Valentine’s Day holds a special place in Ricki Carroll’s heart. If you have been to her workshops, you have met her sweetie, Jamie (otherwise known as “he who builds everything, fixes anything, sings like an angel and is cute to boot!”). For Valentine’s Day, Ricki believes there is no better gift for your sweetie than a plate of Coeur a la Crème, smothered in succulent
Ricki and her youngest daughter, Sarah This workshop happened in 2010. To see an album of pictures from Ricki’s singing events – click here. For info about registering for current workshops, e-mail Ricki at firstname.lastname@example.org. From Ricki: Here is another part of my life’s joys- I have been singing with a chorus for about 8 years now and hosting many gatherings involving song in Ashfield.
By Jo at Hands Free Cooking (Many thanks to Joanna Miles for sharing this article with us.) A couple months ago, I wrote about my attempts to make burrata, an artisan Italian cheese that is delicious and nearly impossible to find in stores. It’s a close cousin of mozzarella, with an outer shell of cheese surrounding a sweet, rich filling of mozzarella curds and cream.