Chocolate Strawberry Yumminess

Chocolate-covered strawberries are delicious as is, but presentation makes them even more appealing. How they are photographed makes or breaks their appeal, as well. The quality and direction of the light makes a difference – in this case, soft window light from the side, not the front, to create dimension. There are plenty of places to […]

Bed & Breakfast Bounty

As yummy as a breakfast of freshly baked cranberry orange muffins, fresh fruit, homemade granola and freshly squeezed orange juice is, it’s even better when eaten by the warmth of a mesquite wood fire in a charming bed and breakfast. The Briar Patch Inn (www.briarpatchinn.com) in Oak Creek Canyon on the outskirts of Sedona, Arizona is just such […]

Life is a Bowl of Cherries

It’s the end of summer, which means the end of fresh cherries is in sight.  Not to worry, however. Here’s a recipe I found for cherry cobbler which uses frozen cherries, so you can make this any time of the year. This particular recipe is dairy free, so it’s perfect for everyone, including vegans like […]