Grand Chocolate Chip Hazelnut Cookies: On the challenge of simple things

It’s been many many months since my last post, mostly because I was trying to keep afloat during a house remodeling project that threatened to drown me every single day.  My personal dislike of large expenditures of cash, conversations with too many people, and codes and processes unfamiliar needing to be navigated daily put me … Read more

Cucumber Tea Sandwiches

If any of you fine folks are following me on Instagram, I shared a while back that for Christmas, my husband gifted me a beautiful white teapot. Inside the teapot was an invitation to Afternoon Tea at The Grand America Hotel in downtown Salt Lake City (about 20 minutes from our home). We got all dressed up, … Read more