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Ginger Cookies – Chewy and Delicious

In Blog, Desserts On December 10, 2012 0 Comments

If you’re like me you have a real penchant for a thick chewy cookie…one you can really sink your teeth into. And of course, it goes without saying… Read More »

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Quiche Lorraine – Staying True to the Original

In Blog, Breakfast On December 8, 2012 0 Comments

One of the easiest, yet most elegant dishes I like to serve up for a brunch is hands down – quiche . There is nothing richer nor more… Read More »

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Spice Cookies – My Christmas Cookie Favorite

In Blog, Desserts On December 7, 2012 0 Comments

This cookie practically spells Christmas to me. The recipe was given to me by a friend of my sister’s about 25 years ago and it remains one of… Read More »

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Shrimp Cakes

In Appetizers, Entrees On December 4, 2012 0 Comments

  If you’re like me, whether you’re having a crab cake, a shrimp cake or whatever cake it may be, you want to actually taste the seafood and… Read More »

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Thanksgiving in San Diego

In Blog, San Diego, Travel & Restaurants On November 30, 2012 0 Comments

I’ve never been a big fan of traveling on the holidays. I always enjoyed the comfort of my own home, kitchen and decorated surroundings. Besides, my home was… Read More »

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Pacific Beach Fish Shop

In Blog, San Diego, Travel & Restaurants On November 29, 2012 0 Comments

Whenever I’m in a beach town I always crave seafood, probably because I don’t serve it at home often, and fresh fish isn’t that accessible in Phoenix. Or…maybe… Read More »

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Nicky Rottens Bar and Burger Joint

In Blog, Coronado, CA, Travel & Restaurants On November 27, 2012 0 Comments

After my last big splurge let-down while on Coronado Iland, ( 1500 Ocean – Big Tab…Bigger Disappointment ) I thought it best to keep my restaurant choices a… Read More »

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Filippi’s Pizza Grotto – San Diego’s Little Italy

In Blog, San Diego, Travel & Restaurants On November 25, 2012 0 Comments

Why do we always end up at Filippi’s Pizza Grotto when we’re in San Diego’s Little Italy? Probably because it’s consistently good Italian American fare at a reasonable… Read More »

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Lemon Ricotta Biscuits

In Blog, Breakfast On November 15, 2012 0 Comments

When you’re in the mood for a nice light breakfast with a citrus poppy seed punch, why not try my Lemon Ricotta Biscuits…they’re truly one of my favorites…. Read More »

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It’s a Pinterest Party!

In Blog On November 1, 2012 2 Comments

  Looking for a reason to get together with a few friends and enjoy awesome food? Throw a Pinterest Party! With fall in the air it was the… Read More »