From the category archives:


celebrate sweetness with toffee

October 16, 2010

We had National Dessert Day on Thursday, but did you know that today is the Sweetest Day? One, I don’t really need a reason to have dessert or sweets, but they do make it fun and two, considering the name of this blog, I thought it to be appropriate What better way to celebrate, but [...]

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October 14: National Dessert Day

October 14, 2010

I know that some of these “national” holidays can seem a little silly especially since most of them are unknown, but it certainly gives us an excuse to eat dessert today… if you needed one that is. What about making some toffee… …for toffee blondies? What about a seven layer chocolate pound cake? That’s one [...]

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heaven on earth

October 12, 2010

While the panel discussion was insightful and very interesting to me, what I was really looking forward to was Saturday night’s event called Sweet! A dessert event presented by Godiva, hosted by Duff Goldman and Sandra Lee and sponsored by Kahlua and Jacob’s Creek. Over 60 New York City restaurants, bakeries, wineries and food companies [...]

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Food Network NYC Food and Wine Festival

October 11, 2010

Starting on Thursday, last weekend was the Food Network New York City Food and Wine Festival. From talks, discussions and panels to demonstrations to dinners, there were an array of events that people could participate in depending on your interests and price point. I was lucky enough to go to two events on Saturday: a [...]

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Madison Square Mark.t

October 8, 2010

Need something to do this weekend in NYC? I’m personally going to two Food and Wine Festival events tomorrow which I will describe later; however, this is another thing a stumbled upon when I was walking around last week. Madison Square Mark.t at Madison Square Park. If you don’t know, Madison Square Park is between [...]

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sweet red and blue

July 4, 2010

And I’m proud to be an American, where at least I know I’m free And I wont forget the men who died, who gave that right to me And I gladly stand up, next to you and defend her still today ‘Cause there ain’t no doubt I love this land, God bless the USA I [...]

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