Ideas for Easter Supper

With our Easter Supper (for 12 adults & 10 children) fast approaching, I'm on a mission to find some new recipes as well as bring out old favorites. For the past 20-odd years, I've collected an abundance of cookbooks and food magazines but still love perusing various websites for fresh ideas and beautiful images. Here…

Hungry for Change

Perhaps a bit dramatic for effect but same message - be smart about your food choices. Learn more about Hungry for Change.

Game of Thrones Cartography

If you need to re-acquaint yourself with the North before Sunday's premiere, Wired has just the perfect guide. And, the countdown continues. { Image by Jeffrey L. Ward for Bantam }

Happy Friday

Forecast says "cold and wet" this weekend so bundle up, grab a handsome glass, and make yourself a cocktail. May I suggest a few favorites like Paris Manhattan, Cooper Union, and The Libertine. And yes, funny you should ask, I do indeed tend to favor cocktails with a bit of elderflower. Have a good weekend!…

Happy Friday

It's been windy and rainy in my neck of the woods; weather like this always reminds me of good comfort food, like mac & cheese. Here's a slightly different take that's bite-size and savory, but don't be fooled by its cuteness. It packs a power of flavor when you use good prosciutto and cheese (I…

Ten Most Wanted

In honor of today's birthdate of FBI's Ten Most Wanted list, I've put together a short list of my own (though for fashion not fugitives!). With the beginning of spring just around the corner (March 20), I used Pantone's color report as my guide to some pretty things for the season. Small zip pouch by Tracey Tanner | Japanese twill…