• Chocolate Mousse
  • Walnut Brownies with Flaky Sea Salt
  • Chocolate Orange Olive Oil Cake
  • Blue Cheese and Caramelized Onion and Mushroom Galette
  • Browned Butter Vanilla Rum Snacking Cake

Chocolate Mousse

I miss her.  That is all. I miss her as she was when I was 8.  I miss being 8.  I want to jump back to 1991 and whisper in my own ear and say, take a moment.  Take a good look around.  Get it set in your brain.  This, all of it; the sights,… 

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Mar 14 2015_5294_edited-1

Walnut Brownies with Flaky Sea Salt

Have you been basketballing this weekend?  Fun fact…this weekend, the opening weekend of the NCAA basketball tournament,  is the most common time of year for males to get a vasectomy.  Get snipped and recover with an ice pack placed just perfectly so, basketball on the tube, and a beer in the hand.  I find this to… 

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Feb 27 2015_5217_edited-1

Chocolate Orange Olive Oil Cake

I need to apologize.  I have been holding out on you guys for at least two weeks.  And honestly, it has been longer than that but the exact amount of time is beyond me and any guess would be a straight exaggeration because I can not, for the life of me, make an educated guess… 

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Feb 08 2015_5179_edited-1

Blue Cheese and Caramelized Onion and Mushroom Galette

I haven’t the slightest idea of what to talk about today.  I mean, Mardi Gras is happening so we could chat about baking tiny babies into cakes or about eating our weight in jelly donuts that are then rolled in sweet glorious sugar and consumed in such high quantities on Fat Tuesday that it makes… 

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Jan 18 2015_5122_edited-1

Browned Butter Vanilla Rum Snacking Cake

  Corduroys, grayish black and cozy as all get out.  A flannel shirt with snaps.  Snaps.  Wool running socks.  Large snow flakes.  Cold crisp air.  A Large Americano.  A scarf that matches nothing and clashes with everything but makes me insanely happy for no good reason.  Gray skies and a frozen lake.  Saturday morning market… 

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