More Driving in the Highlands of Scotland

Just back from another trip to Scotland, here’s another installment of driving in the Highlands of Scotland—on the left. Our driving was confined to the Isle of Mull. And I mean confined. It’s not very big, though at thirty miles long with nearly 300 miles of coastline, it’s the second largest of the Hebrides islands. There … More More Driving in the Highlands of Scotland

Recipe: Cauliflower Cheese and Whisky

Another recipe from my upcoming companion cookbook to Love Inherited—Cauliflower Cheese and Whisky. View the two previously previewed recipes, Scottish Shortbread and Crusty No-Knead Bread. CAULIFLOWER CHEESE AND WHISKY Never has cauliflower been so soused. Though there does seem to be rather a lot of various types of alcohol in this cookbook, the alcohol cooks out … More Recipe: Cauliflower Cheese and Whisky

To Baby Boomer Women

Part review, part discourse on the topic at hand, here’s what I thought of Anna Quindlen’s bestseller. Ordinarily, I’m not a fan of nonfiction, but Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake is worth a read. Quindlen writes with candor about the experience of growing up and growing old(er) as a Baby Boomer woman. A confused generation of … More To Baby Boomer Women