Volcano Love
bourbon / chocolate

Volcano Love

If you are ever in El Castillo, Costa Rica, near Arenal, follow the hand painted road signs to Pizza John’s.  Down a gravel road and through a a garden hedge you will stumble upon some of the best pizza anywhere, ever.  (Including New York, Chicago, and Italy.) We wandered in from the road like strangers … Continue reading


brownies / chocolate / holiday / kahlua

Game Time

Every Lifestyle magazine tells me the same thing: Superbowl=brownies.  Not sure why.  One would think with all the chili/wings/fried chicken/pulled pork sliders with Doritos crushed into the buns/bacon greased everything that dessert would consist of an orange slice or a stomach pump.  But if Martha, et al tell me it is the perfect time for … Continue reading