Cooking What I Like With Love

Month: April 2017

Coconut Rum Cake

Coconut Rum Cake

We took the kids to a street fair in Nyack, NY last summer and we had a sample of a Caribbean rum cake from a little stand. We immediately bought three. I’d never had anything like it. Buttery and sweet, moist but fluffy. We could […]

Easy Arugula and Corn Salad

Easy Arugula and Corn Salad

This salad. Oh my goodness…this salad. It’s so easy. It’s delicious. It’s relatively healthy. I can eat the entire bowl and still wish for more. Best of all, the whole thing comes together in less than 20 minutes. Peppery arugula is tossed with warm corn […]

Saucy Lime and Cilantro Chicken Thighs

Saucy Lime and Cilantro Chicken Thighs

I am a huge fan of chicken thighs. They are so easy to cook and produce a cheap and easy dinner with their crispy skin and juicy meat. I’ve been doing a recipe with lemon and butter for years, but it can be a little […]

Cinnamon Twist Wreath

Cinnamon Twist Wreath

When we visited a Mellow Mushroom pizza restaurant in Charlottesville, I was eating a piece of crust and I thought about how the dough had a nice bit of sweetness. Almost like it had a caramelized taste. Because our kids love it so much, I […]