Vanilla Cupcakes with Meyer Lemon Curd Filling

In Recipes, Uncategorized On January 18, 2013 3 Comments

I found something I love more than a great vanilla cupcake. It’s a great vanilla cupcake with Meyer lemon curd filling. Wowza. This lemon curd is so good,… Read More »


Bruschetta with Fire Roasted Tomatoes & Preserved Lemon

In Recipes, Uncategorized On January 18, 2013 2 Comments

I know what you’re thinking… Bruschetta? In winter? But stick with me. It may not be the season of tomatoes and fresh basil,the traditional bruschetta building blocks, but… Read More »


Hummus with Preserved Lemons

In Recipes, Uncategorized On January 18, 2013 2 Comments

Operation “Use-Meyer-Lemons-in-Every-Possible-Thing” continues with this lemony take on hummus. Since the short Meyer lemon season inspired me to salt-preserve many jars of lemons, I’m always on the lookout… Read More »


Meyer Lemon Curd

In Recipes, Uncategorized On January 16, 2013 3 Comments

Ain’t nothin’ like a jar of homemade lemon curd. Seriously. Once you’ve had some yourself, you’ll never go back to the grocery store version because you’ll see it… Read More »


Homemade Food Gifts for the Holidays (or any time of year!)

In Uncategorized On December 19, 2012 0 Comments

I had the pleasure of spending another fun morning with the gang at Indy Style this week. And since it’s that time of year, we had holiday gifts… Read More »


You’re-Bacon-Me-Crazy Nut Mix

In Recipes On December 19, 2012 1 Comment

These nuts are so good. I mean cry-for-more good. They’re perfect for adding to a cheese board at your next cocktail party… sprinkling on some vanilla bean ice… Read More »


Homemade Fruit Leather

In Recipes On December 19, 2012 1 Comment

How about an experiment? An experiment so simple, you might think your eyes are deceiving you. If you buy fruit roll-ups at the store, take a break from… Read More »


Pimento Cheese

In Recipes, Uncategorized On December 19, 2012 1 Comment

I don’t know whether to chalk it up to nostalgia or what, but if I have people over to my house and pimento cheese is one of the… Read More »


Homemade Holiday Food Gifts… Coming Right Up!

In Uncategorized On December 18, 2012 0 Comments

Tuesday morning (December 18), I’ll share some ideas for easy and delicious holiday food gifts on Indy Style. Check back here Tuesday afternoon for recipes and step-by-step instructions… Read More »


Interested in food preservation? Put these ‘how-to’ books on your holiday wish list.

In Uncategorized On November 29, 2012 0 Comments

So many food preservation books, so little time to comb through them. Let me help. I started canning casually three years ago. Got more serious about it two… Read More »