Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies

I recently made Food and Wine’s cranberry oatmeal cookies and it was a nice alternative to my chocolate chunk cookie baking rut. These would also be good with slivered almonds or pecans, so get creative. FOOD AND WINE’S CRANBERRY OATMEAL COOKIES Recipe via Food and Wine 1 cup dried cranberries hot water, enough to cover […]

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CICF’s Ben Franklin Ambassador Dinner

I was recently asked to be an ambassador for the Ben Franklin funds through the Central Indiana Community Foundation (CICF). Ben Franklin left 1,000 pounds to the people of Boston and another 1,000 pounds to Philadelphia. Each city was required to put this money into a fund to generate interest and support the community over the next […]

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Nada, Indy

I finally went to Nada this week and I am in love. There are two other locations (Cincinnati and Columbus), so while it is a chain, it still feels local. I went with a Statehouse friend, Caryl, because she loves any kind of Mexican food. If guac is on the menu, she has eaten there. […]

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