Category Archives: Food

Bloody Mary Bar complete with Bacon Swizzle Sticks…

Whatta concept! A friend had a ‘Girls’ Night Out” sort of brunch today, featuring a Bloody Mary bar all set up with lots of different garnishes and concoctions to be made. The best part (to me) was that she commissioned… Continue reading ⟩⟩

Homemade orange juice!

After collecting a ton of oranges from our backyard, we made homemade orange juice yesterday — the girls were amazed that all you had to do is squeeze the oranges and voila! It was perfect — just juice right from… Continue reading ⟩⟩


I told the girls that if they let me sleep until 7am, I’d make them pancakes. I was SHOCKED that it actually worked! I slept until 7:20!

Thirty Days of Thankfulness, Day 7

I’m thankful for dessert!

Batter Up!

My very dear friend Danielle and her husband Paul own a little cupcake bakery in San Diego, CA. I’m so proud of her and her ability to not only get this business going but to make it the best cupcake… Continue reading ⟩⟩


On a photography forum I belong to, we had a challenge to create a collage describing a recipe – right up my alley! So, the girls and I (and by girls, I mean one helped and the other one just… Continue reading ⟩⟩


A good friend of mine is like this crazy good cook, baker, and gardener. She jarred so much jam from the fruit in her backyard that she had to ‘force’ me to take some home ;) But seriously… I wondered… Continue reading ⟩⟩

IE Food Truck Fest, 2011

I went to a local food truck fest today with my fella and brother, dad, and some good friends. What a cool concept — group all of these AWESOME food trucks all in one location and give people like 50+… Continue reading ⟩⟩