Fannie Farmer’s Pork Chops and Apple Rings

I’m back! After more than a month being at my parent’s house in Massachusetts I have finally returned to my tiny Brooklyn apartment. It has been nice being spoiled by my mom who is a great cook, so I must admit I felt some trepidation returning to my little galley kitchenette. The first night I…

Apple Muffins

As you can see by Summer’s recent bridal shower update, it’s been a busy week for me. And I have a backlog of recipes to post!

Pete’s Scotch Pancakes

The mother of all pancakes. I don’t think I’ve ever had Bisquick in my life (unless a diner snuck it it). I grew up on these – my dad’s pancakes. Many Sunday mornings Nikki and I would wake up to the smell of bacon wafting up the old creaky stairs. We’d get up and head…

Brie, Apple, and Arugula Quesadillas

 I really did not know what to expect making this. It sounded good – but I was still a little scared. I love apples, and somehow the idea of mixing apple slices with cheese was a little… egh. However, it was delicious! I would suggest it for a fancy brunch. We had it for dinner…