Slow Cooker Carnitas

For everyone who missed this recipe from class, I thought I’d put it up on the blog for you! A great recipe for easy summer dishes!

Strawberry Brownie Bites

This is a recipe that we prepared in our Feb. classes and I’ve updated the brownie recipe to a new one that I really prefer. The recipe is from King…

Quick Puff Pastry

Use this delicious puff pastry to make these quick and easy Smoky Ham & Gruyere Cheese Empanadas. 

Braised Short Ribs


Chestnut-Apple Dressing

Love the taste of chestnuts in your dressing? It’s easy with Peeled & Steamed Chestnuts! I find them at Gelsons, Bristol Farms, Lazy Acres or you can order them direct…

Perfectly Flaky Piecrust

Pumpkin Blood Orange Olive Oil Cake

I served this last night at The Aquarium of the Pacific’s Sea Fare fund raising event and it was declared by the President of the Aquarium ‘the best food at…

Easy Artisan Bread


Pan-Seared Scallops with Champagne Grapes and Almonds

French Yogurt Cake

Easter Potatoes


Citrus Olive Oil Cake