I wanted so badly to craft an amazing Halloween recipe for you this year. Spooky recipes are my favorites to shoot! But after two completely failed recipe attempts… i.e. a smoking kitchen, horrendously unbalanced flavors, and a pink sauce that… View Post

Well it’s been one WEIRD winter here in Chicago. 60 degree days and subzero days. Snow, rain, sleet, AND sunshine. Some days we’ve been warmer than my relatives in Florida have. Others have been colder than temperatures in the Arctic.… View Post

If you follow me on Instagram, then you know how much I love mushrooms. They are — quite literally — in my name! And I LOVE a good mushroom soup. But today’s soup is not only a mushroom soup —… View Post

It’s already Cinco de Mayo. Anyone else in shock? I swear this year has gone by faster than any before it! But after my adventures in Mexico last month, I’m looking forward to using Mexican Independence Day as an excuse to… View Post

For the past week I’ve been home catching up on all my projects and working non-stop after a furious two weeks taking care of my ailing grandmother in Florida. Leaving her in Florida was hard but I’ve been keeping SUPER busy at… View Post