Cookies In A Jar - A Perfect Gift Idea

I love the idea of giving gifts in Mason Jars. I think it is so unique and creative. With the holidays quickly approaching, I thought I would share with you three EASY Cookie in a Jar Recipes that you can be create in no time. Who doesn’t love cookies, right? Especially when they are gifted to you. These make perfect gifts for any time of year, but especially during the holidays. Plus, they are inexpensive and easy to make....more

Peppermint Hot Chocolate Cookies

Pot Roast Chicken


Eating our way through Edinburgh

EATING OUR WAY THROUGH EDINBURGH!!We have arrived safe and sound in Scotland. Flying into Edinburgh on Thursday we have spent the past few days eating our way through Edinburgh!!...more
Sounds like a delicious trip!more


Dear Costco,When we first met, I have to admit I was entranced. You offered so much and so many things, mostly at a discount, in astonishing sizes....more
Ha! Yes, Costco can be kind of a tease. Glad you found it somewhere else.more

Cooking 101

When I was coming of age, I used to experiment in the kitchen.  I watched as both my grandmother, who were born and raised in the south, cooked these large elaborate meals for their families.  I would sit in the kitchen and watch everything they did not know that there was so much more going on behind the scenes that I never realized. ...more

IllumiNations Sparkling Dessert Party!



My First She Knows Expert Article: I'm not a picky diner, I have serious food allergies

Thank you to SheKnows! I am now a SheKnows Expert and my first article is live on the site!I'm not a picky diner, I have serious food allergiesSitting at brunch before the conference, I did not want to make a fuss, so I ate the pineapple stained red by the strawberries. As the roof of my mouth began to swell like I just ate a piece of pizza straight out of wood-burning fire, I knew I was still allergic....more

Macy's Celebrates With Marcus Samuelsson