Get Minted for the Holidays {Plus, a Giveaway!}

Gifting and Decorating with Minted.com for the Holidays | FoodforMyFamily.com

I’m gifting and giving with Minted.com this holiday season, which definitely means New Years cards, personalized art, calendars, and, of course, a giveaway for you. I’m going to tell you a secret. It’s December 18th, and I still haven’t mailed my holiday cards. From LAST year. That’s right. I haven’t mailed the cards that I […]

Langoustine with Saffron Vanilla Tarragon Cream Sauce

Langoustine with Saffron Vanilla Cream Sauce recipe | FoodforMyFamily.com

An entertaining-ready recipe for langoustine in a beurre blanc style saffron- and vanilla-flavored cream sauce with fresh tarragon to serve over saffron rice with Nielsen-Massey Vanilla. I have partnered with Nielsen-Massey to develop a savory vanilla dish and was compensated for my work. Opinions, words, ramblings all my own. Winter is nearly here. Each night […]

Meyer Lemon Cottage Cheese Sugar Cookies

Meyer Lemon Cottage Cheese Sugar Cookie Recipe | FoodforMyFamily.com

A Meyer lemon curd- and zest-infused cottage cheese cookie recipe inspired by Berlins’ke pechyvo and Eastern European cheese-style cookies I grew up with tucked into Christmas tins. These are rich with bursts of lemon, crisp and chewy at the same time. Friday I stood in a church, light gleaming from skylights across my grandmother’s casket, […]

Dressed Arugula and Crisped Prosciutto Egg Sandwich: Build a Better Breakfast Sandwich

Dressed Arugula and Crisped Prosciutto Egg Sandwich recipe: Build a Better Breakfast Sandwich | FoodforMyFamily.com

This breakfast sandwich recipe combines champagne vinaigrette dressed arugula, crisped prosciutto, fried eggs, and plenty of cheese all on a toasted bun. It’s better than your standard muffin + cheese + egg + ham and worth all the minutes you spent dreaming it up under the covers. I dream of being a morning person, waking […]