Homemade Focaccia

T minus 24 hours until I travel to the Massachusetts to visit one of my most favorite people on the planet!  I can’t wait to spend time with her, see where she lives now and (almost as importantly) indulge in east coast grub.  I am so excited to eat FRESH seafood, something I haven’t tasted […]

My Favorite Lemon Blueberry Muffins

Unemployed life is surprisingly busy.  I feel like I have less time now than I had while I was employed.  Dealing with insurance issues, the unemployment department, running errands, applying for jobs, fixing my car, interviewing, faxing, mailing, printing, copying… I am exhausted.  Maybe this would be a good time to take a vacation.  Any […]

Lemon-Rosemary Apple Pandowdy

Pandowdies, cobblers, slumps, and grunts are all variations on biscuit dough cooked with fruit.  These down-home desserts from early New England are enjoying a welcome revival. I picked up these apples at the Longmont Farmer’s Market (10 for $1!) and promised the farmer that I would give them a good home.  I remembered seeing a recipe for […]