Paintings and Things

Paintings and Things

My career path changed. Life got busy. From part time healthy chef/coach to managing a rapidly growing cafe & restaurant, art will always be in my life. Whether I’m supporting other artists or modeling my own pieces, the various art forms will continue to swirl my creative juices. This food presentation is representative of our […]

Kale Popcorn

Kale Popcorn

Kale Chips are a crunchy, satisfying chip replacement, while Popcorn is for us movie-lovers alike.  A dear friend of mine was watching TV and saw a lady put her kale chips in the food processor and use them as seasoning for her popcorn. Why didn’t I think of that?! I adopted the idea and combined […]

Be My Valentine

Be My Valentine

Have I told you how much I LOVE entertaining and make memories that last a lifetime?! Here is an experience for nine from the decor to the table display, the array of apps, interesting foods, signature dishes… …and even a party favor as you’re out the door… Infused waters: Orange & raspberry. Apple & cinnamon. […]

Ingredient of the Week XL: Ugli Fruit

Ingredient of the Week XL: Ugli Fruit

Although a bit late, this blog is in honor of Miss Jamaica, the most “Uniq” of all with her sassy, Halle Berry short hair style. Miss Jamaica was in the top ten and the only one with short hair! Ironically, Halle was also a beauty contestant. I found this fruit at Whole Foods and it […]

Ingredient of the Week XXXIX : Popcorn

Ingredient of the Week XXXIX : Popcorn

Popcorn oh YES! Microwave and movie popcorn, not so much. Any idea what’s in it? This blog is a comparison of stovetop popped vs. a microwaved popcorn. Marketing lores may easily talk us into buying a product because it “appears” healthy. This popcorn reveals “100% whole grain”, “naturally flavored”, “0g trans fats per serving” and […]