Monthly Archives: July 2012

Simple summer moments and peanut butter cookies

The sun is out. There is a breeze. I am sitting on my front porch watching people walk by with their dogs and play with their kids. My Mila is sleeping with her 7 legged spider named Harry under her chin … Continue reading

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For my man… twix bars made at home

Every year, to celebrate my husband’s birthday we have a party in our back yard. It is our summer thing. Every year, I sort of work to make this party my gift to him. I cook, bake, chop, chill, marinate, clean, decorate and … Continue reading

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Chocolate Coffee Squares for Man Night

Man Night: hot coals for grill, chicken wings for sustenance, beers for drink, backgammon for blood, campfire for spirit and sweets for support. I fully back the man-evening. I love that my husband has great friends with whom he loves to cook, … Continue reading

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Hazelnut Sugar Cookie Heroes Swoop in to Save the Day

It didn’t start out as a hangover-cure-cookie, it just worked out that way. To understand how it came to be said cure, here are the pieces of Friday night: a birthday party… a cookie gift… a campfire… a bottle of wine, … Continue reading

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