Posts Tagged ‘pears’

Baking a Difference with Spiced Pear Pecan Pie

Posted on September 5, 2017

I am so honored to be part of OXO’s Bake a Difference for Cookies for Kids’ Cancer this month.  Baking to support this organization, which raises funds to support research addressing the number one cause of childhood death by disease in the U.S., is a labor of love indeed.  My recipe for Spiced Pear Pecan […]


Sweet & Smoky Pear & Onion Pizza

Posted on April 28, 2017

Disclosure: OXO provided the featured kitchen tools for me to use and review for this post.  I was not compensated in any other way, and all the opinions are my own. I don’t think I’ve met anyone who doesn’t like pizza.  It’s a staple in busy homes and college residences, and more artisan pizzerias are […]


Fabulously Fresh Foodie Finds!

Posted on December 4, 2015

To echo the sentiments of my friends and neighbors, I can’t believe it’s December already! It’s time for celebrating family and friends, spending time together, decorating, cooking, baking and reflecting back on the year. One of my favorite things about the holidays is seeing someone open a gift I know they’ll love.  And I won’t […]


Summer Salad Fest!

Posted on June 19, 2015

It’s summer!  And it’s hot…but that doesn’t mean your favorite hot meals have to wait on the back burner until the weather cools.  Turn them into salads!  Not only will it give your family a new spin on a tried and true dish they already love, it will provide you with a cool (in temperature […]


Autumn Puff Pastry Tart and La Crema Chardonnay

Posted on October 11, 2014

It’s my first Wine Pairing Weekend post! This is going to be fun. I am not a wine connoisseur by any stretch of the imagination, but I do like wines and pairing them with delicious foods. When I heard that the theme for this month was pairing Fall fruits with wine, I started thinking about […]