Burbara -Middle Eastern Wheat Berry Porridge with dish-away

Wheat Berries porridge 2

The much awaited beginning of Spring has finally arrived but somehow Mother Nature got the order of events confused.  March is supposed to come in like a Lion and go out like a Lamb!  We'll evidently the Lion ate the Lamb, and decided to stick around a bit longer.  The calendar may say Spring, but the temperatures are definitely telling me it's … [Read more...]

Peanut Butter Granola – Chocolate, Chocolate and more

Peanut Butter Granola

What a week this has been! With school cancelled due to the devastation that Hurricane Sandy has brought to the area, it makes you realize just how little control we really have over anything.   But the human spirit is amazing,  we can face insurmountable odds, lose everything dear to us, and still find the strength to get back up on our feet and … [Read more...]

Dulce de Leche Quinoa Breakfast Cereal

dulce de leche red quinoa with fruit and nuts

Recently I received a request from my District Manager to help him with a project for a magazine article.  He knows I'm a food blogger and that I enjoy developing recipes and also that I do a pretty good job with images.   So before I asked him what he wanted me to make I said yes.   He's always been there for me, and actually got me the job at the … [Read more...]

The Collingswood Farmer’s Market is Open!

Jersey Fresh Asparagus

If I could pick a week of my life to sleep through without question it would have to be last week.  It's no secret that Mr. Murphy has been my constant companion this year, but last week he brought in relatives to help wreck havoc!  It wasn't bad enough that it was the busiest week of the year for me,  he had to throw in a few more zingers just for … [Read more...]

Roasted Duckling or "The Demise of Daffy"

duck

As the Story begins, Elmer Fudd is seen sitting despondent over a pile of Black feathers.......the door breaks down, in comes Brenda Lee Johnson and the major crimes division.... What they find seems so cut and dry, Elmer, a pile of feathers, a scatter of bones, and a shot gun in the corner.   All the evidence points at fowl play, and Elmer seems … [Read more...]

Today is Guest Post Friday with Mommie Cooks and my CSN $80 Giveaway!

Friday is my favorite day of the week!  This is the day I get to spotlight one of my favorite blogger's and friends! Today I would like to introduce to you  Julie from Mommie Cooks  she is one of the hardest working blogger's I know.  Not only does she tempt us with her wonderful creations , she wows us with her beautiful images.  Friends let me … [Read more...]