Family time, Photos, Random Thoughts

Three Words For The New Year

PERSPECTIVE - A wise friend used to say, "Always mind the events of the world. Be informed, but never take your mind off the sweet spot. This, in the end, is your saving grace." Find the sweet spot. Take this decadent New Year's Eve Appetizer, for example. The naked eye was rather assaulted by the unattractive odds… Continue reading Three Words For The New Year

Food Facts & Lore

A Brief History Of Appetizers… Or Is That Hors D’oeuvre?

The dishes we serve prior to the main course are designed to whet the appetite and set the tone for the meal. They occupy the mind and belly while dining guests wait for the centerpiece that will satisfy their hunger to the fullest. You might be familiar for the French name for appetizers: Hors d’oeuvre.… Continue reading A Brief History Of Appetizers… Or Is That Hors D’oeuvre?

Bread, Easy Recipes

Easy Summer Recipes – Baguette Pizza Bites

This recipe is a summer favorite that lends itself perfectly to impromptu gatherings. It lets you add variety to your table without costing much at all. Even among friends, you want your table to have that extra touch for a special gathering. This has nothing to do with showing off your hosting skills, and everything… Continue reading Easy Summer Recipes – Baguette Pizza Bites