Chocolate Heartland Bundt Cake with Chocolate Honey Glaze

Tom Douglas and I first became acquainted almost exactly a year ago when I lunched at a restaurant called Etta’s in Seattle. One basket of bread and butter and a…

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Neapolitan Cakes

Neapolitan Cakes

I have a confession to make. I don’t entertain. So really, you could have called me crazy for buying a copy of Desserts in Jars by Shaina Olmanson. But I…

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Coconut Tiger Prawn Curry

I have a little confession: when The Best of Gourmet 1998: Featuring the Flavors of India came out I hadn’t even heard of Gourmet (I was actually still in high…

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Green Apple and Macadamia Quinoa

Fresh Happy Tasty: An Adventure in 100 Recipes by Jane Coxwell is the newest cookbook I’ve added to my collection. Coxwell is a South African chef who splits her time…

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Simple Layer Cake with Vanilla Frosting

I always look forward to my Martha Stewart Living magazine’s monthly arrival. The gardening tips, household goodies, DIY crafts and seasonal recipes are a big draw for me. I must…

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Chicken-Mango Tacos

I have a confession. When it comes to magazines, I’m a bit of a hoarder – especially food magazines. Very often, I find myself drooling over each recipe, creating a…

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