Mushroom Risotto

Risotto is not meant to be feared, but loved. It does however take a little planning because once you add the arborio rice to the pot, you cannot walk away. Here some examples of when not to make risotto for dinner. The night your kid needs help paper mache-ing their mountain for a landform project. […]

Cinnamon Ice Cream

As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Well, as the memes have said, the 500 days of January have come to an end. We head to February, the month of love, chocolate, date nights, pancakes, Mardi Gras, and ice cream. That’s right, ice cream. Today is the National Eat Ice Cream for Breakfast […]

Well Done Grasshopper

With St. Patrick’s Day just around the corner, I mean tomorrow, I couldn’t let this chance go by and not share one of my ultimate guilty pleasure cocktails – The Grasshopper. I will admit, I completely romanticize this cocktail.  I dream of long forgotten 1940s cocktail parties, where ladies wore stunning dresses with sweetheart necklines, cap […]

Cauliflower Purée

Remember last week when the sky was blue, the sun was shining, and Baltimore was setting weather records for hitting 80˚.  Yup, I remember too.  I had grilling on my mind.  And then remember Saturday when we lost an hour of sleep.  You remember, or maybe you are too tired to remember why you are […]