Special Sweet Potato Lemon Thyme Tart

As the holidays came and went, I dreamt about a new and different version of my Sweet and Savory Havarti Cheesecake Bars. I still have the idea reeling about in my imagination – something sweet and something wintery – perhaps it will come to fruition in the coming months of cold. However, I also CRAVE…

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Burger Blue

Blue cheese burgers found their way on our kitchen table once again this week. But this time, they were even bluer… …yes, the tang Maytag blue cheese found its way inside a burger to top off the simple sweetness of a purpley-blue sweet potato. Magic. Not black magic, but BLUE magic! Burger Blue (or Bleu)…

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Chicken Royale

Purple embodies the balance of red’s stimulation and blue’s calm. This dichotomy can cause unrest or uneasiness unless the undertone is clearly defined, at which point the purple takes on the characteristics of its undertone. With a sense of mystic and royal qualities, purple is a color often well liked by very creative or eccentric…

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My SWEET Surprise

When I saw Japanese Sweet Potatoes featured at the local co-op, my heart began to race in excited anticipation.  I just knew these were going to be amazing.  To top it off, I’d been overly excited about the vanilla salt I had “brewing” for me at home.  Vanilla salt.  I had picked up some extra…

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