Bacon, Asparagus & Cheddar Quiche

  I’m so thrilled about today’s post.  I’m visiting over at my friend Maureen’s–you all must know her, the author of Orgasmic Chef.  It’s impossible to visit Maureen without walking away smiling.  She has a way of making you feel at home when you visit her and her sense of humor coupled with her mouth-watering […]

Fresh Strawberry (Mini) Pies

  My usually-lonely cup of tea has company this morning.  I’m having strawberries for breakfast–they’re plump and bursting with the freshness of spring.  This is a better start to the morning than I normally have (I rarely eat breakfast) and I can almost feel an extra skip in my step.     My raspberry jam-glazed […]

Apple-Banana Tart

The title of this post should read Rustic Apple-Banana Tart.  The first word is my catchall term for all my less-than-photogenic baked goods.  My favorite sweet pastry crust never fails me; in fact, most of the time the recipe is not to blame. It’s this baker.  How could I go from marveling at my perfectly […]