What’s New in Grilling?

I’m always looking for new gadgets or ways to make cooking a snap. After reading about these I had to share with all of you. I haven’t received these yet but my order is in. FireWire Flexible Grilling Skewers, professional-grade grilling skewers that are as practical as they are...

Happy 4th of July!

Happy 4th of July!

This 4th of July what are you cooking? Share your menu and recipes with everyone that views my blog. We’d love to hear from you. Believe it or not I’m in the mountains right now where the clouds have recently rolled in and the temperature is in the 50s....

Food Lover’s Companion

I’ve been cooking for years and love to pick up as much reading material as I can to learn more about food and cooking. However, the one book that has become a bible to me is the Food Lover’s Companion. If you love to cook or even if you’re...

Ice Cold Lemonade

Today the heat index went up to 115 degrees. It was so unbearably hot that all I wanted to do was stay indoors. However, I did make the mistake of taking my dogs out for a brief walk around our subdivision. They came in and plopped down on top...

Parkmoor Restaurant

Today is the 20th anniversary of when my father passed away, one month before my daughter was born. Although it’s not a happy occasion I found myself thinking back and remembering all the wonderful things about him and the things that made me laugh. Back in those days people...

Hot Days, Cool Drinks!

Hot Days, Cool Drinks!

Today the temperature with the heat index is 105 degrees. I’ve barely made it outside today, not even to hit the swimming pool or take my dogs to swim. It’s just unbearable. However, I did have to take my dogs for a walk and after they ate dinner we...

Fourth of July Celebrations!

Well I hope everyone had a wonderful Father’s Day. If you prepared my Sea Bass with Strawberry Orange Salsa, I’m hoping that it was a huge success and those that you prepared it for loved it. Independence Day is just 12 days away. When my kids were younger we...

Father’s Day & Summer Celebrations!

Summer officially starts this Sunday – Father’s Day. The temperature is getting hotter and the air is more humid. If you’re the one to cook in your household chances are you’re grilling or making lighter, healthier meals. If you have children there’s a good chance they are off and...