Cooking the Books: Weber’s Big Book of Grilling

I’ve been meaning for some time to tell y’all about my personal 2012 cooking challenge. I have quite a few cookbooks and yet I cook from them so rarely. Many of them I have read numerous times but still have never been impelled to do more than cook the same two or three recipes that [Read More...]

Quick Review: My Life in France by Julia Child and Alex Prud’Homme

My Life in France is the charming and fascinatingly told story of Julia Child and her husband living in France. What elevates this beyond the usual food/life memoir is Child’s telling of the whole picture, not just the food oriented moments. Yes, the food is there. After all, we are in France, n’est-ce pas? And [Read More...]