Foraging in nature’s pantry on Farm to Table, Field to Plate

Excitement has been building for quite some time as we move forward in to new territory. With two projects to bring what we do to both the reader and the viewer, one of my “babies”, Farm to Table, Field to Plate, has finally matured. Partnering with Captain Kelly Barnum, we are co-hosting a great new series, which focuses on creating delicious cuisine, direct from nature’s pantry. … Continue reading Foraging in nature’s pantry on Farm to Table, Field to Plate

Summers last hurrah; Labor Day grilling

Leaves are changing color, the morning air has taken a cool, crisp edge and the days are shortening.  Grills everywhere are going to get a workout as friends and family make this one last traveling vacation weekend of the year really count.  It’s the annual last hurrah, of summer. Whether you are providing the entire fare for your friends and fam or you are packing … Continue reading Summers last hurrah; Labor Day grilling

Grilling with Beer Marinades

Each week Your Home’s Beer Specialist, Ginger Johnson of Women Enjoying Beer submits an article edutaining, her own fantastically creative term by the way, us about beer, pairings and recipes.  This week she has my head bubbling and brewing with her post about barbecues and beerinades, marinades with beer, another entry in to her fabulous unique lingo dictionary, and I couldn’t help but to go on the … Continue reading Grilling with Beer Marinades

Delicious Ideas for Dad

Father’s Day is around the corner and a friend of mine has asked for a few ideas for her Dad’s special day.  “Each year, she said with mild frustration, we do the same thing for him.  Grill steak, toss baked potatoes in the oven and my sister brings a pie.  Please help….” We sat and talked about what her menu for Father’s Day and I … Continue reading Delicious Ideas for Dad

Summer Grilling and the Creation of “Beerinades” by Ginger Johnson

  Hang on…let me wipe my mouth. After I read the post on grilled salads from Karie earlier this week, nothing else has been on my flavor brain! I’ll be the first in line to create or order a well made steak salad…or scallop salad…and other delicious, creative, healthy and delightful salads. Here’s the best part: I’m going to share a few ideas on how … Continue reading Summer Grilling and the Creation of “Beerinades” by Ginger Johnson

Simple Summer Pairings; Pairing the Right Wine with Warm Weather Favorites

The irony of sitting down and writing this article is that my heater is on in my house and it is pouring rain. It is time to get a little imaginative. Let’s pretend it is 80 degrees, you have been playing on your boat all day, returned home and it is time to sit out on the deck with a few summer favorites. Let’s begin … Continue reading Simple Summer Pairings; Pairing the Right Wine with Warm Weather Favorites

Backyard Grilling; The Magic of Summer

We are back today and sharing the love of the grill.  Summer time is just around the corner and that means months of barbecue weather and we are collecting recipes! A cookout, barbecue, backyard party….whatever your best loved term for it is, is a fav of ours because of pre-prep time.  Most of the work is done the day before or the morning of, leaving … Continue reading Backyard Grilling; The Magic of Summer