Eggplant Lasagna

Eggplant Lasagna

I got a DM recently from my friend Pete in California. He had made his sweet girlfriend my eggplant lasagna recipe for her birthday. I didn’t even remember that I had the recipe on my site; he said it turned out great and she loved it but that the recipe could use a little...

DIY Counter Spray

DIY Counter Spray

I find that grownups have a lot of feelings about their sink and counter cleaning. I have a scrub brush and a sponge in the sink at all times. If I need to dry dishes I have a set of white washcloth type things that I use and I also use them with my...

Tahini Banana Snack Cake

Tahini Banana Snack Cake

There have been a lot of healthy recipes lately and it’s time for something delectable. This recipe comes straight from my favorite cookbook for kids, The (surprise surprise) America’s Test Kitchen Complete Baking Book for Young Chefs. Tessa also has the cook book version. Both books are AWESOME and the intros and guides are...

Browned Butter Chocolate Chip Bars

Browned Butter Chocolate Chip Bars

This recipe is from America’s test kitchen except for that I subbed 1 1/2 c. bittersweet chocolate chips for the 1 c. of pecans and the 1/2 c. of milk chocolate. Why? Because their method is perfection and yields the most dense, chewy cookie bars that you can imagine. The change is because I’m...

Spinach and Cheese Egg Spirals

Spinach and Cheese Egg Spirals

I love when food is fancy and easy; the trifecta comes when it’s healthy, too. These egg spirals are different from anything I’ve seen out there and they’ve come in handy so many times when I have company over and have baked something decadent. A small portion of decadence and a larger portion of...