In the Kitchen

Good, fresh food is one of the keys to living a beautiful life in my book. This page will be updated frequently as I share more recipes from my home and family, so please check back often. To view a recipe post, click on the name under each photo. Some of these recipes have appeared on my other blog, The Pink Home, so the link may take you there.
I have also shared some of my favorite kitchen companions at the bottom of the page. 
Bon appetit.




Main Course


M&M Cookies

And here’s my secret for brownies...

Seriously, you just can’t beat them, as I said here.

My Favorite Cookbooks
I absolutely love cookbooks; I read them like other people read novels. And I have way too many cooking apps on my iPad, but they sure are fun. Below are some of my favorite kitchen companions. Click on the title of each for more.

By Jamie Oliver ~

By Julia Child ~

By Giada De Laurentiis~

By Anne Burrell ~
Cook Like a Rock Star

By Elinor Klivans ~

By James Peterson ~

By Marcela Valladolid ~

By Martha Stewart ~
The Martha Stewart Living Cookbook: The Original Classics

My kitchen when I lived in California. It’s still my favorite, at least until we renovate our current one.