Savory and Delightful Sausage-Stuffed Mushrooms


I am always looking for new appetizers to serve at a dinner party or to take to a potluck, and because I love to cook and to experiment, I have this desire to bring something new and exciting to… Read More

Dairy-Free Vanilla Cupcakes!

When some people hear the words “dairy-free dessert” they often imagine an overly-dense and boring dessert, and that assumption is perfectly understandable.  For so long, dairy-free foods have indeed been bland, heavy, and sometimes outright inedible, but it… Read More

Strawberry Delights


Ever have that go-to ingredient for on-the-fly meals? You know, the one thing you can pull out of the fridge or cupboard and immediately make some mouthwatering delicacy to share with friends and family? My go-to of choice for… Read More

My Light and Fluffy Banana Bread

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I love bananas and I love banana bread. What I don’t love is the dense heavy type of banana bread that I find everywhere I go.  Recently, I baked banana bread and saw that I didn’t have the… Read More

Edmeades for Two


The first time Anthony and I tried Edmeades, we were enjoying a pau hana (aka an after-work drink) at Sarento’s on the Beach  We loved it so much, we bought a bottle at Tamura’s Fine Wine and Liquors… Read More

Yummy Autumn Quick-Braised Pork Chops and Glazed Baby Carrots Recipe

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Sweet and savory are two of my favorite tastes, and combining them into one recipe is divine!  With a package of pork chops resting in my refrigerator and a craving for cinnamon and apricot, what is a girl… Read More

Spicy Cauliflower Buffalo Bites Recipe, and They are Dairy Free!

Spicy Cauliflower Buffalo Bites

Cauliflower!  It’s that lovely, tasty veggie great for boiling, sautéing, baking, roasting, steamed, deep-fried, or even eaten raw.  With such versatility, it’s great as an appetizer or even an entree (think about tasty cauliflower steaks…) I am a… Read More