Please come in for a little chat…

Please come in for a little chat…

I often wish I could sit down and share a treat and some milk with each of you, but I’m not sure I could afford all the butter!  I...

tea party

Tea with Cecilia

Over the past 15 years or so, I have enjoyed high tea at most every tea shop in northern California.  Most of those pretty meals were shared with two good...

chocolate desserts

Pass the Chocolate, Please

Chocolate, chocolate, chocolate… three of my favorite words. Here is an extra sweet collection of some of my favorite chocolate treats.  Do you hear one calling to you? Perfectly...

Chocolate cake with chocolate rocks

Grace’s Birthday Cake

We recently celebrated my oldest daughter’s 7th birthday.  In our house we have “big” parties every other year (last year was Grace’s big year).  This year, we celebrated with a...

Blue and White Easter Cookies

Blue and White Easter Cookies

I’ve always love the combo of blue and white together.. in clothes, home decor, housewares… most anything.  When I saw the April issue of Martha Stewart Living Magazine using...

spring rice kripies pops

Spring Rice Krispies Pops

There is a special place in my heart (or maybe stomach) for Rice Krispies Treats.  They are just so easy and delicious and most every time I make them...