Maple Roasted Carrots

It’s no surprise here that we enjoy carrots! Not only are they incredibly nutritious, but carrots are also a very versatile staple of cooking. One of my favorite way to prepare them is roasted carrots in molasses and maple syrup. Slowly roasted to perfection, this maple roasted carrot recipe is Read more…

Red Reaper Cupcakes

Red Velvet becomes re-animated this Halloween. These incredibly soft ruby red cupcakes will make your mouth have a rush with Reaper itself with its sweet fiery center. Whipped cream cheese icing provides a classic homage to the traditional style, while keeping it light and capable to cut any lingering heat. Read more…

A Carrot A Day

The carrot has become a bit of an underdog these days. Overlooked as merely a part of mirepoix, or reduced to stubby baby carrots for dips, this vegetable is actually worth its weight in gold! From their high levels of vitamin A and antioxidants such as carotenoids, you will want Read more…

Gluten-Free Living

Never thought I’d grow up to be one of those “is there gluten in this?” kind of person, but here I am. Like most Americans, I grew up eating SAD. Standard American Diet consisted of the mighty food pyramid, claiming our need for half our calories in grains, three servings Read more…

Lavender:Benefits

Oh lovely lavender! With spring just around the corner. What better way to lull oneself to sleep than with the distinct scent of lavender? Heavenly herbaceous, balsamic with woody undertones. The benefits of lavender have been known and cherished for thousands of years. Best known for it’s relaxing aroma, lavender Read more…