Monthly Archives: June 2011

Recipe: English Muffins

As my confidence with bread baking grows, and my pantry becomes stocked with high quality flours, I’ve found myself wanting to take on more than just pizza dough. Next stop on the bread train: English Muffins. The Bread Baker’s Apprentice … Continue reading

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Recipe: Salted Caramel Ice Cream

Who doesn’t love salted caramels, am I right? On our most recent day trip to Portland, ME we had the best salted caramel ice cream in the world at Mt. Desert Island Ice Cream. I vowed right then and there … Continue reading

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Boston Day!

A few Saturdays back John and I had planned to head downtown for the day. We rarely go  to Boston to just walk around and sightsee like tourists which is silly because it’s a beautiful city and we always fall … Continue reading

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Day Trip To Portland, Maine: Three Breweries, Downtown Shopping, And Local Eats

John and I had been planning a day on the Cape for last week for some time. Due to weather, traffic, and the lack of actual things to do on the Cape, we made a last minute decision to go … Continue reading

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Things I Love: The Everyday

Sometimes it’s good to be happy about the small, everyday things in life. My favorite things this week include the following… Every day Reggie does something that makes me laugh or smile. Mostly his face does it for me. Is … Continue reading

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Boston Bruins Stanley Cup Championship Parade

In case you didn’t know, the Bruins won the Stanley Cup last week for the first time since 1972. It was totally thrilling and made me feel like a kid again. See, I grew up on hockey. The sound of … Continue reading

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Recipe: Cheesecake Brownies

You know what’s awesome? Brownies. Also awesome? Cheesecake. Combine the two and, blammo!, awesome dessert. I was charged with bringing something sweet and yummy to my family’s Father’s Day get together so I cracked open David Lebovitz’s Ready for Dessert … Continue reading

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