Fall Colors

For a few months, I was doing a pretty good job of planning my posts in advance and getting a little bit ahead of schedule.  But now I find myself behind the eight ball again.  It’s not that I’ve run out of ideas – I know the next few recipes I want to share – Read More →

The Sardine Room

The Sardine Room opened in downtown Plymouth in the spring of 2012.  It was very well received, being named one of the top 10 new metro Detroit restaurants of 2012 by the Detroit Free Press.  Still, it took me nearly three years to check it out – and only after being urged by one of my Read More →


Last weekend, the 20th Annual Great Lakes Chili Cookoff was supposed to take place in downtown Plymouth.  So I was planning to feature that in my blog this week.  But unfortunately the event was cancelled a few weeks ago amid some controversy.  So I decided to post my own chili recipe instead. Truthfully, I shouldn’t call this my Read More →

Coffee Cake

Hard to believe it is October already!  But I’m not complaining because fall is my favorite time of the year.  I love the cool, crisp weather and it usually inspires me to cook or bake more often.  At least certain things that just seem to taste better this time of year. Enter this coffee cake. Read More →

Fall Festival

Last weekend was the 60th Annual Fall Festival of Plymouth.  This is a wonderful community event that has taken place since 1956.  The festival provides an opportunity for civic groups and non-profit community organizations to raise money.  To learn more about the history of this event, please visit the Plymouth Fall Festival Website. Although the Read More →