top 5 christmas cookie recipes

top 5 christmas cookie recipes

It’s kind of surreal to me that I’ve been blogging long enough to have a ‘top 5 Christmas cookie recipe list’, but I do! The cookies that get the most traffic during the holidays – ‘traffic’ is blogger-speak for views. People … Continue reading

a new Christmas cookie recipe

a new Christmas cookie recipe

I’m always on the look-out for a new Christmas cookie. My friend, Diana Alexander, is a Christmas cookie baker extraordinaire. For years, she’s been creating magical cookie baskets for friends and family. Last year, she invited Ralph and me to her afternoon … Continue reading

strawberry rhubarb bars – al fresco

strawberry rhubarb bars – al fresco

As the sun starts to slip away and the wind slows to a gentle breeze, the evening allows time for romance. Dining al fresco, at a beautifully adorned table, with simple food and drink, on a glorious summer night… Strawberry Rhubarb Bars or … Continue reading

chocolatey chip cookies for the mom-to-be

chocolatey chip cookies for the mom-to-be

A month ago, I received a phone call from Sara instructing me to go and Skype with Meaghan. I’d heard the house phone ringing but I was in the middle of a ‘House of Cards’ episode – Francis was being particularity diabolical that night…   so I’d … Continue reading