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Eco-Friendly Father’s Day Gifts: Part 1

Eco-Friendly Father’s Day Gifts: Part 1

| June 10, 2008 | 0 Comments

It’s almost that time. Father’s Day is less than a week away. Scrambling for a gift yet? Well, stop-scrambling and get buying! There are a lot of great options out there for the eco-friendly dad. Over the next three days, I will tell you about some of the coolest, Earth-conscious gifts you can find. Today, […]

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Homemade Gifts: Chocolate Chip Biscotti

Homemade Gifts: Chocolate Chip Biscotti

| December 19, 2007 | 1 Comment

I spent Tuesday morning doing something I despise. Ironing. A sheet. It seems that despite the expensive price of this sheet set, the manufacturer couldn’t quite make something that would come out of the dryer without deeply embedded wrinkle lines. Ugh. So, section by section, I ironed, starched and ironed again until it was all […]

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Homemade Gifts: No Knead Cheddar Beer Bread

Homemade Gifts: No Knead Cheddar Beer Bread

| December 17, 2007 | 1 Comment

After giving birth to my daughter last month, I was in the hospital for several days. Thank goodness for magazines because I would have been bored out of my head – I only had a temperamental television and a newborn to keep me company over the long days (and sleepless nights). And yes, she is […]

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Homemade Gifts: Peppermint Bark

Homemade Gifts: Peppermint Bark

| December 10, 2007 | 1 Comment

At Christmas time, I cook a lot. There are treat baskets for friends and family, cookies for Santa, desserts for holiday meals . . . and though it’s a lot, I have to confess that I love every minute of it. Cooking is a passion for me, pure and simple. In a week or so, […]

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Holiday Gift Guide: Finding Healthy Gifts for Health Savvy People

Holiday Gift Guide: Finding Healthy Gifts for Health Savvy People

| December 1, 2007 | 0 Comments

It’s that time of year again: time for seeking out presents for our loved ones. I love shopping for the people I love and getting things I know they will enjoy. Last year, I highlighted my favorite cookbooks in anticipation of the holidays. This year, I want to tell you about some of my favorite […]

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Great Gifts for Budding Chefs

Great Gifts for Budding Chefs

| November 15, 2007 | 0 Comments

It’s that time of year again: time for seeking out presents for our loved ones. I love shopping for the people I love and getting things I know they will enjoy. Last year, I highlighted my favorite cookbooks in anticipation of the holidays. This year, I want to tell you about some of my favorite […]

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Chocolate Dipped Pretzel Rods

Chocolate Dipped Pretzel Rods

| December 28, 2006 | 2 Comments

Mmm, chocolate dipped pretzels. These could quite possibly be the easiest things I have ever, ever made. Seriously. And of all the treats I made to give away this season, they got the biggest wow. Go figure. How did I do it? It all started with a bag of pretzel rods (be sure your bag […]

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