Just One More Holiday Recipe…For Millie


I thought yesterday was going to be my last recipe, but today I was thinking about my friend Millie.  She's a great lady!  I met her in 1998 when she started to work for me, we worked together for about eight years.  Recently, I've had the chance to work with her again.  It was a … Continue reading Just One More Holiday Recipe…For Millie

An Irish Girl Can Make Biscotti – Holiday Recipe #4


About 14 years ago I made my first biscotti.  It was also the point at which I bought my can't-live-without Kitchen Aid stand mixer (the big one)--it's still going strong and I've only had to replace with whipping attachment once! At this point in my life I was dating an Italian chef, so I was … Continue reading An Irish Girl Can Make Biscotti – Holiday Recipe #4

Shelly’s Jewish Apple Cake


It is fall after all, and what better way to get a taste of the season, than a recipe including apples. The other day I shared a recipe for the Best.Pie.Ever., and it is! My Mom made one on Sunday to bring to a party on Monday, but the pie didn't make it to the … Continue reading Shelly’s Jewish Apple Cake