Edgeware Ceramic Edge Gourmet Knife Sharpener Giveaway Winner

  Thank you so much to everyone who participated in this giveaway.   Using a random number generator, the winner of the Edgeware Ceramic Edge Gourmet Knife/Scissors Sharpener is number 52, Lana! Lana, I will be contacting you for details on how to claim your prize! Thanks again to Edgeware for this wonderful giveaway!   […]

Peanut Butter Nutella Cookies (and a Le Creuset Contest)

  I had a mad craving for peanut butter and Nutella this weekend.  Hoping to satisfy it with a quick fix, I dipped a spoon into a jar of peanut butter, then followed suit with the Nutella jar.  It tasted great, of course, but I wanted something more.  I wanted them together in a baked […]

And the Winner Is….

…Ashlie from The Delshad Duo! It was so much fun reading what was on everyone’s wishlist.  There were some items that I already own like the immersion blender and the cast iron skillet that I highly recommend for everyone’s kitchen.  Still, your comments reminded me of some other things I need–or is it want—like a […]

Key Lime Blueberry Ginger Tart (and a Giveaway!)

  Whew! The name is a mouthful but it belies how truly easy this tart was to make.  I spent the early part of the last weekend preparing for a much-anticipated dinner with a couple of blogger friends you might know (more on this in upcoming post) and by Sunday morning, I realized that I […]

And We Have A Winner!

Thank you so much for your participation in my first giveaway.  I received more comments than I expected to get and I’m so grateful.  I also appreciated everyone’s suggestions–it’s safe to say that the requests for savory and sweet dishes were pretty evenly distributed.  I will happily oblige and post both as I come across […]

Pumpkin Bars with Cranberry Crumb Topping and My First Giveaway!

Guess what?  The generous folks at CSN Stores think that you, my readers, deserve a gift and I wholeheartedly agree.  They’re giving away one $50 gift certificate which you’ll be able to spend any way your heart desires.  With over 200 stores to choose from, your gift certificate will be easily spent.  How about a […]