DEVOUR AND DIVINE : Cider Poached Pears

Ah- my friends, you have been so patient with me. I’ve been consumed with establishing my Umi Kitchen, “Kate’s Autumn Feast” and so I have admittedly neglected this space. The menu is glorious, I hope you visit the Umi site or download the app, or even better – if you live in the NYC area…

DEVOUR AND DIVINE : Blueberry French Toast Monkey Bread

This easy monkey bread recipe bakes in a french toast flavored pudding dotted with blueberries.

Grown-Up Fruit Punch

This is turned out to be so much more than I expected. Not sure what else to say about it except to describe the occasion of its making. First note : It’s completely up to you if you add alcohol – it doesn’t suffer with or without it. I forgot the seltzer, and didn’t notice,…