Monthly Archives: December 2017

Top 10 Posts of 2017 at the Nest

Wow! It’s been quite a year.  Much of the last 12 months has been spent striving to be kind and brave, learning new things, and trying not to suck. Like most of you, I’ve had both challenges and victories, gains and losses, happy days and sad days. I’ve had experiences […] Read more…

Have a Fondue Party at Home

Fondue-Party

Our family used to have fondue a lot. It was a 70’s thing to do. We had the fancy copper pot, the cool can of blue fire and all those awesome fondue forks.  I always used the one with the baby blue handle. Back then, we only ate cheese fondue. […] Read more…

Easy Creamy Creme Brulee

Ask me to tell you what my favorite desserts are and I will most definitely say homemade vanilla ice cream, old fashioned banana pudding,  coconut pound cake, gooey chocolatey brownies and creme brulee. I get creme brulee anytime I can and have had some yummy ones here and there. They […] Read more…

Panera Style Creamy Tomato Soup

  I am in love with the Creamy Tomato Soup at Panera. There. I said it. I will also admit the same thing on behalf of my dad.  And my mom. Fine…we all have a crush on the soup. About three years ago, at my dad’s request, I began a quest […] Read more…

White Clam Sauce