Cranberry Relish

Cranberry Relish

I have to admit, I’m a cranberry sauce snob and I scoff at the idea of eating cranberry sauce out of a can. My skin crawls just thinking about the sound of that deep red blob plopping into a dish.  Every year despite my distain for the gelatinous relic, my mother insists on serving it for Thanksgiving dinner. […]

Apple Fries

Apple Fries

My husband and I were so excited about taking our kids to Disney World for the first time during Christmas. We hadn’t been to the Magic Kingdom since our honeymoon thirteen years ago.  We had a lot of fun making our own magic then. (Wink. Wink.) We planned our family trip for several months and didn’t tell our kids. […]

Sangria Sorbet

Sangria Sorbet

I have a collection of food magazines piling up on my dining room table, and lately the only time I have to read them is when I’m waiting for a doctor’s appointment, an oil change, or in the carpool line.  Waiting gives me the perfect opportunity to catch up on current food trends and recipes created by innovative chefs from […]

Simple Fruit Salad

Simple Fruit Salad

This fruit salad is a favorite around my house.  It’s easy to make and uses some of the most common fruit you can find in the market all year long.  Now that it’s summer the fruit is fragrant and tastes fantastic.  My favorite produce market is overflowing with local seasonal fruit and it’s all on sale. […]