easy homemade pomegranate jelly

easy homemade pomegranate jelly

When I was a child, my maternal grandmother was my only living grandparent. The others had passed long before I was even born, so she filled that spot for all of them. To be honest, she wasn’t overly domestic, her kitchen didn’t smell like cookies, but instead carried...

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simple sourdough bagels

simple sourdough bagels

One of my favorite things to eat is a chewy bagel with fluffy cream cheese on top. Many moons ago, when I lived in southern California while attending UC Irvine, on weekends that I didn't come home, I would venture from my little one room garage turned apartment on...

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immune-boosting hot coco with homemade marshmallows

immune-boosting hot coco with homemade marshmallows

I remember growing up, in December my mom would make a hot coco station on the kitchen island. Lots of packets of Swiss Miss, Jett Puff marshmallows, candy canes, of course we loved it, but thinking about doing that now for my children gives me a bit of anxiety! But...

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our Thanksgiving favorites

our Thanksgiving favorites

I absolutely love Thanksgiving. I remember as a child, or even as a young adult, I never really cared much for this holiday that offered foods I was never really into, or pies that I would gladly pass on. For me, it was more of a gateway to Christmas more than...

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Hearty weeknight quiche

Hearty weeknight quiche

We make this quiche for dinner at least a few times a month. It's so delicious, hearty, and easy to make earlier in the day and bake at dinnertime if I know I have a busy afternoon ahead. Serve it with a smoothie, a salad, or fruit, and you have a simple, satisfying...

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