April 2021 “In My Kitchen”

What’s happening? We’ve got some wine, fresh produce, a new cookbook, and PIZZA. Check out what else is new “In My Kitchen.” . . . → Read More: April 2021 “In My Kitchen”

Cherry-Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

This is a delicious oatmeal cookie that I adapted and morphed from Momofuku Milk Bar‘s Oat Cookie. I had much better results with this recipe than previous tries from the cookbook’s recipes. . . . → Read More: Cherry-Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

Apple Fritters and The Amish Baker’s Rival (Guest Blogger!!!)

Join me in welcoming a guest blogger today, my mom! Here’s her review of The Amish Baker’s Rival by Marie Bast along with homemade apple fritters! . . . → Read More: Apple Fritters and The Amish Baker’s Rival (Guest Blogger!!!)

Hot & Spicy Black-Eyed Pea Dip (and “In My Kitchen” for January 2021!)

Here’s a great dip for your New Year’s day table. This post is also my “In My Kitchen” January 2021 edition. Welcome to the New Year!!!!! . . . → Read More: Hot & Spicy Black-Eyed Pea Dip (and “In My Kitchen” for January 2021!)

“In My Kitchen” November 2020

This month I offer up a cookbook review, some late harvest preservation and a favorite tea. There might also be some non-partisan election musings (in a totally hopeful way). . . . → Read More: “In My Kitchen” November 2020

Top Ten Tuesday: Non-Bookish Hobbies

No book lists or book reviews today for Top Ten Tuesday. Instead, we’re all posting about things we do beyond reading! . . . → Read More: Top Ten Tuesday: Non-Bookish Hobbies

“In My Kitchen” October 2020

“In My Kitchen” this month: a bit of garden produce, a new coffee accessory, a book (imagine that!), and preservation. . . . → Read More: “In My Kitchen” October 2020

Sourdough Chocolate Chip-Zucchini Muffins with Orange

Orange pairs so well with chocolate. You won’t believe how delicious these muffins are. You will think you’re eating dessert for breakfast (and basically you are)! . . . → Read More: Sourdough Chocolate Chip-Zucchini Muffins with Orange

Grilled Banh Mi Sandwiches with Pickled Veggies

Every so often, The Hubs will put out a special request, do all the shopping and pitch in with the cooking. Most of these requests involve grilling.

The most recent suggestion for dinner was a Banh Mi sandwich, but as mentioned above, he wanted to grill it. I did some research and we came up . . . → Read More: Grilled Banh Mi Sandwiches with Pickled Veggies

“In My Kitchen” August 2020

Let’s see, what’s new? A couple of cookbooks (surprise!), some new recipes, vinegars, and garden produce. Read on for what’s “In My Kitchen” for August. (Oh, and smoked Cheez-Its!!!!!) . . . → Read More: “In My Kitchen” August 2020