35 More Days!

Tick, tock—only  days till the official on-sale date of Dinner Solved! And I’m not even going to say, “But who’s counting?” I’m counting! And I’m visualizing the pages of the book with the gorgeous color photos of every recipe shooting out of the printer; I can picture them being bound together and wrapped in their shiny jackets …

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The Best No-Bake Haystack Cookies

I was so curious about haystack cookies for the longest time. No bake cookies are genius, but the idea of chow mein noodles in them? Crazy. Haystacks are one of the quintessential no-bake cookies in the cookie lexicon, and for very good reason – they are delicious, easy and they offer up such great crunch. …

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Classic Vinaigrette (aka Salad Dressing)

Salad dressing is somewhat of a hot button for many of us. We either have a little fear of it and keep hitting the bottle (bottled dressing, of course), which is often pretty gross, or we get stuck in a one-dressing rut. First of all, vinaigrette is just French for oil and vinegar. Okay, no, that’s not quite …

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Egg and Potato Salad with Bacon

When I was a young adult person, pre-marriage, pre-kids, I remember discovering this egg potato salad at the deli counter and wondering who the genius was who conceived of mixing egg salad AND potato salad together. Who?  If you know, please tell me, as I would like to properly thank this person.  And now, Egg …

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