Sugar Cookie Turtles Take 2

I made sugar turtle cookies a few weeks ago. I wasn’t quite satisfied with how they came out so I decided to try again. I’m not sure which design I like better. You can...



Before my epic Providence tasting dinner, we stopped by Scoops Ice Cream, which is quite close by. I first visited Scoops here and fell in love with the place.  The little ice cream shop...


Bunny Buns

There have been so many bread roll recipes recently that I’ve been wanting to try. With Easter just around the corner, I thought it would be fun to try making bunny shaped breads.



There are a couple of places that I eat at that I don’t usually take photos of because I feel a little odd blogging about it.  Souplantation falls into this category. I guess I...


Honey Bread Rolls

I’ve been a little obsessed with making bread lately. Fresh baked bread is so delicious and makes the house smell so good. I only wish it wasn’t such a pain to make. I hate...


Cucina Urbana revisit

For one of my birthday dinners with family and friends, we went to Cucina Urbana since I had enjoyed my previous visits so much. We got a big table reserved for us near the...


Bacon Egg Pancake Cups

Pancakes, egg and bacon all-in-one. These make a great breakfast treat. About a month ago I made some bacon egg toast cups. What I really liked about them is that they have all the...


Easy Pepperoni Pizza Bites

I have to confess, I really like using Pillsbury biscuit dough. There are so many different uses for it. I’ve used it to make steamed turtles buns, donut balls, steamed buns, and monkey bread....


Brownie stuffed chocolate chip cookies revisited

Ever since my first attempt at making brownie stuffed chocolate chip cookies, these have been highly requested in my house. I made them again recently for a get together I was having, and I...


Robataya Oton

Robataya Oton is a Japanese restaurant that is the sister restaurant to Wa Okan Dining, a restaurant I’ve blogged about several times.  I’ve been wanting to check it out since it opened last year,...