A Kitchenarian Favorite: Wooden Hive

December 9, 2010

I love cookware, I love knives and I love dishes, but I also have a fondness for vintage items. Recently while shopping on-line, I ran across a company, Wooden Hive, that offers vintage silverware that has been re-designed for multiple uses from ornaments to garden markers to, yes, even silverware. I fell in love with […]

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The Stylish Blogger Award

December 8, 2010

This week I was pleasantly surprised to receive the Stylish Blogger Award from one of my fellow bloggers, Boulder Locavore. The Stylish Blogger Award is an award passed around the blogging community to those blogs that are deemed “stylish” and inspirational by one’s peers. I discovered Boulder Locavore’s blog a while back and have enjoyed […]

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From the Recipe Box: Espresso Brownies

December 6, 2010

Sous Chef has requested these special brownies to be sent to her at school to help get her through exams. Whether it is the chocolate she is craving or the extra burst of energy from the espresso, these brownies are the perfect college exam treat. In fact, they are perfect for any chocolate lover for […]

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It’s Beginning To Smell A Lot Like Christmas

December 4, 2010

Yes, it is December now! I am still off at school but am looking forward to a nice break back home in under two weeks. Despite the looming exam schedule, my roommate and I found the time to decorate our room with lights this week. The cheer of the season is beginning to spread. Now […]

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French Fridays With Dorie

December 3, 2010

Je deviens membre de Vendredis Françaises avec Dorie. Juste parce que j’ai besoin de Français dans ma vie. Juste parce que je suis intrigué par un défi de cuisine organisés. Juste parce que je pense que cela va étirer mon expérience de cuisson et le niveau de confort. Juste parce que c’est Decembre et je […]

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From the Recipe Box: Classic Shortbread

December 2, 2010

I love shortbread. I love to smell the butter as it bakes in the oven. I love the way it melts in your mouth as you bite into it. I love the fact that I can bake it all in one pan. Now don’t think that I am the Scrooge of cookie baking, but I […]

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Kitchenarian Project 50 – A Review

November 30, 2010

I started the Kitchenarian Project 50 in September.  For those of you that have just started reading recently and even for those that have been with me from the beginning, I think it is a great time to look at the list collectively and see where we are. Kitchenarian Project 50 is a list of […]

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From the Recipe Box: Pumpkin Doughnuts

November 28, 2010

Every once in a while, I have the urge to make doughnuts. I have doughnut pans that I bought about a year ago and I have actually used them several times. These are the old-fashioned baked doughnuts, not fried. Not quite a Krispy Kreme experience, but what is other than the real thing.  Don’t get […]

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A Kitchen(arian) Renovation

November 27, 2010

There has been a lot going on in the kitchen lately. Behind the scenes my website has been undergoing a big renovation. Check back tomorrow for the new look and a great new recipe.

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The Food Hangover…The Next Day

November 26, 2010

I survived my first Thanksgiving dinner! As many of you know, I prepared and hosted Thanksgiving at my house yesterday. I guess it was time. Because I have spent the last 10 years working retail, I have previously been relieved of any hosting duties for this holiday. When you have to stay late at work […]

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