Chicken | Pasta

Chicken Parmesan

There has been talk of people turning to comfort food in the midst of our economic crisis here in the US. Last Sunday when my friend, who had a crazy week, wanted to come hang out,  I thought Italian comfort food…Chicken Parmesan. I had seen Mario Batali’s recipe on a recent magazine cover. The recipe…

Cookies-Bars | Dessert

Bleak House Bars

I love a good mystery and imagine my excitement to find a series of murder mysteries featuring a caterer. Authored by Diane Mott Davidson, the series features Goldy Schultz and each novel is full of recipes from the novel. They are dangerous to read while hungry. On the way to Vegas two weeks ago I…

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Martha Blogs

Recently Martha Stewart aired a show on blogging and included several food bloggers including Matt of Matt Bites. She also created a contest asking people to leave their blog name and site and link back to her blog entry. She will select several blogs to feature on her own blog, The Martha Blog. I  have…

Soup

Roasted Red Pepper Soup

This week we were teased by cool fall weather here in Southern California. Teased in between 90 degree days. Fall is my favorite time of year. I might have mentioned that I was a picky eater growing up. Soups were not on my menu. Boy, did I miss out. Cooking has opened up the door…