Cookbooks – OMG! Yummy Recipes, Stories, Inspiration for the Home Cook Sat, 29 Apr 2017 14:11:06 +0000 en-US hourly 1 36595977 The First Annual OMG! Yummy Cookbook Gift Guide Sat, 17 Dec 2016 17:00:28 +0000

The first annual OMG! Yummy cookbook gift guide with ideas for the experienced and wanna-be experienced cook, just in time to finish your holiday shopping]]> 16 9568
Roasted Brussels Sprouts and Cauliflower with Pomegranate Two Ways Thu, 10 Dec 2015 18:40:02 +0000

Roasted Brussels Sprouts and Cauliflower with Pomegranate Two Ways adds flair, flavor, and fun to your holiday dinner table. Easy enough for a weeknight, spectacular enough for your fanciest holiday gathering.]]> 11 8848
I’m Back…with a Date Smoothie and My New Kitchen Toy Fri, 30 May 2014 23:55:12 +0000

Back from a brief blogging hiatus with a delectable date smoothie and my new kitchen toy – a Vitamix!]]> 12 7560
The Return of French Fridays with Dorie: Crepes! Sun, 23 Feb 2014 00:03:19 +0000

Finally – my Saturday edition of French Fridays with Dorie returns with a virtual trip to Paris via a lesson in crepe making (can Nutella be far behind??)]]> 31 7355
My Man Cookies – Just in Time for Valentine’s Day! Wed, 12 Feb 2014 20:45:05 +0000

I didn’t make up the name but I did bake them – My Man Cookies might be just the thing for your man, woman, or kids just in time for Valentine’s Day]]> 14 7262
Tasting Jerusalem: The NY Times! Thu, 01 Aug 2013 21:57:59 +0000

Sharing the fun time I had with the NY Times taking photos in my kitchen for their article on the cookbook “Jerusalem” by Ottolenghi and Tamimi, published by Ten Speed Press. Great opportunity for our virtual cooking community Tasting Jerusalem!]]> 17 5747
Tasting Jerusalem: April Showers Bring May Flours Tue, 07 May 2013 16:36:14 +0000

See who won the April Tasting Jerusalem Couscous contest, bring out your flours and start baking in May; plan ahead for June – start preserving lemons now!]]> 12 5427
Squash Soup Shooters to Toast the Arrival of Fall Fri, 19 Oct 2012 15:35:56 +0000

Celebrate fall with the varied squashes abundant in the produce section and farmers’ markets, especially lovely for preparing hearty and comforting squash soups]]> 23 4145
Melissa Clark’s Maple Blueberry Tea Cake or was that Pan-Cake? Wed, 10 Oct 2012 19:47:35 +0000

This simple maple-syrup sweetened quick bread from Melissa Clark’s Cook This Now cookbook is a cross between blueberry pancakes and a blueberry muffin – perfect for breakfast or a snack anytime.]]> 16 4044
Fast and Flavorful Frittatas – A Flexible Recipe For Even the Most Frantic Schedule Wed, 22 Aug 2012 20:23:44 +0000

Are you frantic, frazzled, and fearful of the new frenetic back-to-school schedule? Are you as shocked as I am at the fast-pace at which fall is running towards us while summer seems to just be drifting away? In the midst of all the chaos, fast and flavorful dinners that multi-task as breakfast or lunch are […]]]> 19 3771