Buttermilk Biscuits

Whatever else is on your plate with a couple of buttermilk biscuits sitting up on the corner, you know it's going to be good....more

Banana Coladas

If you have ripening bananas, let me encourage you to let the banana bread wait for fall and enjoy a banana colada while you still can....more

Tarta de Galletas (Cookie Cake)

A subtly sweet Spanish dessert ~ perfect for end of summer days....more

Shredded Beef Tacos

“Food is so primal, so essential a part of our lives, often the mere sharing of recipes with strangers turns them into good friends.  That’s why I love this community.”...more

Gambas Al Ajillo (Garlic Shrimp)

Mouthwatering Spanish inspired shrimp in a rich garlic sauce.   Don't forget the crusty bread to soak up the garlicky goodness....more

Ragú alla Bolognese

At the table with good friends and family you do not become old. ~ Italian ProverbItalian comfort food ~ Ragú alla Bolognese is the perfect meal for family gatherings....more

Tagliatelle

Making homemade pasta is a little like going camping.   Life at home is easier, but getting in touch with the basics is nice too.  ...more

Ensalada de Piparrada

Summer — we all have seen —A few of us — believed —A few — the more aspiringUnquestionably loved —~ Emily Dickinson...more

White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Monsters

TammyRenea “People who are always taking care of their health are like misers, who are hoarding a treasure which they have never spirit enough to enjoy.” ~ Laurence Sterne ...more

Vanilla Bean Ice Cream

“My advice to you is not to inquire why or whither, but just to enjoy your ice cream while it's on your plate.” ~ Thornton Wilder ...more