Beautiful hand carved mesquite "Treenware" by Texas artist Nancy Lou Webster.
Homemade marshmallows spiked with Baileys
A rich, thick, spicy calamari stew
26 things you may not know about tea - including some tips on making the perfect cuppa.
NOTCOT Holiday Giveaway #9: Bittersweets NY gives away one of her amazing Silver Cocktail Sword Necklaces and a pair of Silver Mano Cufflinks!
Gingerbread Coffee Cake with Cranberry Pecan Streusel - perfect for your holiday breakfast, since it can be made in advance.
Cardamon Crescent Granola Cookies perfect for the holidays.
Peppermint Mocha Ice Cream. This peppermint ice cream has mocha sauce swirled in along with chocolate chips and peppermint candies. Just like Starbucks!
A hearty one-pot meal - beef stew with beans
Nursery puddings, comfort foods, soft and creamy puddings bring out the kid in all of us. The wall street journal shares a few scrumptious winter pudding recipes.
A Lemon Ricotta cookie, with lemon glaze and a candied lemon peel garnish. Make sure you turn it upside down to eat it!
Maple bread pudding ice cream - the ice cream with a little bit of everything.
Get messy: Sloppy Joes
Cranberry Orange Linzer Cookies~ We took the best of holiday cookies & made them better w/ walnuts, orange, and cranberry jam.
Chiquetaille, a spicy Haitian cod fish appetizer
Kolaches. Part of my 12 Days of Christmas Cookies series!
No-Knead Bread. Trying Jim Lahey's method. Amazingly Simple [Recipe]
Cinnamon Chip Shortbread Christmas Tree Cookies
Butternut Squash soup with Chorizo, Kale & Chickpeas
Maple Bacon Wrapped Sea Scallops inspired by a recent trip to Ireland
These are the best donuts I have ever made and it gives me the opportunity to use my mini donut pan! Super adorable, and they taste great.
Deep Dish Pizza that will change your life. It's that good.
Pasta with Creamy Pumpkin-Sage Sauce
Brown-Sugar Buttermilk Pie. All kinds of Fall-tastic deliciousness.
Sweet and Sour Pork with Ananas and Thai Rice
Butternut squash bundt cake with lemon glaze
Pecan Pie Bars ~ A classic tart in bar form!
Three tasty drinks for the holiday season. With a little twist.
Peppermint ice cream with chocolate ganache & crushed candy canes on top!
My experience spending the last twelve months in the pastry kitchen of an independent restaurant. Plus one of my favorite winter desserts, a lemon tart brûlée.
Find out if browning butter really makes that big a difference in a chocolate chip cookie recipe. Plus the continued adventures with an Indian oven and the quest for brown sugar!
Kuih Seri Muka is layer savory sticky rice and sweet custard.
Smoked salmon salad with quail and salmon eggs
A seasonal medley of pork, sweet potatoes and pears come together in a quick, one-pan meal.
Individual quiche with a taste of Italy.
Lemon -scented Cornbread Doughnuts ~ Quick baked doughnuts in only 2 steps!
Step by step Santa face tutorial from the talented Sweet Adventures of Sugarbelle.
Sugared cranberries -- the perfect holiday snack!
Maple Candy. A one-ingredient recipe that makes a beautiful holiday gift.
Pumpkin Ice Cream - Who says ice cream is just a summer treat?
Apple Coffee Crumb Cake with Brown Sugar Glaze-perfect for Christmas brunch.
Mushroom, Spinach & Cherry Millet.
Maple Apple Tart - a beautiful, delicious dessert that highlights the flavors of the season.
Homemade Taco Seasoning and Garbage Teykos. No more preservative filled Taco Seasoning Mixes, make your own.
La Béte Noire - The Black Beast - rich, deep. dark, silky, smooth - beastly delicious!
Spaghetti Squash Nachos - a great way to get your veggies!