Archive | July, 2011

Italian Flank Steak with Roasted Tomatoes by

Italian Flank Steak with Roasted Tomatoes

Show off your bejeweled garden tomatoes with this Italian Flank Steak with Roasted Tomatoes. Our garden is a success this year! YAY! I’m so happy. Three years ago we dug up a chunk of grass in our small backyard and created our vegetable garden. Our first year wasn’t so successful. Only the turnips and carrots […]

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Grilled Balsamic Artichoke by

Irresistible Grilled Balsamic Artichokes

Sweet and tangy, these caramelized grilled balsamic artichokes make an elegant and simple appetizer. Is it just me or are food bloggers obsessed with desserts? I understand the appeal of something sweet, decadent and gooey to entice and attract readers. We’re only human. I’m guilty of it myself! But you don’t see people going ga-ga […]

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Strawberry-Rhubarb Creamsicles by

Strawberry-Rhubarb Creamsicles

Summer just got a whole lot more fun with these Strawberry-Rhubarb Creamsicles! Super easy to make, you don’t even need popsicle molds. It’s summer. It’s hot. It’s time to chill out. You know, chillax? Who wants to stay indoors and sit behind a computer screen all day? It’s time for sun, fun, pool parties and […]

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Yosemite Photo Album

I just returned from a week in Yosemite. My family and I camped in a tent, hiked the waterfalls, splashed in the ice-cold rivers and lakes of Yosemite. We partied with several other families, shared meals and had a great time. But, reality and home life is now upon us. And I have lots of […]

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Candy Shop Kit Kat Ice Cream Cake by

Candy Shop Kit Kat Ice Cream Cake

Whether for a birthday or a summer party, everyone will gaga over this Candy Shop Kit Kat Ice Cream Cake. Customize it with your favorite ice cream flavors! If you haven’t noticed, I’m not a baking blog. I do not have the time, patience or stamina to decorate a cake like some of those great […]

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