Archives for July 2014

Panna Cotta with Papaya Coulis

I really had myself convinced that I was the only one in my circle with enough of a passion for food and perfectionism to spend an entire morning on a dish only to spend an entire afternoon taking pictures of it.  Well, I was wrong. My friend Joy might be more of a perfectionist than Continue Reading…

A Bodacious Birthday Bash

My sweet Luke turned seven this year and I’m painfully reminded of the shortage of years left to give him  birthday celebrations that little boys dreams are made of.  So, I went all out and he had a blast. I’m so proud of Luke.  He’s one of those spirits that was born with endless passion, Continue Reading…

Marvelous Melon!

Is there anything that says “summertime” more than watermelon juice dripping down your chin?  I think not!  Melon is one of those perfect foods woven of God’s loom.   It’s juicy perfection on it’s own, so I rarely doctor it up-other than to add a sprinkle of table salt.  I know-weird.  Try it sometime though, Continue Reading…

Bacon Chocolate Chip Cookies

Oh, yes I did.  I added a full pound of thick cut bacon to a double batch of already decadent, chunky, gooey, homemade chocolate chip cookies. THEY WERE THE BOMB. I decided to respond to the little voice inside my head that was nagging me about not having any dessert posts on the blog.  This Continue Reading…