Food Blogger. Writer. Literature teacher. Follow my adventures as I review CT restaurants and food spots, and try my hand at new recipes.

Mangia! Mangia! at Marisa’s Ristorante

Can you guess what this appetizer is before scrolling down? It was very tasty! After hours spent shoveling our way out of the house and snowblowing the driveway so we could get to our cars only to then have to dig them out, a lunch invitation from a friend sounded just perfect! The upside to […]


Ebelskivers – it’s what’s for breakfast!

Say it with me: Ebelskivers (“able-skeevers”). Essentially bite-sized pancakes, Ebelskivers can be made either plain or filled with sweet or savory ingredients. A traditional Danish snack or dessert, Ebelskivers are often served for Christmas and social gatherings. My cookbook Ebelskivers: Filled Pancakes and Other Mouthwatering Miniatures, by Kevin Crafts, even includes the legend of their […]


Ben and Jerry’s Newest Flavor!

No, your eyes are not deceiving you. Ben and Jerry’s newest, limited edition flavor is here – Cannoli! I LOVE cannolis, they are one of my favorite sweets to indulge in! So you can imagine how excited I was to learn the news. The flavor is a limited edition,which means Ben and Jerry’s flavor locator […]