round and round and round we go

Our house still overflows with visitors.  Plenty of cooking, but not much posing it for pictures.

I’d like to make this tomorrow; maybe this, on the side, and this for dessert.  What are you having?

Wishing you all a peaceful, healthy new year.  Thank you for reading!


holiday baking: tips for success

photo by O. Holliday, with styling by R&P taster Aidan Marie

The holidays can lead people to try their hands at baking projects that may be beyond their limitations of time and ability.  Christmas is behind us, but there is plenty of entertaining yet to be done.  Straight from the R&P test kitchens, here […]

what we have

Last week my firstborn got her driver’s license.

The Motor Vehicles office is about 45 minutes from our house, and the whole process took a couple of hours. I whiled away the time running various romantic errands.  Bank deposit. Look for a new dish-drain.  Get the oil changed.  Run down the to-do items for […]