Tomato Peach and Feta Salad

This is the salad to serve and eat this weekend, while you are not arguing about the election; not bemoaning how fast the season sped by;...more

Our SGSs: Kitchen Sinks We Love

We refer to our sinks as the “Sexy-gorgeous sinks”, or SGS’s. Just look at them. The two custom-designed Elkay […] Click on the title above to keep reading.. ....more

Choosing Countertops

As much as I love Carrara marble, and I am all about the patina of age and use, a...more

Just the (Kitchen) FACs, Ma’am: Floors, Appliances and Cabinets

Choosing our Kitchen Floors The builder thought I was crazy. Friends thought I was crazy. My husband, who believes […] Click on the title above to keep reading.. ....more

Giving Birth to Our Dream Kitchen, and: Surviving Kitchen Renovation

We started our kitchen renovation the day we moved in. Within weeks, the builder was an major...more

Turmeric-Zucchini Quick Refrigerator Pickles

Quick refrigerator pickles are summer’s perfect snack food. Nibble on...more

The Catastrophy and Power of the Blue Eye Stick

Nineteen eighty seven was a year filled with tragedy. My 16 year-old stepson had a terrible accident which resulted in […] Click on the title above to keep reading.. ....more

Knock-Your-Socks-Off Roast Potato Salad

Having friends over for a cook-out? Roast the potatoes ahead, make the dressing ahead (and make extra for salads […] Click on the title above to keep reading.. ....more

Big Bad Dad Cherry Poppin’ Ribs

If your Daddy is the Baddest (aka the goodest), and he likes things just a little sweet and a […] Click on the title above to keep reading.. ....more

Making the Best of It: Buddha Bowl

We’ve been cooking together for a long time now– over 19 years, I think. But he’s still the new […] Click on the title above to keep reading.. ....more
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