2 Valentine’s Day Coats to Impress or Make ‘Em Jealous

By Libbie Summers Assisted by David Dempsey February really is just about the only month of the year that warrants a heavier outer layer when stepping outside in Savannah. So, the layer better be something special.  Here are two of my favorite coats of the season. One is super girly and one is…well, to die for!... Read More »

HOT Hot Chocolate Cookies

Recipe and Styling by Libbie Summers Photography by Chia Chong Chocolate cookies with a kick in the ass. Could there be a more perfect way to say “I love you”? HOT Hot Chocolate Cookies (cinnamon and heat laced dark chocolate cookies) Makes 18 (3-inch) cookies What you need: 8 ounces dark chocolate, chopped ¾ cup all-purpose... Read More »

Julia’s Mousse Au Chocolate

Original Recipe by Julia Child adapted from Mastering the Art of French Cooking Photography by Chia Chong Adapted Recipe and Styling by Libbie Summers I own over two hundred cookbooks. I covet two. The author of both is Julia Child. Mousse Au Chocolate (a traditional French chocolate dessert) serves 6-8 What you need: 6 ounces bittersweet chocolate, chopped 6 ounces... Read More »

Meringue Heart Cookies

By Libbie Summers Assisted by David Dempsey Video editing by Candace Brower I love a meringue cookie especially for a beginning baker, because they are very forgiving. You can color, shape and flavor them in any way. Basically, you can’t screw them up.  For these Valentine’s Day treats (that my husband LOVES), I chose a heart... Read More »

DIY: Meringue Heart Cookies Video

By Libbie Summers Assisted by David Dempsey Video Editing by Candace Brower A fun step by step video that shows just how easy it is to make the best Valentine’s Day treat…that’s super pretty. Because if it isn’t pretty, I’d rather not make it. Get the written recipe HERE! Read More »