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homemade creamy italian dressing
Kitchen Tips

Homemade Creamy Italian Dressing

Don’t reach for the bottle when homemade creamy Italian dressing is this easy to make. Throw your ingredients in a blender, blitz until well mixed, and chill in the fridge for about an hour. Shake and then serve. Your favorite …

spanish garlic shrimp
Seafood Small Bites + Sides

Spanish Garlic Shrimp

For the nights where you need a dish that’s full of spice and flavor that won’t weigh you down, one that’s perfect for these warm spring evenings, try my version of the popular tapas dish, Spanish garlic shrimp! I’ve often …


A Tour of Talley Vineyards

This post was written for my original food and travel blog, which I had to let go of when work ramped up. But it’s one of my favorite interviews and tours, and it’s worth digging up, dusting off, and sharing …

Food for Thought Home

California Living with AirBnB

My parents are early adopters. They’re always ahead of the curve. A new piece of tech comes out, they have it. A new trend shows up on social media, they’re already aware of it. They were on social media before …


Bourbon and Peach Glazed Pork Chops

Scott and I like to celebrate the weekend with friends and try new recipes with a big hearty Sunday Supper. It’s a fun chance to catch up, gather around our giant table, and enjoy some good food together. And since …

Grilled Poultry

Hawaiian Huli-Huli Chicken Kabobs

If it seems like our grill has pretty much been going nonstop from the beginning of the month until now…it has! We’re really getting to enjoy our new deck, and firing up the grill for a great meal outside has …


Seafood Paella

Scent can transport you places in magical ways. When you cook with saffron, let the smells take you from wherever you are and drops you on the beaches of the Mediterranean, letting the breeze wash over you, letting the scents …


Cottage Pie with Winter Lager

Over the last few years, I’ve been on a number of adventures around the world that have opened my eyes and inspired me to think in different ways. A lot of these adventures have inspired valuable lessons that have stuck …


Dinner at Ffiona’s

  The evening we returned from our explorations of Lacock, Stonehenge, and Bath, we were exhausted but had just enough energy to go out and explore somewhere new for dinner. Neither of us felt like doing research, so we did …