Recipe Testing & The Personal Chef Approach

Developing and testing recipes is one of my favorite parts of my career. Every recipe is a new blank canvas I get to paint with flavor.  I always find chillier, rainy weather most conducive to the process, so it’s been a productive week.
Jewels dreaming up… Keep Reading »

Sometimes on Sunday’s I Get a Little Sneaky

Sometimes on Sunday’s I shop. I confess, this Sunday is a little bigger spree than normal.
Tatjana and friend in Thailand, 1994
I am planning (shhhhhhh, don’t tell her – I want it to be a surprise) to book a trip to celebrate Tatjana’s upcoming birthday in… Keep Reading »