Easter Treats

On Thursday, April 9th, 2009, Great Day St Louis aired the second segment of my Easter & Passover recipes. This time I created a bunny cupcake that I am sure the kids will love. I hope that you enjoy the video segment. Wishing all of you a very Happy...

Great Day St Louis

Great Day St Louis

Yesterday I had the priveledge of having the folks from Great Day St Louis come out to my home to film me cooking a recipe for Easter and Passover. I had a lot of fun. I prepared two dishes that will be featured on Great Day St Louis this...

Have you heard of the Peppadew?

So I consider myself to be very familiar with new foods that come out but until yesterday I had not heard of the Peppadew. I was having some friends over for dinner and decided to just pick up some mixed nuts at The Wine and Cheese Place a shop that...

Share Our Strength

HELP END CHILDHOOD HUNGER! From now until December 31, 2009 I will donate 10% of the fees for my “At Home with Vicki Bensinger”, In-Home Culinary Classes for children to Share Our Strength’s Great American Bake Sale. To schedule a class for your child whether it be a private...

Bizarre Foods

Bizarre Foods

Last night before turning out the lights my husband and I watched “Bizarre Foods” on The Travel Channel. I had never seen this show before and have to say by the time it was over I headed to the bathroom to take a couple of Tums. The host of...

Fresh Fruit and Fresh Fruit Juices

Fresh Fruit and Fresh Fruit Juices

With spring almost here I find myself purchasing more fresh fruit to store in my refrigerator and in a bowl on my kitchen table. This morning as I was getting ready to eat an orange I thought back on all those oranges I ate as a child, never once...

Grapes and Your Pet

Grapes and Your Pet

I use to have this wonderful chocolate lab that I absolutely adored that loved to play with grapes. He use to throw them up in the air and roll around on them but never ate them. Of course if he had it wouldn’t have mattered to me, until now!...

Grapes and your Pet

Grapes and your Pet

I use to have this wonderful chocolate lab that absolutely loved to play with grapes. Funny thing is he never ate them but if he had it wouldn’t have mattered to me at least not until now! Today I read this article and couldn’t believe what I was reading....