Caribbean jerk pork burger sliders with mini pretzel […]
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I entertained a lovely group of nice young ladies (grades 5-9) at a fine arts camp this week, and at the end of my presentation, one of them asked how long it takes me to compose a piece of music.
I said it varies.
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As a kid, I was not a rhubarb fan.
Heck, what am I saying. As an ADULT, I was never a rhubarb fan.
Anything that requires copious amounts of sugar in order to just be edible didn’t seem appealing to me. And when I did […]
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