Welcome to my blog! My name is Melissa. I'm a young-at-heart 40-something, born and raised in Northern NJ, right outside of NYC. Cooking has always been a passion of mine and I'm thrilled to share it with all of you!
Category Archives: goat cheese
One of my favorite fruits this time of year is the strawberry. There is nothing better than a sweet, juicy, delicious one in the summertime! Even though they are so good in their natural state, sometimes your mood has you … Continue reading
I have to give myself props for creativity these past few weeks. It’s like I’ve been secretly challenging myself to find different ways to cook and prepare this summer’s bounty. Zucchini, corn, eggplant, tomatoes…they’re all coming out of our ears … Continue reading
Happy Monday! Or is it? Letting go of a summer weekend is never easy. Too much fun to be had this time of year! And with dinner like this, you’ll feel like summer is never going to end. Perfect. Does … Continue reading
Our latest recipe swap theme was breakfast. And I never would have thought a simple sandwich would make me so happy! I haven’t been eating much for breakfast lately, so this was a nice break from my rut. Jenna from … Continue reading
Head over to Jane’s blog and see what I’m cooking up over there today! Here’s a peek 🙂 Check out The Heritage Cook right now!
I was so excited when I received the email from Foodbuzz that my 24×24 proposal had been accepted this month! Planning a menu and party around a theme is always fun, and I had a blast with this concept. For … Continue reading
Did you know that April is Grilled Cheese month? Yep, it is. You’re welcome. Some major damage could be done with that theme…I could easily eat cheese all.day.long. And bread. And any other goodies that can be thrown in between. … Continue reading