The Best Dill Pickle Sandwich

I'm here to tell you that this simple, simple sandwich, will be just about one of the best things you've ever eaten. I know that's a big statement, but I'm willing to stand behind it. However, if you don't like dill pickles, then no, you won't like it ....more

Challah Bread and Kielbasa Stuffing

It's Thanksgiving week...I'm already hungry for everything coming my way in terms of food. Just the thought of the turkey, potatoes, stuffing, potatoes, pie, potatoes...there's a theme here. What are you looking forward to the most?...more

8 Awesome Pear Recipes & a Harry & David Pear Giveaway

I have one of my favorite giveaways of the year to offer! Just like many of you, I have loved Harry & David Royal Riviera Pears since I was a kid. They always arrived boxed, wrapped and in perfect condition ....more

Visiting Pike’s Place Market and IFBC

Last September I took a little trip to Seattle to go to one of my favorite food blogging conferences. I look forward to attending IFBC (International Food Blogging Conference) every year. It has been fun watching this conference evolve and I have to say, this was the best one yet ....more

$300 Anderson Seafoods Giveaway

Let's celebrate the holidays early with a giveaway from Anderson Seafoods... for a $300 Gift Card to order their seafood online. I can see this being awesome for a holiday party or for Thanksgiving or Christmas Day ....more

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Coffee Cake

The sun is rising and turning the sky a beautiful pink hue. No rain today, a small miracle since it has been pouring for at least the last two weeks. Maybe I will get my garden cleaned up for its winter sleep ....more

Sausage and Sweet Potato Hash

It's officially sweet potato season (jumps up and down). I love, love sweet potatoes, how about you? In fact, tell me your favorite sweet potato dish and inspire me ....more

(Giveaway) Stock the Fridge Early for the Holidays

Ironically, while sharing the innards of my refrigerator might make me feel vulnerable, the refrigerator itself is an exquisite showpiece and focal point of my kitchen and home. I know this might sound crazy or maybe a bit dramatic, but I often stand in front my fridge counting my blessings that this gorgeous and functional masterpiece is mine. Pinch! ...more

10 Must Make Fall Desserts

Happy November everyone! It's hard to believe we are done with Halloween and now the most "food centric" month is upon us. November always comes as such a surprise, but really it's my favorite month of the year ....more

Lemon-White Chocolate Chip Soft-Baked Cookies

I have finally accepted the fact that not everyone likes semi-sweet, milk or dark chocolate. The first few times I had someone tell me they didn't like "brown" chocolate, it was almost as if they weren't speaking a language I could understand. I thought they must be allergic to it, but no....some people don't like the taste of regular chocolate, but they do prefer white ....more