Recipes

Sweet and Nutty Grilled Cheese

Sweet and Nutty Grilled Cheese

  I cannot begin to explain my admiration for a good sandwich, especially the melted variety. Grilled cheeses have been a staple of my childhood, and ever since I have sought out gourmet varieties that embody both my love for the classic sandwich and need […]

Spiced Bundt Cakes with Bourbon, Dark Chocolate, and Ganache

Spiced Bundt Cakes with Bourbon, Dark Chocolate, and Ganache

I’m still enthralled with my newest cookbook purchase, Mast Brothers Chocolate: A Family Cookbook. My latest favorite comes from their recipe for a “Dark and Stormy Chocolate Cake.” This original recipe is inspired by the classic, sailor-favorite cocktail of dark rum and ginger beer and […]

Dark Chocolate Blueberry Pie

Dark Chocolate Blueberry Pie

I get so excited for summertime. Fresh berries, sunny beaches, and afternoon rains make the season something to celebrate. Fresh blueberries are a favorite of mine, and I especially love picking them at local farms. This chocolate blueberry pie is the first  recipe I’ve tried […]

Rustic Chicken and Vegetable Soup

Rustic Chicken and Vegetable Soup

Allergy season in Florida has been exceptionally rough this year due to the unexpected dry spell. This weekend I noticed myself starting to get sick, and I knew I had to nip this thing right in the bud and give my body the immune boost […]