Dana’s Raspberry Lemon Pie

There are a lot of really good bakers in my life but none of them compare to my sister in law Dana. She made this really refreshing dessert that took 10 minutes to prepare and was ready to eat in about 2-3 hours. It travels well and is so easy – If you can stir, you’re good to go. It’s also…

Smores Dip

S’mores – Now With Less Camping!

You’re welcome and I’m sorry. This is addictive and a super-convenient way to easily eat the equivalent of 7 or 8 S’mores in one sitting when you’d normally have 1 or 2. Don’t want to sleep in a tent? Not interested in being eaten by a bear? Prefer forks instead of eating off of a dirty stick…

Arroz Con Pollo

This is so authentic no one will ever guess you got the recipe from a muchachita blanca!

Crab Stew Savannah

We discovered Tondee’s Tavern in Savannah during our Thankgiving 2013 vacation.  It was damp and cold as we walked from our hotel across West Bay St to Tondee’s and we knew there was a bowl of soul-warming soup in our immediate future. Tondees had a miraculous dish on the menu called Savannah Blue Crab Stew that we’ve…

Ginger Oh Snap! Cookies

These are so tasty and since ginger is a great anti-inflammatory eating 5 in a row is obviously good for me.  I am soooo not inflamed right now.

Blueberry Lemon Iced Tea

I often make this for guests who then request it every time they come over, which is a very flattering pain in the ass. So before you serve this to other people make sure you’re ok with making it. I start out with a small amount of sugar and then add to taste because I don’t…