Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day

Along with Be Kind to Lawyer’s Day and Drop Everything and Read Day, April 12th is also Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day! I don’t know about you, but I LUV (I sang that in opera for effect) grilled cheese sandwiches. They have some of my favorite ingredients....

Chocolate Covered Raisin Oatmeal Cookies

In Celebration of Chocolate Covered Raisin Day!! Ingredients: 3/4 cup all purpose flour 1/2 tsp. baking powder 1/4 tsp. baking soda 1/2 cup light brown sugar 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1/4 tsp. salt 1/2 cup butter, softened 1 large egg 1/2 tsp. vanilla extract 1 1/4...

A DIET THAT WORKS

Many of you know I’ve been working on a cookbook for a while now. Since it will only contain dessert recipes, I’ve baked over a hundred and photographed them. Because of all those sweets lying around, I’ve eaten the finished products and sadly gained...

NOVEMBER CELEBRATIONS

November is the month for writers to take part in National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) which is an annual internet-based creative writing project challenging participants to write 50,000 words of a new novel between Nov. 1-30. I’ve never taken part in the...

WHY MY DIETS FAIL

Okay, so I’ve been working on a cookbook for months now, one that features only desserts. Since my novels include a bakery…Sweet Thangs, I thought a cookbook would be a fantastic companion and a great marketing tool. There is just one negative to my...