Bacon Wrapped and Cherry Lime Stuffed Tenderloin

I had a great time on Fox New’s Fox and Friends this past Christmas.  It was a great experience and I look forward to being on there again soon. I received a lot of requests for the tenderloin I showed on the show.  So,...


Peach Cake

Summer produce is quite simply, the best stuff ever. The smell of walking into your local farmer’s market is unmistakable, and sometimes it can be a little overwhelming to figure out how to take advantage of all those bea...


Lemon Poppy Seed Cake with Lemon Sugar Glaze

What is it about lemons and poppy seeds that ALWAYS seem like a good idea? Always coming at you in the form of a big, fluffy, citrusy muffin that beckons our call, any time of the year. But for some reason, this summer, a muffi...


Sweet Potato Jalapeno Chili

Sweet Potato Jalapeño Chili   March madness can be a bit crazy. And I’m not just talking about basketball. It’s our last month of limbo. Is it winter? Is it spring? Is it something in between? Will the sun EVER come b...



ORANGE AND CHOCOLATE BUTTERMILK POUND CAKE

Orange & Chocolate Buttermilk Pound Cake Valentine’s Day. If you are single, this is just another day in the wild jungle that is the dating version of the Hunger Games (may the odds be ever in your favor). If you are in a...


Black Sesame Ice Cream

Black Sesame Ice Cream Ice cream? In January? Duh. Lately, at least in NYC, the cold just doesn’t seem to let up. 30 degrees feels like a heat wave, and summer feels like another lifetime ago. We are all dreaming of beaches, ...


TRIPLE CHOCOLATE CHUNK COOKIES

It’s that time of year again.  No, I am not talking about the holidays. I am talking about the endless amounts of cookie swaps and edible gift-giving season that has commenced. Parties. Secret Santas. A gift for the mailman,...


PUMPKIN CHEESECAKE BROWNIES

Deanna, the Mediterranean  Momma It’s that time of year again. Thanksgiving. Time for turkeys, cranberries, stuffing, and a lot of time spent on the couch in a self-induced food coma. As I prepared to head out of town to...



Cookie Dough Cheesecake Bars

Cookie dough cheesecake bars     If you have not figured it out by now, I’m a fatty.  Nothing gives me joy like delicious decadent delights.  Nothing is better than a sinful treat I can pair with an ice cold glass...


The Definitive Bacon Recipe

It goes without saying that I am a bacon believer.  I subscribe to the Holy Grail of Pork Belly.  Maybe it is because I did not eat a lot of bacon growing up but I literally could eat slice upon slice until the pigs came home...