Fruit Cake

Oh how I love my husband, and oh my how he loves fruit cake.  Yes it is one of those you love it or you don’t ; I have yet to find people who are just wavering about their love hate relationship with fruit cake. Because I like to surprise him as often as possible,…

How to remove pomegranate seeds..

Ever cut into a pomegranate and try to get those tasty seeds out, it inadvertently ends up with you looking like you just murdered the fruit! I love the tiny seeds; they burst in your mouth with a nice tartness followed by the sweet.  A bit like grape juice, and they are full of antioxidants!…

Make your house smell like fall for just a few cents!

This is a wonderful little thing I do on the weekends.  This time of the year I love the smell of fresh apples cooking or cinnamon and nutmeg.  It is a great autumn smell. You can make your entire home smell like you have been slaving over apple pies all day. Just fill a small…

Chestnut Soup (Liquid Gold)

So we went to New York last weekend, and I love that they sell Hot Roasted chestnuts on the streets.  I just adore roasted chestnuts, as does my whole family.  Of course we had to get some, and they were so scrumptious. I immediately decided I was going to make something this week that involved…