Just a Pear Tart

Really, I have to call it simply, "Pear Tart."


Hello Kitty! {a cookbook review}

I haven't often been given cookbooks to review, but there have been several lately, and the Hello Kitty® Baking Book came right on the heels of my brownie book.


Mrs. Tolaro's Spaghetti and Meatballs

As you undoubtedly know, I am passionate about authentic Italian food. I truly love the deep and age-old traditions, and tend not to mess with the classics.


Extreme Brownies: Extremely Good! {a book review}

The saddest part about reviewing a cookbook is that making every recipe isn't required. For this book, I wish it were... (although I imagine I will be making them all at some point.) No one - especially my colleagues at the office - will complain.