Orzo Salad with Summer Vegetables and Lemon Basil Dressing

I’m always on the hunt for a good side dish to take to picnics and barbecues. I need variety, because I get bored eating the same dishes, and I like dishes that feature fresh summer…

Madeleines

One of my favorite parts about cooking is the adventure. Any time I see a dish that I’ve never eaten, I know I can look up recipes online and try to make it myself. Many new foods…

Lemon Poppyseed Muffins

Lemon Poppyseed Muffins I grew up eating homemade muffins – at breakfast, tucked into my lunchbox, as an after-school snack, and even as treat after dinner. My mom’s specialty was blueberry. They were so good, and I…