Posts Tagged: gifts

How Do You Smell Love? Salmon-Sweet Potato Dog Treats

Always read the fine print, especially your wedding vows. Apparently the baked good clause, biking to work involves baked good compensation not to exceed 1 cake, pie or batch of cookies per 5 day unit, can also be extended to

How Do You Smell Love? Salmon-Sweet Potato Dog Treats

Always read the fine print, especially your wedding vows. Apparently the baked good clause, biking to work involves baked good compensation not to exceed 1 cake, pie or batch of cookies per 5 day unit, can also be extended to

Nothing Says, “I Love You,” Like Bourbon-ed Cherry Tomato BBQ Sauce

Salutations blogosphere, did you miss me? It’s been a long, eventful summer. Lots of familial excitement (the good, the bad, and the bizarre), creative redirection in the form of some short stories that have somehow become rampant novellas, and cardio

Nothing Says, “I Love You,” Like Bourbon-ed Cherry Tomato BBQ Sauce

Salutations blogosphere, did you miss me? It’s been a long, eventful summer. Lots of familial excitement (the good, the bad, and the bizarre), creative redirection in the form of some short stories that have somehow become rampant novellas, and cardio

Habanero-Meyer Lemon Infused Olive Oil

No matter how well intentioned, the gifts we give are often a little window into our hearts and that’s not necessarily a bad thing. While we all try to put ourselves in the recipient’s Jimmy Choo’s, a little bit of

Habanero-Meyer Lemon Infused Olive Oil

No matter how well intentioned, the gifts we give are often a little window into our hearts and that’s not necessarily a bad thing. While we all try to put ourselves in the recipient’s Jimmy Choo’s, a little bit of

Tangy Meyer Lemon Shortbread Bars

Apparently medicine and academic research are itinerant fields peopled by migrant workers. You see, much as migrating birds fill the spring skies on their way back home from warmer climes, scientists and ivory towers physicians fill coach class with laptops

Tangy Meyer Lemon Shortbread Bars

Apparently medicine and academic research are itinerant fields peopled by migrant workers. You see, much as migrating birds fill the spring skies on their way back home from warmer climes, scientists and ivory towers physicians fill coach class with laptops

Tangy Meyer Lemon Curd (Or How To Turn Your Neighbors Into Beta-Testers)

I’ve always loved lemon curd but have found that most versions are too sweet for my tastes and no, I don’t enjoy sucking on lemons, I just prefer my lemon curd to have a mouthwatering tang with its sweetness. So

Tangy Meyer Lemon Curd (Or How To Turn Your Neighbors Into Beta-Testers)

I’ve always loved lemon curd but have found that most versions are too sweet for my tastes and no, I don’t enjoy sucking on lemons, I just prefer my lemon curd to have a mouthwatering tang with its sweetness. So

Briny, Zesty Preserved Meyer Lemons

Is it me or are preserved lemons the skinny jeans of the culinary scene? They may not be for everyone, but for those with a tangy, salty, slightly astringent zest for food, they’re the perfect fit. While traditionally these are

Briny, Zesty Preserved Meyer Lemons

Is it me or are preserved lemons the skinny jeans of the culinary scene? They may not be for everyone, but for those with a tangy, salty, slightly astringent zest for food, they’re the perfect fit. While traditionally these are

When UPS Gives You 9 LB Of Grapefruit Make Grapefruit Liqueur

Despite the failed apocalypse or perhaps because of it, we received a lot of perishable and non-perishable gifts this season. The cured meats and nuts will likely find a home in our groaning pantry, even the cheese in tube form

When UPS Gives You 9 LB Of Grapefruit Make Grapefruit Liqueur

Despite the failed apocalypse or perhaps because of it, we received a lot of perishable and non-perishable gifts this season. The cured meats and nuts will likely find a home in our groaning pantry, even the cheese in tube form

Fudgey Chocolate Peppermint Cookies With Candy Cane Sprinkles

As you get older, despite having a bigger budget, it seems that it’s harder to find something to give people. In this modern life of interwebs convenience where salt from Tibet can be conveniently shipped across oceans and dropped off

Fudgey Chocolate Peppermint Cookies With Candy Cane Sprinkles

As you get older, despite having a bigger budget, it seems that it’s harder to find something to give people. In this modern life of interwebs convenience where salt from Tibet can be conveniently shipped across oceans and dropped off

Low(er)-Calorie, Full-Flavor Pumpkin-Oatmeal Treats For Fat Big-Haired Dogs

So, apparently a certain someone likes his peanut butter treats a little too much. Fatty Our fuzzy, big-haired dog is a little on the husky (Since princess here doesn’t even carry his own water on hikes, I’m not referring to

Low(er)-Calorie, Full-Flavor Pumpkin-Oatmeal Treats For Fat Big-Haired Dogs

So, apparently a certain someone likes his peanut butter treats a little too much. Fatty Our fuzzy, big-haired dog is a little on the husky (Since princess here doesn’t even carry his own water on hikes, I’m not referring to

Smoky Single Malt Whiskey Brownies

Back when I was a teenager, my household duties included the usual: shoveling snow, lawn-mowing, stuffing things under my bed tidying my room, walking the dog, and making dessert for Sunday dinner. This was somewhat problematic as my Mom may

Smoky Single Malt Whiskey Brownies

Back when I was a teenager, my household duties included the usual: shoveling snow, lawn-mowing, stuffing things under my bed tidying my room, walking the dog, and making dessert for Sunday dinner. This was somewhat problematic as my Mom may