Oak Leaves & Acorns Shortbread Cookies

Oak Leaves & Acorns Shortbread Cookies

OAK LEAVES & ACORNS SHORTBREAD COOKIES This recipe makes shortbread cookies that are almost impossibly light and delicate. Since they are not super moist, I recommend enjoying them with a hearty spoonful of jam or icing and a nice cup of tea. OAK LEAVES &...
Tasty Time Savers: Desserts

Tasty Time Savers: Desserts

ASSORTED DESSERTS from Ladyfingers.   Food styling by Emilie Nguyen. Hosting a holiday gathering? Here are some great party add-ons that will save you time in the kitchen while adding just the right amount of “yum” to your holiday spread. GLUTEN-FREE...
Tasty Time Savers: Appetizers

Tasty Time Savers: Appetizers

We checked out some time-saving appetizers from Bourbon Baekery, The Cafe, Heitzman Traditional Bakery and Deli, Ladyfingers Catering, Lotsa Pasta, Paul’s Fruit Market, and The Silly Axe Cafe.   Food styling by Emilie Nguyen. Hosting a holiday...
Start October With Chocolate

Start October With Chocolate

Double Chocolate Tuxedo Cookies Say hello to the perfect double chocolate cookie! These are crispy on the outside, soft and chewy on the inside… simply irresistible. You can use any combination of chocolate chips that totals 12 oz. (one standard bag), but I love this...
Try Smoked Salmon

Try Smoked Salmon

Cream cheese and lox is a craveable brunch-time treat. Is there anything better than a fresh New York everything bagel with cream cheese and lox? Well, yeah, but isn’t it one of life’s most perfect simple pleasures? I could eat my weight in what we often...
The Big Table

The Big Table

After the inauguration in 2017, Cathy Berkey was troubled over how polarized our society had become. The divisiveness in our country had become palpable, creating a crevasse so wide we couldn’t see our family, friends, and community members on the other side. We had...