strawberry salsa

strawberry salsa

In one week Meggie will be here with Coen, followed shortly after by Sara, Kaitie and Theo. To say that I’m excited doesn’t even come close. I’m vibrating! To have my kids home for a holiday, at the same time, … Continue reading

carrot antipasto – never say never

carrot antipasto – never say never

I’ve been busting to share the next chapter in the ‘storied life’ of Michelle Hooton. I hate it when people talk about themselves in the third person, but I’m sort of having an out-of-body experience. The cautious me is watching the … Continue reading

roasted plum crostini for breakfast

roasted plum crostini for breakfast

The unbridled joy on his face from feeling the sticky juice trickle down his chin as he bites into his first roasted plum confirms my suspicion; A HOT OVEN WORKS MAGIC ON STONE FRUIT. Plums, peaches, apricots, mangoes, cherries and … Continue reading

homemade herbed boursin – so easy

homemade herbed boursin – so easy

SAY ‘CHEESE’ Making your own homemade herbed boursin is super easy. Room temperature cream cheese, a little whipping cream, garlic, a mixture of fresh herbs and you’ve got an irresistible tangy cheese spread for crackers, vegetables or to melt over … Continue reading