• Housemade,  Recipe

    Lemon Ricotta Cakelets

    Usually, the words “gluten free” strike real fear in this house. Until now, that is. Recently, we were tasked with creating a gluten-free dessert for a birthday celebration. These came out better than we could have imagined and my husband…

  • Housemade,  Recipe

    Cocoa Anniversary Cake

    On July 3rd, my husband and I celebrated our second anniversary – I brought back an old chocolate cake recipe for the occasion, one that I had made for him a few times before. It was super-hot and humid, though,…

  • Housemade

    Lunch with Dani

    A few weeks ago, our good friend Dani visited us for lunch. After a tour of our house, we went out to the garden and picked some green goodies. We picked baby lettuce, greens for braising (swiss chard, baby kale,…

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    2011 Recap: July

    This post about Double Cheddar Meatballs was a favorite among my friends – and my husband and I, of course! I mixed it up by using cheddar pretzel crumbs instead of breadcrumbs, and shredded cheddar instead of the standard parm.…