Food & drink

Recipe: Bourbon Balls, Rum Balls

November 14, 2013

I first ran this post back in my early days of blogging when my mom was practically the only one who read my posts. I’m re-running it now because the recipe came from my mom, so its first iteration was kind of pointless. Now maybe one or two other readers will be able to enjoy […]

The Unhealthy Truth (with giveaway) and why I’m on alert for frankenfood

September 6, 2011

Along with some other writers, I was invited to lunch one day in July with a woman named Robyn O’Brien, founder of AllergyKids, for an event sponsored by Stonyfield Yogurt  — which, to its credit, seemed mostly interested in getting Robyn’s word out and not so much in promoting its product. I had no idea […]

Balls. Bourbon Balls.

October 28, 2008

(Lori’s Childhood Trivia is below the recipe part of the post.) Emma is hosting a recipe exchange for the holidays. I’m getting my entry in early because, well, when you see how yummy these are, you’re going to want to have a batch on hand from now through, oh, Halloween 2009. Emma has asked us […]

Get thee to a liquor store…

August 21, 2007

…so you can make this fabulous end-of-summer dessert. Buy a bottle of Limoncello. It’s $15-$20, but it will last you awhile. And stop at the grocery store for some raspberry sherbet And either fresh or frozen raspberries (I’ve had trouble with the fresh, for inevitably there is a moldy one hidden by the packaging.) Also, […]