Petite French Almond Cakes

I’d hardly call myself a chef or a cook, but whenever I have some time on my hands, the necessary ingredients in the pantry, and a recipe whets my appetite, I greatly enjoy a chemistry experiment in the kitchen with (hopefully) delicious results. My enjoyable romp in the kitchen last week brought especially tasty treats, […]


How to Make a Honey Oatmeal Mask for Dry Skin

I am by no means the queen of DIY facial treatments, but I have a few tricks up my sleeve. This oatmeal-honey mask is one I just started using this fall, because my skin has been dryer than a British man’s jokes. It’s simple to make and relatively inexpensive, so long as you don’t go […]