• Appetizers

    Who Will Make the Cut?

    The time has arrived to find out who is good enough to be in the big showdown we call Superbowl.  This is a big weekend at my house, even if my team failed to make it. ...
    January 22, 2016 359 0
  • Editors Picks

    Salad Bar You Say?

    Ok, January is always the hardest month for me.  I mean, I am “fluffy” from gorging at the holidays, I am cold, and I could blend in with the snow.  Now, I can’t change two of...
    January 22, 2016 1181 0
  • Beer Wine and Spirits

    They Came in Like a Disco Ball

    The New Year brings new tastes, or in this case, “funky” flavors of the past.  Disco was a social phenomenon in the 70s.  Saturday Night Fever and late nights at the dance club is where everyone...
    January 22, 2016 479 0
  • Impress Me

    Not Your Mamma’s Stemware

    One of the things I absolutely love is craft beer.  I am always searching for new flavors and interesting bottles, which often times is the decision maker. What? I am a girl you know.  I have...
    January 22, 2016 475 0
  • Highlight

    Bring on the Layers

    If you are wondering about the perfect gift for coworkers, neighbors, or friends…why not cookies!!!  Now you could make them yourself, or you can give them a gift of making their own.  It is so hard...
    December 3, 2015 420 0
  • Beer Wine and Spirits

    Drink Your Sweet

    At holiday parties, everyone strives to make the best cocktail.  The season of cheer and cookies is no different.  So if you prefer to drink your cookies, this is the time.  I love how mixologists can...
    December 3, 2015 446 0
  • Cool Recipes

    To Spritz or Not to Spritz

    Ok, keeping up with our cookie them, we cannot leave out the infamous classic, the spritz cookie.  I am, personally, not the biggest fan.  When I was a kid it seemed like you needed a gallon...
    December 3, 2015 457 0
  • Millennial Mom

    Tis the Season for Cookies

    My favorite part of Christmas time, as a kid, was baking cookies with my mom.  One Saturday, we would make every cookie under the sun to give out as gifts, I loved it.  I have carried...
    December 3, 2015 512 0
  • Editors Picks

    Back to the Basics

    With organic eating on the rise, many get in a quandary about how to carry that through the holidays and the treats.  It is actually not all that difficult to keep it real during the holidays. ...
    December 3, 2015 480 0
  • Cravings

    What Time is it? It’s Snickerdoodle Time!

    During the holidays, all I ever want is a snickerdoodle.  My family loves them so much; we make them almost every weekend.  However, there is always a debate.  I love the chewy style snickerdoodles and my...
    December 3, 2015 461 0
  • Cool Recipes

    Mini Me

    When I saw Oreo and other cookie favorites make a mini version of the classics, I was overjoyed and thankful.  I love grabbing a bag or cup for the kids so I can eat them on...
    December 3, 2015 386 0
  • Impress Me

    Locked Out

    Oh my, my, my…a cookie jar that locks you out!!!  Who would have thought?  During this holiday season, I can tell you this, I need one now before I become a balloon.  This gadget called Kitchen...
    December 3, 2015 511 0
  • Lets Go Out

    Keep Calm and Get Your Bakery On

    For those of us that are far too busy to shop for ingredients and slave over a stove to get our cookie fix, local bakeries comes to the rescue.  In SoCal, we have sooooo many choices...
    December 3, 2015 413 0
  • Highlight

    Not My Mess This Year

    Now, at this point, I would love to throw my hands in the air and say, “let’s just go out.”  I know there are many of us who do just that.  Whether you eat in or...
    November 19, 2015 426 0
  • Beer Wine and Spirits

    This May Contain Wine

    All over the internet and Facebook, I have been seeing a huge fall sangria trend.  I absolutely love sangria in the summertime, so refreshing and crisp.  When I saw the creations online, I was floored that...
    November 19, 2015 516 0
  • Cool Recipes

    Goble, Goble…Oink, Oink

    The two most famous proteins that make an appearance on Thanksgiving are turkey and ham.  I am personally in love with glazed ham any day of the year, but I reach for both on Thanksgiving Day. ...
    November 19, 2015 535 0
  • Extra Wonderful Cravings

    Time to Get Our Cranberry On

    One thing we have always seen on the table is the cranberry sauce to accompany the turkey.  Well for me, I was always freaked out about the jelly that was still in the shape of a...
    November 19, 2015 430 0
  • Cool Recipes

    Turduck-What?

    Turducken is a dish consisting of a deboned chicken stuffed into a deboned duck, stuffed into a deboned turkey. Outside of the United States, it is known as a Three Bird Roast. Gooducken is a traditional...
    November 19, 2015 531 0
  • Extra Wonderful Cravings

    Don’t Forget the Kiddos

    Now, usually, Edgyplate uses The Scene to highlight the most wonderful drinks the adult beverage industry has to offer, but since Thanksgiving is about family…we can’t leave the kid’s out.  When I was a kid, we...
    November 19, 2015 445 0
  • Food on the Fly

    Pick Me Up

    If you want to have dinner at home, but do not want the hassle of cooking it, ordering your feast is a great option.  Albertsons, if ordered in advance, offers a spectacular feast for every head...
    November 19, 2015 447 0