Why I LOVE Vintage Cookbooks

With the opening of my little virtual bookstore HERE I wanted to share with you all why I started collecting vintage cookbooks in the first place, and why there are so special to me.   1.They remind me of a time I never knew. Many people I know were alive in the 60’s and 70’s but I didn’t have that chance,…

Cocotte Shop is UP!

I’ve been talking for a while about a Cocotte Shop, where I could sell my vintage cookbook collection, some cool antique cookery, and maybe even some handmade things. I’m excited to tell you today that the shop is READY! I’m still working on adding some new things, so check back often because I will be growing a lot. So far…

Raising a Puppy: Part 3

Getting the House Ready and Homemade Treats: Once you’ve found your new puppy friend, there’s so much to organize before you can bring them home.   On the night before we went to see our “potential” little sazerac, I cleaned the kitchen like crazy. I took everything off the counters, and set a jar of homemade puppy treats (recipe below)…