Culinary Arts

cinnamon fench toast

The Best Cinnamon French Toast Recipe

It turns out that the breakfast staple, French toast, has been gaslighting us for centuries.…

Irish Soda Bread Recipe: A Rags-to-Riches Feel-Good Story

A few years ago, Martha Stewart made Irish Soda Bread a “thing.”  I found this…

martini

Most Expensive Cocktail in the World Includes the Best Cracker Jack Prize

The term cocktail first appeared in a British newspaper printed in 1798. But it wasn’t…

chocolate chip cookie

Easy Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe For Any and Every Occasion

A chocolate chip cookie recipe so easy, my culinarily-challenged dad could pull it off. There…

Happy Accident: The Invention of Fudge Came From a Caramel Surprise

Fudge was a happy accident.  On Valentine’s Day in 1886, a batch of caramel re-crystallized,…

woodworking tools

Ron Swanson Quotes on the Arts Offer Insight Into the Unlikely Creative

Ron Swanson is known for his masterful woodworking, love of fine whiskey, and all things breakfast…

A cup of coffee sits on top of an open art history book

The Art of Coffee: Your Favorite Artists Paired With Your Favorite Coffees

Why should wine and cheese get all the hype? In the culinary arts, pairings highlight…

apple cider cocktails

Apple Cider Cocktail Recipes to Usher in Fall

Whatever your liquor of choice, there’s an apple cider cocktail for you Fall is here…

school lunch ideas

Chefs Share Life-Changing School Lunch Ideas

Escape the chicken nugget rut with these school lunch ideas How’s day 203 of preparing…

Camping recipes

13 Camping Recipes to Make in a Dutch Oven

These camping recipes take outdoor meals far beyond burgers and dogs When we got wind…