Strawberry Almond Salad with Strawberry Balsamic Viaigrette

April’s over after today, and that means National Grilled Cheese Month ends as well.  Even though I love a good grilled cheese sandwich, I didn’t make anything special to celebrate.  I tend to keep my grilled cheese simple, maybe adding in some ham or bacon on occasion when I want to really get wild.  So… More Strawberry Almond Salad with Strawberry Balsamic Viaigrette

Academy Award

The 85th Academy Awards air tonight from the Dolby Theater in Hollywood and before I settle in to catch all of the red carpet action, I want to share a round-up of the film-inspired recipes I’ve shared over the previous twelve days.  It wouldn’t be a round-up without some Oscar trivia: Nine-year-old Quvenzhane Wallis (Beasts… More Academy Award

Crepes with Sweet Cream Cheese Filling & Strawberry Banana Topping

As we count down to this year’s Academy Awards ceremony, the second film is 2001’s I Am Sam.  I Am Sam‘s Sean Penn was nominated for Best Actor in a Leading Role for this film, but lost to Denzel Washington.  In the film, Sam Dawson (Penn) is a single father to seven-year-old Lucy (Dakota Fanning).… More Crepes with Sweet Cream Cheese Filling & Strawberry Banana Topping

Biscuit Power

I hope everyone had a safe and happy Memorial Day.  I spent the day with Lane and his kids at a local amusement park and it was a great day.  Today, we have another holiday to celebrate.  It might not be on your calendars, but it deserves some attention just the same.  Today is National… More Biscuit Power