Leftover Love: Strawberry Ricotta Crostini

Just so you know, you still have about 364 days to go until the next giant explosion of love and chocolate and roses.  So I hope you didn’t use up all of your love yesterday. (and by love I mean strawberries) This … Continue reading

Love Is A Strawberry Tart

Ok, maybe love is more than a Strawberry Tart, but I’m going to go ahead and say that there is a definite correlation between the amount of love you feel and the amount of this tart you eat. Just ask … Continue reading

National Pie Day!

There’s nothing better than a piece of pie. So why not have a day to celebrate it?!  Never mind that there is also a day to celebrate squirrels (National Squirrel Appreciation Day, January 21st.  Yep, just missed it…), and that … Continue reading

Christmas Sweets and Treats

Last night for dinner I had three cookies and a glass of red wine. Merry Christmas! I also swore to my neighbor this morning that on January 2nd I would start caring about my health again.  Until then, it is … Continue reading


Right after I posted my Christmas pep talk yesterday, I got up, poured myself a glass of fancy wine, and ate a gingersnap for dinner. Because it’s Christmas and I can do that. And then I immediately started writing this … Continue reading

Far Away Christmas Pep Talk

Let’s be real here. Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year.  It’s a time when people are merry and lights twinkle late into the night.  It’s a time to celebrate and get together with the ones you love. … Continue reading