Mother’s Day Mini Dutch Pancakes with Cherries & Almond Ricotta Mousse

Dutch Pancakes 35 (1)

I know it has been a long time since I have been here to share with you.  I never had any intention of letting so much time go by, but life has been busy.  Also I was having some major computer issues.  My wonderful 4-year-old MacBook, which I loved with all my heart had begun… 

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Homemade Ricotta Cheese


You all know that I am in the full throws of a blogging competition.  This last week I made it to challenge #3 and hosted a wonderful dinner party.  One of the appetizers was tiny pecan, pancetta and ricotta tartlets.  Here is the recipe for the homemade ricotta I used in the tartlets. I was… 

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Ricotta Gnocchi with Sausage and Roasted Red Pepper Pesto


Ricotta Gnocchi with Sausage and Roasted Red Pepper Pesto Have you ever woken up in the middle of the night trying to eat your pillow?  Bizarre question perhaps?  Not that I have, but there are times that I could have because I woke up so hungry.  If you have, your dreams have now come true. … 

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The Kitchn

I have discovered a new website/blog and I LOVE IT!  The Kitchn “inspiring cooks, nourishing homes” is their “slogan”.  It is fabulous! It is updated daily with new recipes that just entice you to do some experimenting in your kitchen.  They also have slide shows of different kitchen, “kitchen tours”, along with interesting items for your… 

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