Cooking with Spice Madam

Need more Cookie cooking videos in your life?

by Cookie on 01/16/2015

So..I’m back to making cooking videos! I’ll be making videos for my startup, Spice Madam – a spice box subscription service. This time I’ve got an awesome co-host and someone else holding

Spice Madam Morocco Kit

Welcome to Spice Madam

by Cookie on 11/21/2014

Hello long time Cookie Loves readers! You’ve been cooking and eating along with me for years and I’ve so appreciated your audience to my cooking shenanigans. It’s been quiet on | Lamb Braised Soup au Pistou

Braised Lamb Soupe au Pistou

by Cookie on 08/15/2014

I hosted a dinner recently and wanted to take my guests to the south of France with the meal. My research lead me to a quintessential Provencal dish called Soupe

Hainanese Poached Chicken & Rice |

Hainanese Poached Chicken & Rice

by Cookie on 05/30/2014

This dish is all about the unadorned, un-adulterated taste of great chicken, so it’s very important to pick a high quality, preferably free-range chicken. Free range chicken meat tends to


Cookie Loves…Entrepreneurs: Val’s Cheesecakes

by Cookie on 05/19/2014

  A few months ago, I was picking up my veggie co-op bundle at Urban Acres, and, as is common, there was a local vendor, Val, giving out samples at

Quick Shrimp Ball & Kale Soup

Quick Shrimp Ball & Kale Soup

by Cookie on 05/07/2014

  This is a super fast, easy, healthy weeknight meal I just made up. You can sub any green in there for the kale. I would recommend napa cabbage for

Grapefruit, Avocado, Arugula Salad |

Grapefruit, Avocado, Arugula Salad with Pan Seared Fish

by Cookie on 02/11/2014

I’m forever on the quest for The Perfect Bite. This elusive experience is that perfect single bite of a dish that allows you to experience every flavor, texture, sensation available | Apple Cider Vinegar Braised Chicken Thighs with Crispy Skin

Apple Cider Vinegar Braised Chicken Thighs with Crispy Skin

by Cookie on 01/30/2014

I’m speaking out today in defense of thighs. Chicken thighs. If you are uninitiated, you are missing out on the most flavorful, juicy, delicious part of the humble chicken! Sure,

My PRK/Lasik Experience |

My PRK/Lasik Experience

by Cookie on 01/21/2014

*Edit* Use this link for 10% off your surgery with LasikPlus Today is one month exactly since I got PRK surgery done on my eyes, so I figured it was | Curry Lemon Roasted Cauliflower

Curry Lemon Roasted Cauliflower

by Cookie on 01/17/2014

Cauliflower is the oft overlooked cousin of vibrant broccoli. It’s pale appearance and inoffensive blandness have spent too long cowering the shadows of your plate in its quiet, limply translucent