Recipe in Development: Sugar-free Quinoa Chocolate Chips Cookies

These cookies tasted great and I wasn’t really expecting them too. LOL I was just experimenting because I wanted a dessert with dinner tonight and we have no snacks in the house. When I tasted the batter, I felt there was a lot of aftertaste. I couldn’t tell if it was from the monk fruit…

No Bun, No Problem – Fried Cheeseburger Recipe

Today, my son wanted cheeseburgers for lunch but I didn’t have any buns and I didn’t feel like buying them. I baked sweet bread just yesterday and, although I know how, I really didn’t feel like baking buns today. I like baking but baking two days in a row is a bit much. I said…

Natural Products Expo East Gathers Natural & Organic Community to Unveil Trends and Discuss the Big Ideas Moving the Industry Forward

BALTIMORE, M.D., Sept. 16, 2019 — The 35th annual Natural Products Expo East, the industry’s largest event on the east coast, hosted over 29,000 attendees with more than 1,550 brands. Exhibitors showcased the latest innovations shaping the future of organic and natural food and beverage, personal care and supplements. The show, produced by New Hope…

Food Face Off: Milk Bar versus Buttercream Bakeshop

Cookie time at Milk Bar, City Center As I’ve mentioned time after time, DC is a foodie paradise. There are so many good eats here that one could go an entire year without eating the same deliciousness twice if they wanted to. The options presented to us by the culinary creatives here can seem overwhelming…

Recycling Fun on a Bun

Randomly, I found myself getting off the Metro Bus in northwest DC a few blocks from my old office on U Street. I couldn’t have been more than two blocks from my stop before the clouds exploded, pouring down rain, with gusting winds, and bringing a flash flood. It was horrible. I was going to…

3 Step Recipe for Fast and Delicious Snow Cream

Snow cream is one of my favorite treats. The only problem is that it requires one key ingredient that I typically only have access to once a year, snow! When I was a little girl, growing up in NC, it almost never snowed. However, when it did I would get super excited. Why? I knew…