Tag: recipe

Rich is Relative

So is difficulty, for that matter. Crepes are something usually reserved for special occasions, Sunday brunch, or times you want to impress. To the uninitiated, they seem terribly complex when, if anything, they’re a little tedious but not at all difficult. Want to make it even easier on yourself? Buy the crepes pre-made and just […]

Cosmic Cocktails | Virgo | Downtime

Virgos are the worker-bees of the zodiac, they have a need to be constantly busy, constantly doing, and often doing things for others. They are well-suited to the task-master positions of a Personal Assistant (the power behind the power, so to speak) and their perfectionist tendencies make them great managers, though they do have to […]

Epicurious- Food Phone App

  The next latest and greatest phone application I am going to review is called Epicurious. This app has been a huge success so far and it really does have a lot to offer. Basically this app is a huge recipe book on the go. It houses thousands of recipes from different areas and types […]


Since I recently turned 21, I have been trying a lot of different drinks to see what my favorites are. I have tried beers, mixed drinks, martinis, margaritas, long island ice teas and various liquors. So far, I have just looked on a drink menu at the restaurant and picked out something that looked good, […]

DC Cupcakes

DC Cupcakes one of my favorite shows on TLC. This show started when 2 sisters decided to quit their corporate jobs and start a cupcake shop in Washington DC to follow their dreams. Not only do they sell their cupcakes at their store in Georgestown, but they also make large cupcake displays and fun cupcake […]

Turkey Meatballs

I love pasta with meatballs but hamburger can be fattening even if you purchase the lean meat. Instead of using hamburger to make the meatballs, I use a recipe my mom and I have been making for years. This recipe is like a traditional meat ball, but uses ground turkey to make it healthier. Once […]

Roasted Potato Fries Recipe

Here is a very simple recipe that I enjoy making. This recipe is easy to prepare and you can use ingredients you probably already have around your house. The recipe is for Roasted Potato Fries. All you need to make this is potatoes, olive oil and spices. Besides this being very delicious and a lot […]

Make Your Own Cookbook?

Do you love to cook and have a lot of great ideas? I know my mom has been making my “Favorite” recipes for years and I have them written down, but not all in one spot. I have multiple cookbooks with the best of the best recipes, but it takes up a lot of space. […]

Vegetarian: Winter squash and Root Vegetable Gratin

Who doesn’t love the humble potato? Ok, so maybe during that whole low-carb craze I may have shied away from baked potatoes for a little while, but it sure didn’t take long for me to be wooed by a yummy potato salad or some rich scalloped potatoes.  Especially in the cold New York winter, potatoes […]

Pumpkin Pie Cake Recipe

Image via Wikipedia We are going to my brother’s for Thanksgiving.  He and his wife, Ellyn, live in Avon Lake, Ohio — a four hour drive from Dayton,  and I’ve been asked to bring dessert.  I was going to make a homemade pie, but fate would have it that I was introduced to this Pumpkin […]