Mini Enchilada Bowls

We recently returned from a trip to the west coast, Santa Monica, California to be exact, where my husband was brought for work, and we were fortunate enough to tag along.  When one thinks of California, they may think of sandy beaches, golden sunshine and warmer temperatures. So you can imagine how we felt when…

Apple Crisp

“It’s as American as apple pie!” Although I cannot say the same for us;  us being my husband, my daughter and I. Little James, however, was born right here in New York City, a fact that permits him a certain freedom that the rest of us fought so ferociously to obtain. As I rode the…

Mom’s Carrot Cake

Let me just start by exhaling: ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh! It’s so good to be back, back in the kitchen and cooking, writing, taking photos, filming and editing.  I missed it oh so much.  It’s good to be home in New York and good to be back to my “normal” life, as normal as my life could get….