Cherry balsamic rum shrub
Cherry Rum Shrub

Summer's here and so is the heat. What better way to cool off than with a nice shrub?

Sweet Hots!
Emeril's Sweet Hot Pickles

The cucumbers are in! Yes, it's that time again; picklin' time. Our cucumber plants are just blowing up.

Beer mustard ingredients
Beer Mustard

Can one have too many mustards? I think not. This was simple, tasty recipe that I found somewhere on the interwebs, but I can't recall where.

Ciabatta loaf

I love a good ciabatta, be it roll or loaf. A roast beef sandwich on a ciabatta elevates a pedestrian sandwich to a culinary delight.


Jambalaya day is always a good day!

Shakshuka - first attempt

Shakshuka is a Middle Eastern breakfast dish of Tunisian Moroccan Jewish decent.

A merry Christmas indeed!
Slow Cooker Beef Brisket

Christmas brisket has become a tradition in our home.

Bread 'n' Butter pickles
Bread 'n' Butter pickles

Another week, another batch of cucumbers. This week we had 3½ pounds.

Ultimate Pi Day Pie
Key Lime Pie

March this year was a big month for math nerds.