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Venison Sliders with Bacon & Onion Strings

If you live in Maryland, or most anywhere along the east coast of the United States, you have probably tasted or at least been offered venison. Meat from an animal that’s as active as a deer tends to be pretty lean. To balance the flavors in this dish we use a …

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Parmesan Crusted Tilapia

I was looking for a light and healthy dish I could make for dinner, and came across a recipe online for broiled …

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Iced Pumpkin Cookies

It is officially autumn!  The weather is getting colder, the leaves are changing colors, American Horror Story is back on TV… who doesn’t …

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Szechuan Shrimp and Broccoli

Tonight for dinner, I decided on a light and flavorful recipe to make for my room mate and myself.  My Szechwan Shrimp …

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Semla

Semla (or Semlor) is a delicious, traditional Swedish pastry, original associated with Lent and Fat Tuesday. I was inspired to create this recipe …

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Hallie’s Black Bean Soup

One of my favorite things to cook over the weekend is a giant pot of soup! I use this massive batch as ready-made …

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Italian Rainbow Cookies

The first time I ever had these cookies was when I was on a weekend trip to NYC, at an Italian Deli.  …

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Fried Maryland Crab Cakes

When you are from Baltimore AND cooking is one of your favorite hobbies, you are bound to have a favorite crab cake …

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Chicken Fricasee

Chicken Fricasee is not only some made up dish that you’ve heard about in Bugs Bunny cartoons. It is a french classic that …