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Ancient Rome at Next Restaurant

While once holding this book from Apicius dated 1541, little did I know that a few years later I would be enjoying the recipes from this ancient culture.

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International Home and Housewares Show 2017

As always, The annual International Home and Housewares Show held in Chicago was a huge hit and definitely a fun weekend!

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Sugar Rush

Sugar Rush from Johnny Iuzzini has a recipe for Killer Chocolate Chip Cookies that you will want to make for National Baking Month!

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Christopher Kimball’s Cardamom Banana Bread

Christopher Kimball of Milk Street Kitchen has a recipe for a fabulous banana bread, one of the best I have ever tasted!

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My Last Supper: The Next Course

Ask 50 famous chefs this tantalizing question: What would be your last meal on earth? You will be intrigued at many of the answers. How would you respond?

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Lost Recipes from Marion Cunningham

Marion Cunningham, who died in 2012 at the age of 90, was an enthusiastic advocate for home cooks and a mentor to many chefs.

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Classic Scandinavian Cooking

Classic Scandinavian Cooking by the great Nika Hazelton contains more than 200 recipes that will let you travel to Scandinavia without leaving your kitchen.

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The Dione Lucas Meat and Poultry Cookbook

Dione Lucas was the first woman to host her own cooking show on American television. I love her easy and fabulous pork chops from this cookbook.

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