yogurt and jam

Are you one of those people who hate Mondays? It’s rough, I know, but one thing that can alleviate the Monday blues for me is breakfast. On weekdays, I typically make breakfast the night...

orechiette with shrimp

To me, summery means fresh produce and seafood, paired with a glass (or two) of crisp and refreshing white wine.

bianca georgina elisa taylor

Beach. Winery. Bed and Breakfast. Lamborghinis. Fresh Seafood. I admit that when I think of quick New England weekend getaways, Connecticut was not always the first place to pop in my head. But that...

no bake dulce de leche cheesecake

You all know that I am obsessed with dulce de leche (cookies, cake balls, brownies, pies, bars, cocktails, I love them all) and I have a recipe for Dulce de Leche Cheesecake on this...

champagne ice cream floats

Summertime = hot = ice cream = cold bubbly. Understand my logic? I hope everyone is enjoying the summer! My summer is shaping up to be really fun. Fun and humid and sweaty. So...

peanut butter cookies

I love adding different textures and flavor to cookies and for these peanut butter cookies, I decided to stay very wholesome and fold in the quintessential American breakfast item: corn flakes.

almond butter rice crispy bars with smoked sea salt

These no-bake, gluten-free Almond Butter and Rice Crispy dessert bars are easy to customize. They make for fantastic post-workout fuel. A mid-day snack. And an after-dinner treat.

scallion cheddar biscuits

Drop biscuits are so-called because just you scoop them up from the bowl and drop them straight to the baking pan, and once they are cooled I drop them straight into my mouth.

banana caramel upside down cake

This cake is very easy to make. You don't need a mixer, or anything fancy (like a springform pan). You mix the cake batter in one bowl, and pour it into a cake pan...

pampanga coliseum

We were at the cockfighting arena in San Fernando, Pampanga, a province in the Philippines. Dark, humid, loud and thumping, I could feel a frantic energy pulsing in the air. It was my first...