Category Archives: what we love

cooking with… favorite cookbooks


  Harvest to Heat ‘Cooking with America’s Best Chefs, Farmers, and Artisians’, by Darryl Estrine and Kelly Kochendorfer. love this cookbook! it is visually and organically stimulating. chefs and farmers merge together to create farmstead dishes. it feels like the farm … Continue reading

Posted in cookbooks, what we love | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

what we love… my new round 8″ cake pan


  i love my new cake pan! i have used my 9 inch cake pans for years and have not felt the need to purchase new ones. however, i don’t have an 8 inch round pan and find myself needing it more … Continue reading

Posted in what we love | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

what we love… cupcake pan with lid


recently my cupcake pans were thrown in the trash as i couldn’t stand the sight of them. they were non-stick and were beginning to rust and turn brown. before my daughters 1st birthday party, i ran to william sonoma and purchased this lovely one. what … Continue reading

Posted in cakes and cupcakes, what we love | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

what we love… maille dijon mustard


  hands down, ‘maille dijon originalle’ is the best dijon mustard. perhaps it is as the label says it is, 260 years of expertise. after 260 years, the recipe should be flawless… regardless, it has a good bite to it. not … Continue reading

Posted in condiments and sauces, what we love | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment