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White Chocolate and Popcorn…..mmmmm

White Chocolate and Popcorn…..mmmmm

One week until Easter and it’s time to start getting ready for the sugar rush that is heading our way.  Jelly beans, chocolate rabbits, and Cadbury eggs are all classics and will probably be in every Easter basket but I have a homemade treat that is sure to delight and maybe cause a bit of … Continue reading

Homemade Limoncello

Homemade Limoncello

On the eight day of Christmas my true love gave to me eight quarts of limoncello, seven citrus thumbprint cookies, six Mexican wedding cookies, a review in the New York Times, four magic cookie bars, three shots of eggnog, two pieces of peppermint fudge, and cute little gingerbread bundt. Ok, I sound like an alcoholic, … Continue reading

On the fifth day of Christmas

On the fifth day of Christmas my true love gave to me a review in the New York Times, four magic cookie bars, three shots of eggnog, two pieces of peppermint fudge, and cute little gingerbread bundt. Back in April I moved home to Connecticut from South Carolina.  The hot humid weather year round had … Continue reading

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Happy Almost St. Patrick’s Day!  In honor of the shamrock-filled, Guinness-drinking, corned beef eating holiday I decided to whip up a traditional St. Patty’s Day staple, at least here in the U.S.- Irish Soda Bread!  While searching for recipes on various websites I found some information that we American’s might find pretty interesting!  That traditional … Continue reading

Cheese, Cheese, and More Cheese!

Cheese, Cheese, and More Cheese!

With quite a few people moving on from Cypress (the restaurant I work at) I’ve been put in charge of the cheese buying for our cheese plate.  Out of the four cheeses we have on it we generally buy two to three from a local cheese shop in Charleston called Goat. Sheep. Cow. Now, I’m … Continue reading

New at this whole blog thing!

So, this is my first blog, well, actually it’s not.  It’s actually my third, but the other two don’t really count.  One was for a spanish class in college and was mandatory and the other was to raise money for a marathon I ran for a charity.  But this is my first real blog.  Hopefully I … Continue reading