rhubarb scones with strawberry butter

rhubarb scones with strawberry butter

Rhubarb Scones with Strawberry Butter are a delicious way to jazz up your brunch menu. I love brunch. Actually, I love brunch food. I’m starving when I wake up, which is usually hours before any respectable brunch is served, so … Continue reading

anyone can make these biscuits

anyone can make these biscuits

Making biscuits or, let me rephrase that, making tender biscuits can be challenging. Too much flour, milk or kneading will make them more like a tennis ball than a scrumptious bite of heaven. My mom makes gorgeous biscuits. Her recipe box is … Continue reading

gougère – let’s get this party started!

gougère – let’s get this party started!

Tonight, I’m having friends in and Gougères are the perfect little bite to get the party started! Escoffier, Julia Child, Epicurious, Bon Apetit, Martha Stewart, The Joy of Cooking, David Lebovitz all have their own little twist for making gougère. I’ve tried them … Continue reading

American Thanksgiving

American Thanksgiving

When I lived in New York, I was fascinated at how deeply and joyfully Americans celebrated Thanksgiving. As a Canadian, it felt more like Christmas. The airports were jammed with people going home to celebrate with their families. When Christmas … Continue reading