Snapshot: Sticky Toffee Pudding

Go ahead, arrest me. I posted my intention on Facebook yesterday to boil some dates in Guinness Extra Stout, in service to this recipe. R, a holy man who possesses a wicked sense of humor, responded, “OMG NO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!” R is the type of man who would save the life of another with no regard for…

Snapshot: Hot Milk Cake

Ever hopeful. My dining table in Sherwood, Arkansas. Hot Milk Cake, December 6, 2014. From Saveur magazine, 10/14 issue, recipe link here. Sometimes the photo is the story.

Breakfast Casserole

My breakfast casserole is delicious but not photogenic. So the photos here are of the roses that decorated my brunch table on Sunday, not the entrĂ©e. But, if you’ll permit a little indulgent metaphor, the real flowers in the bouquet were the faces around the table. This was a gathering of old friends, too-long absent…