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Kid-Friendly Oscars Party {and Mojito Mocktail}

February 24th, 2012 · 5 Comments

Sure, I may not have seen many of this year’s Academy Award nominated films, but there’s no reason to let kids keep us from celebrating Oscar night. Most kids are natural performers, after all — so invite some friends over, let the kids walk the red carpet (complete with parents-as-paparazzi, of course), and make some […]

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Tags: cooking with kids · global flavors · party menus

Herb and Fruit Cocktails

May 14th, 2008 · 4 Comments

The fresh tastes of early summer are equally good in cocktails as they are in meals … here are some of my favorite beverages so far this summer. Rhubarb Mojito To make a pitcher, muddle 2 limes and a handful of fresh mint at the bottom. Add 2 c rhubarb syrup, 2 cups rum, ice […]

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Tags: drinks · for grownups only · recipes