Pumpkin and Asparagus Quiche

Pumpkin and Asparagus Quiche

(Skip to the Recipe) I took the dog for a walk the other day.  I promised him if he read his book for 10 minutes I’d take him to the beach.  I believe he heard, “blah blah blah, sit, stay, beach.”  I got the shot and that’s all that mattered.  We live about 5 minutes… 

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Food Blogging Tips – Good Books

Food Styling by Delores Custer

During a casual chat with a Twitter friend, she asked me what helped me the most in nurturing Orgasmic Chef.  It didn’t take me very long to say, “I have three books that combined are the bible for me.” She was surprised that I would mention hard copy books rather than websites and asked what… 

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Apple Cinnamon Fritters

Apple Cinnamon Fritters

I have been craving apple fritters for months and every time I get in the mood I’ve been missing one ingredient or another.  When I got up early this morning, all the planets were in alignment and fritters were going to happen. Apple fritters are normally an Autumn dish for me and I must confess… 

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Pavlova with Whipped Cream and Blueberries

blueberry pavlova

(Skip to the Recipe) Before I get to the recipe, remember me telling you about Charlie Louie from Hotly Spiced and her series on paying it forward?  I think that’s such a wonderful thing to do.  She’s been making recipes from every blog she features.  I won’t step on her thunder but I want to… 

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Sous Vide Caramelised Onions

French Onion Soup

The other day, Charlie Louie from Hotly Spiced made my asparagus and potato tart and wrote about our friendship.  I was really moved by that and was determined to pass on the love.  I think we all should.   Helping someone else always ends up with good karma.  So often you see grumbling on blogs, trolls… 

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