An Ascension Picnic

The commemoration of Jesus ascension into heaven is today. There is a tradition in some areas to have a picnic. Here in Virginia the weather is warm and is a perfect day for a...


Allys Kitchen and her Cookbook

Not sure if I mentioned it but I am a part of a Facebook group called the Bohos. It is a very fun and friendly group run by my friend Alice Phillips. We all...


Chocolate Walnut Pie

Pull out all the stops with this ultra rich dessert.  It is the classic combo of chocolate and walnuts baked together in a unforgettably delicious pie.


Watermelon Lemonade

This different yet refreshing Lemonade is perfect for your next shindig. It is perfect served as is or you can add a bit of kick to it by adding a splash of vodka.


Labneh with Pears and Honey

Sweet and healthy this dish is fabulous by combining creamy Labneh cheese, crisp pears then drizzled with sweet honey. It is a delectable way to start the day.


Oatmeal Raspberry Breakfast Bars

Make and share these delectable and easy Oatmeal Raspberry Breakfast Bars. Perfect for #Brunchweek.


Rainbow Chard and Cheddar Frittata

Frittata is a fancy pants word for an egg omelette. Having a good Frittata recipe in your repertoire is very useful.


Carrot Salad

This salad features crunchy fresh carrots blended with a homemade lemon mustard dressing, to make this without a doubt the easiest and tastiest dish to prepare.


Mexican White Dip

That white sauce, you know the kind, it is the third wheel that comes with your salsa at your favorite Mexican restaurant, that sweet and garlicky sauce now can be made at home. 


Mini Chocolate Chip Muffins

These mini chocolate chip muffins are tender, moist  and easy to make. Your whole family will love them.