Happy Memorial Day Weekend!

By On May 26, 2016

The past two weeks have been jam packed. I'm sure you are in the same boat. Between my daughter's oral surgery that has resulted in a lengthy recovery period and… Read More


Israeli Couscous Primavera

By On May 19, 2016

One of the recipes in that large stack served as inspiration for today's post. It fulfills three objectives. First, it will serve as another quick and easy dinner for weeknights… Read More

Out & About

Prague, Czech Republic

By On May 12, 2016

Thank you so much for all the lovely comments you wrote on last week’s post!  I really enjoy hearing from you! Back in February, I did a post about one leg of… Read More


One-Step No-Churn Coffee Ice Cream

By On May 5, 2016

Dear Mom, Hardly a day goes by when I don't think of you or wish I could pick up the phone, give you a call and chat. We would talk about everything… Read More

Out & About

Amuleto Mexican Table

By On April 28, 2016

Maybe it’s ironic, or divine intervention that I had a review of a newish Mexican place scheduled for the blog this week.  If you don’t already have plans for Cinco de Mayo… Read More


Chana Masala

By On April 19, 2016

I’ve written several posts about my dinner group here on the blog.  From Moon Pies and Dulce de Leche Cookies to Roast Chicken with Garlic, Lemon and Parsley done the Hammersley way and Tomato-Feta &… Read More


Orange Sesame Chicken

By On April 13, 2016

Do you know that Benjamin Franklin saying, “In this world nothing can be said to be certain except death and taxes”?  Well, I have another thing to add to that list.  Dinner…… Read More

Out & About

Osteria Posto

By On April 5, 2016

The Alpine Restaurant Group, owners of Davis Square’s Posto, Painted Burro and Rosebud American Kitchen & Bar, opened an upscale Italian eatery in Waltham, Massachusetts last Fall.  Osteria Posto is perched above… Read More


Carrot Pineapple Cake

By On March 24, 2016

Last weekend, there was one night when our family of four overlapped during our girls’ respective spring breaks.  We decided to spend the night in, having one of our favorite dinners with… Read More

Out & About

Miami Culinary Tours

By On March 17, 2016

A few weeks back, my husband was invited with some of his colleagues for a few days of mostly fun in the sun in South Beach, a section of famed Miami Beach… Read More