MY GRANDMOTHER’S PUMPKIN PIE

2018-11-16T23:18:52+00:00

I spent my early years living with my Grandparents on a ranch in Colorado. We really were poor mountain people but I really didn't know that (no internet to remind me!). I credit my Grandma

MY GRANDMOTHER’S PUMPKIN PIE2018-11-16T23:18:52+00:00

LABOR DAY/END OF SUMMER GATHERING

2018-08-06T03:55:08+00:00

Labor Day for many of us announces the end of summer. Though the Autumnal equinox (equal day and night hours) doesn’t happen until September 22nd this year when we begin to get the first inklings

LABOR DAY/END OF SUMMER GATHERING2018-08-06T03:55:08+00:00

Summer Kick-Off 2018

2018-06-01T22:34:03+00:00

Dear Friends: I think of you as we embark on the Summer of 2018. May it be a time of relaxation and renewal ... reconnecting with those you hold dear. And, of course, wonderful wines

Summer Kick-Off 20182018-06-01T22:34:03+00:00

BREAST OF CHICKEN WITH CAPERS AND OLIVES

2018-04-10T23:11:55+00:00

We all look for simple recipes that we can come back to regularly. This is one of my "go to" recipes. Don't skimp on the anchovies! Adds lots of wonderful Umami and even those who

BREAST OF CHICKEN WITH CAPERS AND OLIVES2018-04-10T23:11:55+00:00

Recipe: POSOLE ROJO WITH CHICKEN

2018-04-10T23:11:55+00:00

POSOLE ROJO WITH CHICKEN Serves 8 - 10 One of the classic comfort foods of Mexico which uses Mexican corn or hominy what is also ground to make masa dough for tamales and tortillas. Cooking

Recipe: POSOLE ROJO WITH CHICKEN2018-04-10T23:11:55+00:00

SOUPE AU PISTOU (VEGETABLE SOUP WITH PESTO)

2018-04-10T23:11:55+00:00

Serves 8 to 10 Here’s my version of that wonderful soup from Provence in France. There are all kinds of variations on this but usually it includes both dried and fresh beans, tiny pasta, root

SOUPE AU PISTOU (VEGETABLE SOUP WITH PESTO)2018-04-10T23:11:55+00:00

GIFTS FROM YOUR KITCHEN 2017

2018-04-10T23:11:55+00:00

Gifts that you make always seem to be more personal. Here are some easy, simple favorites that are great for the holidays. LEMON CURD Makes about 3 cups This is a classic filling for tarts,

GIFTS FROM YOUR KITCHEN 20172018-04-10T23:11:55+00:00