Quarantine Needs

I never thought the word “quarantine” would ever be in my vocabulary – as in actually living it…but here we are.  Yet with all of this, I’m grateful for the medical teams assisting those in need, risking their own health to take care of others.  I’m grateful for the housekeeping and janitorial staffs who are … More Quarantine Needs

taste test: ben and jerry’s non-dairy pints

ice cream is the perfect dessert for a summer outdoor celebration.  but what if you (or some of your guests) are dairy free?  you’d want to choose something delicious that everyone can enjoy, right? so, I recently held a mini taste test with ben & jerry’s non-dairy pints (I know, I know – they’ve been out for a … More taste test: ben and jerry’s non-dairy pints

sourdough pizza crust

so I’ve recently been feeding a sourdough starter in order to start making some sourdough bread more regularly.  and luckily King Arthur Flour has a great sourdough pizza crust recipe for the “discarded starter” that you would normally throw away after a daily or weekly feeding (yeah! less waste!).   so for those of you who … More sourdough pizza crust

easy granola

so I had a granola craving and I found this great recipe from bon appetit, “nothing but clusters granola”  and decided to give it a try. glad I did because it’s absolutely delish.  and I only made minor tweaks to the recipe (just based on what I had available and my own personal preferences) but … More easy granola

apple tart.

so, I just got back from the U.S. Virgin Islands where I got to spend Mother’s Day weekend (yeah!).  and I baked this apple 🍏 tart (with my mom) for Mother’s Day dinner with my family (it’s perfect for any celebration or any day!).  it’s a recipe that I hope you will enjoy immensely – so please share if … More apple tart.