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Scandinavian Apple Cake

Halloween has certainly changed since the days of my youth. As a little kid, we’d hit the neighborhood with our brown bags. Later, we transitioned to pillow cases. There were 50 houses per block – 25 on each side – and the majority of them ha...

Oatmeal Cookies

Last night Victor mentioned that we hadn’t had any cookies in a while. Of course he was right. We hadn’t. No particular reason… neither of us had made any. We tossed around a few ideas from double chocolate to pistachio biscotti – Victo...

The Importance of a Well-Stocked Larder

I threw out dinner, tonight. It’s something I haven’t done in years, but it needed doing...

Celebrating the Anniversary We Don’t Celebrate

I guess most folks celebrate their actual wedding anniversary. Ya meet, get engaged, get married. Ve...

Stuffed Eggplant

That one little eggplant just keeps on giving. I pulled six more off the plant when we got back from...

California Dreamin’

Yes, we did. We rented a convertible. Fire engine red. It’s fun to be in your ’60s. One ...