Lil’ Leenie’s Raisin’ The Bars & Cookies

Posted by on Aug 18, 2016

Lil’ Leenie’s Raisin’ The Bars & Cookies

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Welcome to L’s Kitchen

Posted by on Sep 15, 2010

Welcome to L’s Kitchen

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Let Them Eat Cake!

Posted by on Aug 16, 2016

Let Them Eat Cake!

In June 2013, I decided to take a cake decorating class. Several years prior, my sister Judy taught me how to decorate cakes, but I decided to take a class to fine-tune my techniques, such as creating roses. Plus, where better to be in the hot, humid New York summer than inside a wonderfully air-conditioned room where neither I, nor the newly decorated treats, could wilt! A week or two after the class started my very dear friend, Bryan, asked me to be his “best groomswoman” for his August wedding in Vegas. He...

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8 Business Strategies Learned from Trick-or-Treating

Posted by on Oct 18, 2015

8 Business Strategies Learned from Trick-or-Treating

As an avid Trick-or-Treater in the 1970’s through early 80’s, and as an Entrepreneurial Chef in the 2010’s, I now see the great business strategies I learned from trick-or-treating: 1. We were never afraid to knock on closed doors. Every new door approached held great excitement and mystery. When we came to a door where nobody answered, did we call it quits and go home? No! We may have grumbled a bit, but we kept going! We knocked on the next door and the one after that and so on. Business...

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Food Photography

Posted by on May 27, 2015

Food Photography

“Prior to becoming a chef, I had worked in advertising for over 14 years. I had shelved my life in advertising completely until my dear friend Cari Anderson, suggested that I venture into food photography. It is so much fun and combines the best of both careers in that I not only get to prepare the food, but I’m also able to plate it and then photograph it. My photos have appeared in Organic Gardening Magazine, Amazon.com, Food Innovations and CarlsonLabs.com.” Carson Labs Recipe...

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