Caprese Pizza

Sadly, this is my first summer in years without a tomato garden.  Thanks to moving houses mid-summer, the only little “garden” that came along...

Earl Grey Ice Cream

Look out.  This may be my new favorite ice cream ever. Seriously.  I have always loved earl grey tea, and have even sampled a...

weekend update!

weekend update!

Helloooooo out there!  :) So sorry that I’ve been MIA from the blog (and from responding to comments) these last two weeks.  In a...

How To Make An Easy Trifle

What to do with leftover cake, brownies, cookies, fruit, or candy bars? Make a trifle! Seriously, trifles are a baker’s best-kept secret.  They are...

Angel Food Cake

Long before I was able to appreciate the fabulousness (and rarity!) of using zero butter and zero egg yolks in baking, I was a...

Flank Steak With Peppercorn Cream Sauce

This is a sponsored review from BlogHer and Kraft. Anyone in my family would tell you that when I was a kid, my birthday...

Cherry Limeade Cheesecake

This is a sponsored review from BlogHer and Kraft. For my third Real Women of Philadelphia post, I decided to take a favorite summer...

Stuffed Mushrooms With Blue Cheese & Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto

A few years ago, I was at a birthday party for my boss, thrown by one of his good friends who also happens to...

Roasted Garlic Chicken Pizza

This is a sponsored review from BlogHer and Kraft. I’m back again with the second recipe for Real Women of Philadelphia!  And oh my...

interview on “green couch design”

interview on “green couch design”

I had the honor of being interviewed by friends at “Green Couch Design” this week!  For anyone interested, feel free to check out the link...

Twix Trifles

This is a sponsored review from BlogHer and Kraft. One of the great “injustices” of my childhood was having to stand in line at...

“the good neighbor cookbook” giveaway

“the good neighbor cookbook” giveaway

Many of you know that the reason I got into cooking (and now the reason I blog) is because I so strongly believe in...