Dessert

Santa Lucia biscuits

Santa Lucia biscuits

On the 13th December, Scandinavian countries and Italy celebrate Santa Lucia (Saint Lucy), a Christian martyr, who would bring food to people hiding in the catacombs wearing a candle-lit wreath on her head to guide her. Girls in Sweden and Finland celebrate this day baking biscuits, and […]

Summertime sadness dessert

Summertime sadness dessert

Imagine a warm September evening, when summer is coming to an end, but you are still not ready to let go of cutoff shorts and flip flops and the adventures they took you on. As a kid, I would spend August splashing Lake Michigan’s water playing […]

#sugarban: how we survived a month without sugar

#sugarban: how we survived a month without sugar

Have you ever considered yourself addicted to sugar? For years now I’ve been telling Danny he’s probably diabetic and he should see a doctor about it. He often complains his vision is blurry, he’s always hungry, and he drinks a lot… all symptoms that belong […]