Rhubarb pie

“We must have a pie. Stress cannot exist in the presence of a pie.”    I look forward all year to the time the rhubarbs are in season. This year was quite a challenge. I remember the times, when going to the market you’d see some elderly ladies selling them. I literally almost climbed the…

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Carrot cake

Large, naked raw carrots are acceptable as food only to those who lie in hutches eagerly awaiting Easter. ~Fran Lebowitz For anyone, who is not too big of a fan of big, creamy, heavy and frosted cakes, this one is a perfect choice for the Christmas table. And there’s always an option to add some…

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Rum baba

“Anybody who believes that a way to a man’s heart is through his stomach flunked geography.” ~Robert Byrne   Easter is one of the most important family gatherings to me and my family. As important as Christmas. All of the other celebrations come second – well maybe birthdays being an exception. I’m so happy we…

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