campfire 7-layer bar pie

Camp Cooking: Magic Layer Pie

This Magic Layer Pie, which is adapted from the new, revised edition of my camping cookbook, Campfire Cuisine, is super easy to make—you just layer the ingredients into the pan … Read more

Meyer lemon polenta biscuits

Meyer Lemon Polenta Biscuits

Lemon Polenta Biscuits get an addictive, toothsome crunch from the polenta in the dough. Their yellow color is sure to bring a ray of sunshine, too. I just returned from … Read more

mango ice cream in an ice cream maker and the author's neice helping

Mango Coconut Ice Cream Dreams

A few months ago, when my sweet little niece was around two-and-a-half, my mother and I took her to one of Mom’s favorite candy shops here in San Francisco. She … Read more

Coconut Avocado Ice Cream

If you’re a friend of mine, or a former co-worker, or just about any acquaintance I’ve dined with at a pot-luck party, there’s a very good chance you’ve tried my … Read more