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Nectarine Pickles

In Breakfast, Condiments, Dessert, Feeling Snacky, Fruit, Holiday, Seen On TV, Sweet On 06/30/2011 2 Comments

Don’t be afraid! I didn’t actually make pickles and nectarines, although I think that sounds kind of good. What you are looking at is a jar of pickled… Read More »

Grilled Veal with Horned Melon Sauce

In Diet, Dinner, Fruit, Lunch, Savory On 06/28/2011 0 Comments

I was walking through the completely cleaned-up fruit aisle at Seasons grocery store on Central Avenue (in Long Island, New York) and I found this fruit that I… Read More »

Gruenkern Stew

In Dinner, Savory On 06/23/2011 3 Comments

Doesn’t this picture look so pretty?!? I never really thought “pretty” would be the correct description for Gruenkern Stew, but here it is! I mean, this is the… Read More »

Play-Dough Cookies

In Condiments, Dessert, Feeling Snacky, Sweet On 06/21/2011 0 Comments

Yeah…that’s how Zach feels about these cookies! I have always loved playing with my food, so making a cookie that I (I mean Zach) can actually play with… Read More »

Banana Blueberry Streusel Bread

In Bread, Breakfast, Dessert, Feeling Snacky, Fruit, Leftovers, Sweet On 06/18/2011 5 Comments

Every week, I buy new bananas for the house because I have two hungry children who love bananas. But sometimes they hang in the corner of my kitchen… Read More »

Water for Elephants

In Candy, Condiments, Dessert, Dinner, Savory, Sweet On 06/15/2011 6 Comments

Big top. Circus. Monkeys. Horses. One very old man. And one very large elephant…or bull, depending on how you want to describe wonderful Rosie. Don’t worry, I won’t… Read More »

Zwetschgenkuchen (Plum Cake)

In Breakfast, Dessert, Feeling Snacky, Fruit, Sweet On 06/09/2011 3 Comments

So what is Zwetschgenkuchen? And how do you pronounce it? I never say it right, but I guess you would say tsvetch-gen-kuchen. If you really can’t say it,… Read More »

Casserole Chiles Rellenos

In Dinner, Holiday, Lunch, Savory, Seen On TV On 06/06/2011 0 Comments

Happy Shavuos to everyone. It’s the Jewish holiday of dairy!!! Or at least that’s how I look at it. Shavuos is really a Jewish holiday commemorating the anniversary… Read More »

Happy Wow Wow Birthday!

In Candy, Dessert, Feeling Snacky, Holiday, Sweet On 06/01/2011 3 Comments

I just wanted to wish my son, Zachary, a happy third birthday on Saturday, June 4th. He is the size of a 4-year-old but reminds me daily that… Read More »

German-Style Pickled Eggs

In Breakfast, Condiments, Dinner, Feeling Snacky, Hors D'oeuvres, Savory On 05/30/2011 1 Comment

I never really thought I would be pickling anything, let alone eggs! But along came an intriguing German-style recipe for pickled eggs from allrecipes.com (one of my favorite recipe… Read More »