Sucre Macaron Giveaway

sucre macarons

The last time I visited New Orleans, in between guzzling from size-of-my-arm souvenir hurricane cups and chowing down on muffuletta sandwiches, I made it my business to eat the macarons at Sucre. They’re famous. Mother Oprah herself had raved about them, and that was certainly enough motivation for me. Seconds into chewing my first one…

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Simple Kansas City Style Barbecue Sauce

barbecue chicken

Remember my grilling phase?  It was the one I found myself engulfed in just before my “Felicity” phase (still in full swing, by the by), if that helps to jog your memory.  Well, it’s seen quite the resurgence since I got home from San Antonio—where I’d only days before scarfed a serious amount of seriously…

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Arugula Avocado Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette

arugula avocado salad

OK, I admit it; this recipe is simple. It’s light, too, and that whole fluffy-puffy-pile-of-greens state of existence is just generally not for me, because my salads? They rarely weigh less than, oh I don’t know, say, a half-pound cheeseburger? Just a guess. So this fairly dainty plateful is a far cry from the norm….

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