Gourmet Loaded Potatoes


I was told a while ago: ‘Every dish tells a story.‘  At the same time, food is meant to be savored with every bite. Since leaving the FoodBuzz event last week, I have had more desire to achieve more than I had since starting this blog.  Joy’s been an incredible inspiration for my cooking and […]

Bailey’s Cafe Mocha Cheesecake

Here is my take on a classic cheesecake recipe and adding one of my favorite combination of flavors: coffee, chocolate and Bailey’s Irish creme. The flavors are right on and the texture is oh so satisfyingly smooth as silk and it each bite melts in your mouth. It’s sure to be a favorite for those who love rich and decadent desserts.

Smells Like…Tastes Like…But Doesn’t Look Like (Plus an invite for a Tea Exchange party!)

Barley Tea + Corn Tea = Coffee Read it again, I think you missed it. Ok, you can smooth your wrinkled foreheads and lower your raised eyebrows now. I know it sounds ludicrous and almost insulting to the church of java beans. I apologize, but hear this — I’m on your camp, too.  And as […]

Smack Yo Mamma Mac and Cheese

Pause. Breathe deep. And behold a remarkably rich and creamy mac n’ cheese that’ll have you smitten: And the good thing is, we didn’t even have to lift a finger in preparing it! Dan’s mom, Mary Anne, baked it as part of Easter dinner at their house, and we took some home. Woohoo! What can […]