I have to say when I eat a slice of pineapple upside down cake I want it to remind me of the way my grandmother made it – with perfect slices of canned pineapple, brown sugar, and bright red maraschino cherries that create a stained glass effect on the top of the cake. I want the cake to be moist and light, but not too
My dear friend Angie and I once ordered a whole peanut butter pie, cut it in half and then proceeded to each eat our respective halves. I can’t remember if we were mending a broken heart, celebrating a triumph or if it was just Sunday. I do, however, recall suffering! Not just from the massive sugar intake but
These Gluten-Free Coconut Mango Muffins were the result of a good friend bringing me fresh mangos. There’s nothing like a juicy mango in the middle of summer. When you have too many to eat before they go bad, these muffins are a sure way to make use of them. Accompanied by
Imagine, for a moment, a land where water is abundant, exotic animals roam wild, palm trees tower over homes, and white sandy beaches are as beautiful as they are plentiful. Welcome to Florida. I may have left out a few details
I am an Air Force brat who comes from a long line of military men. With all the cross and trans-continental marriages, I am — alas — without an ancestral home.
One of the hardest questions for me to answer is