Update for JK Chocolate

Our friends at JK Chocolate have added some new flavors to their fabulous line of tiny treats.  The Texas Heat are perfect to put out with the appetizers at a dinner party.  The midnight chocolate are great for just a bite of dark chocolate.  Have a great Monday. Six spice Gingersnap

A Hearty Lunch

Good Monday Morning.  I hope your weekend was lovely.. It was in the 70’s here in Dallas.  A favorite lunch of mine is Crunchy Peanut Butter on German Dark Wheat Bread and today it is with Pear Butter.

The pears are so good this time of year and pear butter is sweet from the pears and just a little sugar. [...]

January 13th, 2014|Featured, Food|0 Comments|

Monday Morsels

Well as  the new years begins with lots of healthy choices, I want to recommend this popcorn from our friend, Lauren.  She is so talented, and her popcorn is very tasty.  I spent many afternoons as a child eating a big bowl of buttered popcorn and reading.  Today, we can enjoy having this healthier choice of popcorn.

January 6th, 2014|Featured, Food|0 Comments|

Zing Zang

Zing Zang is a delicious mixer for Bloody Mary’s. Nothing needs adding, as in so many mixers. Perhaps a squeeze of lime or a dash of tabasco, but that is all. It is refreshing over the holidays, or for that special brunch. It is low in sugar, very low in fat. It has become one of our new favorites. [...]

December 30th, 2013|Featured, Food|0 Comments|

Anadama Bread

Anadama Bread is a great hearty bread made with molasses.  It has a nice crust and we like it with chili on a cold day.  It also makes great toast for breakfast.  I havent made it in a long time until this week, but as I made it I remember how much I enjoyed the old fashioned bread making [...]

December 23rd, 2013|Featured, Food|0 Comments|

Swirled Meringues

Good Monday Morning. Here is a recipe that is fun to make and good to take to a party.  The best time to make these is on a dry day.  The less humidity the better.  The filling is an adaptation from a cake that I had as a child called Black Forest Cake.  These are smaller treats that are [...]

December 16th, 2013|Featured, Food|0 Comments|

Gluten Free Cranberry Orange Muffins

Photography by Courtney Teesdale

Mondays it is fun for me to bake muffins for breakfast for the week.. Cranberries are so nutritious and I love them this time of year.  The Cup4Cup flour is available at Williams Sonoma or Amazon.com … These are easy to make.

If you have a [...]

December 9th, 2013|Featured, Food|0 Comments|

Almond Cake from Albuferia, Portugal

This cake was origanlly published in Bon Apetit in 1977.  I really dont usually like cake but this one is very thin, and the topping is just the best.  I made mine with Cup4Cup gluten free flour.  Enjoy.


Women for Women International launches its first ever recipe book. 100% of the publisher’s profits will go to Women for Women International and help women in war-torn countries rebuild their lives.

You can buy Share online through Amazon, Barnes and Noble, or in your local book store.  While we all probably have many cookbooks, if you are [...]

November 14th, 2013|Food|0 Comments|

No. 1 Highland Park Texas

A quiet place to meet for coffee, and very healthy lunch.  Their kale chips are fantastic. Many of their items are gluten free.


November 4th, 2013|Food|0 Comments|