Welcome to Scenes!

  In terms of blogging, Scenes actually came before Cuisines. Since 2011, I’ve been sending family and friends almost-daily travel reports with photos whenever Don and I went on a major trip. The email address list kept growing and reached close to 100 names. When I decided to combine my love of food and travelRead more

Gorgonzola Pistachio Shortbread

Gorgonzola Pistachio Shortbreads–These

These tangy Gorgonzola pistachio shortbread “cookies” are the perfect appetizer to nibble with a glass of wine. A touch of cayenne gives them a hint of heat, and lemon zest brightens up the flavors. Around this time of year I go into baking marathon mode and have fun in the kitchen, making an assortment of goodies to share withRead more