Zucchini, Lemon & Poppyseed Cake with Lemon Frosting

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Zucchini, Lemon & Poppyseed Cake Recipe

As many of you have already headed full-force into Pumpkin Season, some of us (Moi), have one foot still firmly planted in the last few days of summer.  Technically, summer doesn’t end until next Wednesday.  And, given that the temps … Continue reading




Butternut Squash Chess Pie

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Butternut Squash Chess Pie

The color of this burnt orange pie could be misleading.  Cinnamon, ginger, and cloves are not among its ingredients.  Instead, lemon is the starring flavor in this pie.  Together with lemon, roasted butternut squash is added to this classically southern … Continue reading




Easy Cherry Jam

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Cherry Jam Recipe

We are smack dab in the middle of Cherry season and I am jumping up and down with joy.  I cannot get enough of those meaty, juicy, little red orbs of deliciousness.  As I was wrist deep in red stains … Continue reading




Applesauce – An Heirloom Recipe

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Applesauce Recipe

I celebrated my very first Hanukkah with my husband’s family nearly two and a half decades ago.  It was memorable for many reasons, not the least of which were my mother-in-law’s latkes.  Until then, the only latkes I had ever … Continue reading




Atlantic Beach Pie – “Oh My God”

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Atlantic Beach Pie Recipe

Many thanks Jacob for introducing me to this recipe! I received an email from my nephew recently with a link to an article from NPR’s Found Recipes series.  It had peaked his interest even though he admittedly isn’t fond of citrus … Continue reading