Eyes Wide Shut Bread

by Libbie Summers Photography by Chia Chong Sometimes you can see more clearly with your eyes closed. Eyes closed, a bite of a hot dog with the works and I’m an adolescent again, sitting on the bleachers at Wrigley Field. Close my eyes and a bite of a fried pork tenderloin sandwich takes me... Read More »

2 Fabulous Flatbread Recipes

by Libbie Summers Photography by Chia Chong Flat breads are an easy intro into bread baking. Somehow, even if you think they aren’t going to work out…they always do! Here are two of my favorites. Flat-chested Flat Bread (grilled, sweet, spicy, + cheesy) yields 8 A training bread, if you will. A soft, chewy,... Read More »

Bread Art

by Libbie Summers Assisted by David Dempsey A little food coloring, a brush and pieces of bread will have you rethinking your sandwiches! Try this fun idea for a sandwich party or a simple edible message in your child’s lunch! Read More »

Skier Barbie Loves Bean Soup

By Libbie Summers Assisted by David Dempsey “There’s nothing I like better than having a big bowl of bean soup after a day on the bunny hill.” –Barbie in St. Moritz, 1962 Get 4 of Barbie’s favorite bean soup recipes HERE!!   Read More »

Rabbit Cassoulet

By Libbie Summers Photography by Chia Chong It wouldn’t be bean week without at least attempting a cassoulet recipe. This one is my favorite for beginner cassoulet makers.                                                    ... Read More »