Almond Cookies

Last week we were invited over to a dear friend’s house for dinner.  These friends are the types that make it easy to get lost in conversation, no matter the subject.  What’s particularly interesting about them, is that they are more my parent’s peer group than our own. Vic and I have always found ourselves…

Meyer Lemon Koularakia

This week’s recipe is another ode to my Greek husband and his family.  This cookie, in Greece, is treated as the every meal cookie. It’s one that in it’s most chameleon like state, has the ability to fluidly transfer from breakfast to dinner. Although I guess that’s the way life is sometimes, we are sometimes…

Alfajores with Whipped Peanut Butter and Honey

Vic is half Peruvian and half Greek, a Gruvian if you will.  Because of this I’ve had the pleasure of tasting a wide variety of flavors over the past 12 years.  Within this little corner of the internet I plan on sharing many of these flavors because what’s life if you don’t share some fantastic…

A Chocolate Chip Cookie

I feel that it would only be right to start with a chocolate chip cookie.  You can tell a lot about a person from the type of cookie they choose to bake.  In keeping with this theme, this cookie is more than just a cookie; it has a story to tell.  Growing up, the day…