Pear and Pecan Salad

Last weekend, our good friends, Katie and Steve, visited from Philadelphia. For dinner, I made Pasta Bolognese and this Pear and Pecan Salad.  When Katie eyed the salad she hesitated. I later found out she is not much of a nut or spinach fan. But to her surprise and my relief, she loved the salad! … Continue reading

Back at it…Overnight Maple Banana-Nut Oats

So it has been many months since my last blog post—turns out having a baby takes up more time than I expected :). Luckily, I was still able to cook but writing and taking pictures had to take a back seat for a while. I actually thought about just stopping the blog all together, but … Continue reading

Easy Bake… Chocolate Pecan Blender Cake!

I love talking about food and recipes with people.  Because of the blog, more and more friends have shared cooking stories and recipes with me. There are many friends and colleagues whom I had no idea have a cooking background and after talking I come to learn have been in culinary school or are avid … Continue reading