Cooking Through The Alphabet: Dates

Dates. What do I know about dates? Absolutely nothing, except that I have always thought of them as large, less-wrinkly raisins. The one thing I do know is that nothing about their appearance has ever tempted me to want to use them in a recipe, let alone eat them whole! We’re only into week four…Read more Cooking Through The Alphabet: Dates


Cooking Through the Alphabet

In the 2009 movie, "Julie and Julia",  Julie Powell challenges herself to cook through Julia Child's first book "Mastering the Art of French Cooking".  She successfully completes her challenge: 524 recipes and 365 days later. Recreating that challenge seems like it would be so fun, so delicious, and yet so impossible for a busy mom (which I…Read more Cooking Through the Alphabet