Television for Foodies

Television for Foodies

There is so much television for foodies on these days that can be so inspiring. It doesn’t matter if you like to cook or just eat, the shows are still fun to watch and can be quite informative as well. I take tons of inspiration from the shows for my own cooking at home as well as learning about new … Continue Reading →
Father’s Day Gifts for the Foodie Dad

Father’s Day Gifts for the Foodie Dad

So last week I shared some Father’s Day tech gifts but not all dad’s are into technology. For this week how about some great Father’s Day gift ideas for all those dads who love to cook. Yep, those Foodie Dads are out there and they love getting new tools to help them create amazing meals for their family. Here are … Continue Reading →
Must Have Thanksgiving Cooking Essentials

Must Have Thanksgiving Cooking Essentials

Are you cooking Thanksgiving dinner this year? Now is the time to check your cooking items to make sure you have all the Thanksgiving essentials you will need to prepare your feast. You may have some of these items but look at the condition and see if it is time to replace them with newer kitchen tools. If it is … Continue Reading →
Cooking With Your Kids #Infographic

Cooking With Your Kids #Infographic

This week’s infographic was delivered straight to my inbox by one of my favorite brands, Cabot Cheese. This one is great because it shares ideas on how to get your kids involved in the kitchen. Not only does this create family time together but you also are teaching skills everyone needs and getting kids involved with meal preparation can make … Continue Reading →
Easy Low Country Shrimp Boil Recipe

Easy Low Country Shrimp Boil Recipe

  Hubby loves to cook in his cast iron Dutch oven outside so he is always tagging me in recipes to see if I would want to try this or that. A few weeks ago he had come across a low country shrimp boil and really wanted to try it. Of course, when it was time to cook he couldn’t … Continue Reading →
Onions: how and when to use which variety

Onions: how and when to use which variety

Photo source: Adapted (added title) from “Night Onions” by Katherine Sharpe on Flickr When I first got married the only onion I cooked with was the dried onion flakes you find in the spice aisle. I did this because it was easy (no chopping, no tears) and because I feared biting into a piece of onion in cooked food. Ugh! … Continue Reading →
Hubby's Homemade Jalapeno Jelly

Hubby's Homemade Jalapeno Jelly

Hi, this is Hubby. I thought I share with you how I make homemade jalapeno jelly. When I was little I helped my grandma with her canning and I have happy memories of that time so about a year ago I decided to give canning a try myself. Along with canning and making jellies, I like processing my own foods … Continue Reading →
Join me at the #FreshFinds Twitter Party!

Join me at the #FreshFinds Twitter Party!

This time of year many of us are doing a lot of entertaining. Save Mart and Lucky Supermarkets are here to help with fresh ingredients, special offers, and great ideas to help you be a wonderful host. Join our #FreshFinds Twitter party for helpful tips and ideas plus a chance to win $500 in gift cards. I love entertaining myself … Continue Reading →
Cooking at AllRecipes.com with Windows Phone

Cooking at AllRecipes.com with Windows Phone

One of the surprises in Seattle was visiting the AllRecipes.com headquarters! (Disclosure: I received this trip as part of my work with Microsoft and Windows – opinions are my own) I have been a user of AllRecipes for years. We had a great time learning about tech related items and of course, food! We were welcomed with open arms and … Continue Reading →