Your Perfect Holiday Menu + Reasons to Shop Small

In honor of this month’s Small Business Saturday and my love of everything specialty, I’ll be at one of my favorite Ft. Lauderdale shops from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on December 12th, signing copies of Canvas & Cuisine! ...

Apple Butter Time!

Apple butter is meant for warm biscuits, banana bread, or as a condiment alongside roasted pork. It’s also awesome on my apple butter cake...

Make Your Own Fresh Ricotta. It’s So Easy!

Whole milk, buttermilk and salt. That’s all you need to make a whole lotta ricotta. Whether you add savory herbs or use it in a dessert recipe, it’s all good!...

Scrumptious Possibilities = Peach Empanadas

Yes, it’s a bit of work to make these cute little hand pies… but it ain’t rocket science and the results are well worth the effort. So, don’t let those peaches go to waste… fry a little pie instead!...