I cook and bake often — not only for sustenance, but also as therapy. And that often manifests itself in one, long, weekend cooking spree. Here’s an archive of my recent escapades.

Appetizers & Salads | Breads | Soups & Stews | Main Dishes | Desserts & Sweets

Appetizers & Salads

Bruschetta Three Ways: Tomato, Fig-Prosciutto, Smashed Pea with Mint

Mediterranean Quinoa Salad

Pimento Cheese


Lemon Ginger Tea

Hot Toddy


Blueberry Scones

Chocolate Banana Bread

White Sandwich Bread

Soups & Stews

Beef Stew

Brunswick Stew

Main Dishes

Lemon Garlic Chicken with Parsley Rice

Sweet & Sour Chicken with Coconut Rice

Sesame Peanut Noodles

Shepherd’s Pie

Desserts & Sweets

Baked Apples with Salted Caramel Sauce

Raspberry Tiramisu

Scottish Shortbread

Southern Salted Caramel Cake

Sweet & Spicy Brownies