I have a confession to make, I’m a chockaholic, and I’m not afraid to admit it. Just chomping on a chocolate bar is my idea of heaven, give me chocolate chips, in a dessert, in a drink, in a snack, … Continue reading Splendidly Chocolate!
Ingredients – (Makes 4-6 drinks) 1 1/2 cups good vodka, such as Grey Goose – I used Skyy Vodka 1 cup freshly squeezed lemon juice (6 lemons) 6 tablespoons sugar syrup (see below) 1/4 cup Italian Limoncello liqueur 1 1/2 … Continue reading Ina Garten’s Limoncello Tom Collins
Oh how I love Fall and all that it brings, it’s probably my most favorite season. Warm, sunny days and cool nights – being able to sleep with the windows wide open to let the cool air in. The slow yet steady pace of the leaves eventually turning, the anticipation of the brilliant hues all around, the clean up and eventually putting the garden to bed, just so much to look forward to. Fall conjures up images of pumpkins, gourds, scarecrows, fall fruit, like apples and peaches, the latter juicy and succulent. I just love to bake when … Continue reading Peach and Plum Galette
I’m not quite sure when I made the switch from drinking coffee for breakfast to drinking tea – it might have been after my children were born. For some reason, we go through many cravings and changes when that occurs … Continue reading Tea for Two and Two for Tea!