Love and Joy

Love and Joy

As I worked away in my kitchen this morning baking savory cookies, I was thinking about twenty-five years ago this month. I was waiting to birth two babies. My twins were due to arrive on January 4th, 1987. Having already tipped the … Continue reading

Strawberry Minted Shortcakes

Strawberry Minted Shortcakes

As much as I entertain, I am always panicked when I am feeding my extended family. It’s the strangest thing. I can’t think of a time when one of my relatives have ever complained about my cooking. Yet, when my family … Continue reading

wanna lick the bowl

wanna lick the bowl

My husband Ralph has British roots. This explains his ability to consume vast amounts of beer and tea. Every morning, Ralph wakes up and trots into the kitchen to make his daily pot of tea. Being a tea drinker, also means that … Continue reading