Catering by Linda

Food in the Public Eye

January 3rd, 2015

With the continued growth and popularity of social media, there seem to be more recipes and food-related articles making their way across my computer screen. Seemingly, all foodies have blogs, all ingredients come with recipe suggestions, and all good restaurant recipes are vulnerable to scrutiny and replication. I am certainly not complaining; just this past […]

Comfort Food

October 21st, 2014

Perhaps it’s the cold nights, the fact that we just lit the season’s first fire in our wood stove, or my craving for grilled cheese and tomato soup… SOMETHING is causing me to think about comfort food. I just created November’s menu, and it reflects my thoughts with its slow-roasted ribs, mashed potatoes, bisque, and […]

Fun with New Toys!

September 10th, 2014

He who dies with the most toys wins, right? I recently acquired some new toys, and I am taking them with me when I go! This Summer, I purchased a “chocolate fork.” Though I would have been just as happy with a fork used to EAT the chocolate, this fork is custom-built for breaking mega-bars […]

What Makes Everything Better?

February 4th, 2014

  Like a mother’s kiss on her child’s boo-boo, some things just make other things magically better. I could end this post right here with a few “magical” ingredients that make everything better. The list would include Whipped Cream, Raspberries, Peanut Butter, Chocolate, Butter, and Bacon for starters. These are some of the Foods that […]

Food Pantry Musings

January 5th, 2014

My girls prompted my musings today. It’s rainy and cool in CT, and they were in the mood to “make something.” They went on Pinterest and typed in “Desserts” (Epicurious of ┬áthe Teenage World?) and found a recipe for Chocolate Scotcharoos that they deemed “delicious.” Then the questions began. Girls: “Do we have any Rice […]

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