Everything is better with sugar

Puff Pastry Lemon Rolls

By |2016-05-01T20:12:57-07:00January 24, 2016|

When I cook with citrus, there are three essential kitchen tools that I use to take recipes from average to professional: a reamer, a microplane and a strainer. Most citrus [...]

Root Beer Rum Horchata Float

By |2018-07-15T15:29:07-07:00August 6, 2015|

Root beer is one of my favorite sodas because it’s so smooth and spicy. Each sip has a buttery note with accents of cloves, cinnamon, ginger and other sassafras brewer specific combinations.

How to Decorate Sugar Cookies

By |2015-06-25T20:23:36-07:00June 17, 2015|

Looking for a new way to keep your kids entertained this summer? My friend over at Peanut Butter and Julie has just the solution. She’s launching a new video series [...]

Lemon Monkey Bread

By |2015-01-24T09:46:09-08:00January 17, 2015|

Every winter, my friends in the Southwest come to me with the same question: “What should I do with all of these lemons?” Lemon trees grow great in Las Vegas, [...]

Pina Colada Ooey Gooey Cake

By |2014-11-21T17:15:09-08:00August 7, 2014|

I have a weakness for ooey gooey cake, sometimes called butter cake or chess squares. I first learned about this sinful dessert when living in Jackson, Mississippi. The cake is [...]