Summer Heat and Cookbook

The summer is off to a crazy start! It was a bit cooler than usual during the lead up to the official first day of summer and then we were hit with a heat wave including terrible air quality here in New England. Of course we have been making the very best of it. We…

Christmas Mantel

I’m decorating for Christmas in sections and today I worked on the mantel. It may change again & eventually our stockings will be put on the mantel, but here it is as of today. * My apologies on the quality of the pictures.

Chocolate Tofu Pudding

My family & I enjoy this recipe for dessert  a lot! It’s so quick & simple to make & is a nice light dessert that is a little decadent too! Enjoy! Ingredients: 2 pkgs. of silken tofu 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 1/2 cup real maple syrup 1 TBSP vanilla extract chocolate mint or regular…

Tablescapes

Setting a table should be simple & comfortable, even when it’s an elegant table. Less is always more! I particularly love setting tables for the holidays, as well as in the summer, for intimate gatherings with family & friends. While writing my cookbook & having friends over for taste-testings, I’ve been enjoying setting the tables…