Dr. Seuss Day Fun with Kaleidoscope Cake

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO DR. SEUSS! March 2nd is Seuss Day around the world, so I’m here to celebrate it with my trippy recipe for Kaleidoscope Cake, covered in scrumptious cream cheese frosting! ...

What I’m Reading and What We’re Eating

Be warned….The Turn of the Key by Ruth Ware will burn up your whole day, as you sit, riveted to your chair! The menu for this Super Supper Book Club is all Scottish delights! ...

My Valentine’s Day Tradition

Roasted chicken with herb butter is what’s for dinner on February 14 – such an easy and aromatic recipe. I love the herbal bouquet of this supper almost more than the tulips that appear on my table each year....

Homemade Cookies Make Great Last Minute Gifts!

Hundreds of cookie recipes are out there, from peel and bakes to Grandma’s “from scratch” variety. Here’s an easy foolproof sugar cookie that’s fun to decorate with the grandkids! ...

Your Perfect Holiday Menu + Reasons to Shop Small

In honor of this month’s Small Business Saturday and my love of everything specialty, I’ll be at one of my favorite Ft. Lauderdale shops from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on December 12th, signing copies of Canvas & Cuisine! ...

Apple Butter Time!

Apple butter is meant for warm biscuits, banana bread, or as a condiment alongside roasted pork. It’s also awesome on my apple butter cake...

Make Your Own Fresh Ricotta. It’s So Easy!

Whole milk, buttermilk and salt. That’s all you need to make a whole lotta ricotta. Whether you add savory herbs or use it in a dessert recipe, it’s all good!...