black bean burgers with green tea basil aioli

black bean burgers with green tea basil aioli

Last June I flew to San Francisco for one night to appear on the cooking stage at the American Library Association annual conference at the Moscone center to promote my cookbook Maple, 100 Sweet and Savory Recipes Featuring Pure Maple Syrup. I knew with such a short...
composed bean salad

composed bean salad

Today I have a friendly little cooking and photo challenge for you all and a giveaway. Plus I wanted to make sure you knew about my yumtastic composed bean salad recipe from the most recent issue of EatingWell magazine. Earlier this year, I submitted six recipes to...
hot italian cheese dip

hot italian cheese dip

I speak from experience, this hot Italian cheese dip will be your warm weather entertaining go to appetizer! It is mine. I cannot count the number of times I have made it. Plus I have a very special giveaway that’s got me all emotional and proud like. Oh, and...
maple sherry vinaigrette

maple sherry vinaigrette

The 2015 maple sugaring season has officially begun! That means I have a brand new maple recipe to celebrate! It is this amazing maple sherry vinaigrette recipe! Creating This Maple Sherry Vinaigrette Recipe Last night after dinner, Jase set up our evaporator for the...
chicken leek shepherds pie

chicken leek shepherds pie

Today I have a new recipe for Chicken Leek Shepherd’s Pie, an oven to table comfort food recipe, and a cookbook review and giveaway. I met Aimee Wimbush-Bourque at a food photography and styling workshop in Montreal back in 2012 led by Aran Goyoaga of Cannelle et...
gluten-free sweet potato praline bundtlettes

gluten-free sweet potato praline bundtlettes

A fall baking giveaway and a recipe for gluten-free sweet potato praline bundtlettes. I want to marry these bundtlettes.   In all my years of writing this here blog I have never expressed a desire to marry any of the food items I have created, so that’s sayin’...
eggnog pumpkin bread with cinnamon streusel

eggnog pumpkin bread with cinnamon streusel

If you’re heading over the river and through the woods, what better way to say Happy Holidays than with a healthy home-baked gift of eggnog pumpkin bread with cinnamon streusel from the kitchen? This past spring I went to King Arthur Flour Blog and Bake on the other...
turkey reuben quesadilla with pear

turkey reuben quesadilla with pear

Once upon a time, there was a Cheddar and Pear Quesadilla who fell in love with a Turkey Reuben, they got married and had a baby. They named her Turkey Reuben Quesadilla with Cheddar and Pear. (Kinda snooty of them to give her such a long name isn’t it? Some...
peach and goat cheese panini and giveaway

peach and goat cheese panini and giveaway

I’m super psyched to be here today with this delicious peach and goat cheese panini and a giveaway. The tangy creaminess of the fresh goat cheese pairs perfectly with the sweet juiciness of the ripe peaches to make one awesome vegetarian panini that’s...

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