Carolina Gold

I love Charleston, not only because my daughter lives there but it is such a fun place to visit. The southern charm, the food, the...

All Aboard

I recently took the train to Charleston to meet my friend Dana. It got delayed but I really thought it was the most peaceful, easy way...

Charleston here comes trouble :)

Dana and I are headed to Charleston tomorrow. I am taking the train she will be flying in from Seattle. We are so excited to see each...

Fall is here...calling all chili fans!

I love a good chili. One of my favorites a white chicken chili. Shana and I would make that once a month when we lived together. With a...

Sunday, FUNDAY!

Scott's Addition, that's what they call the area here with all the brewing companies. Many locals have told us about it. Its nice to have...

make your own salad dressings

Well I found a couple dressing recipes. I usually make my own vinaigrette. Its a dressing for a serving for 2 or side salads, but you...

Pepper Disaster

Well I have decided to start a blog. After moving across the country from Seattle to Richmond I feel like I need a new career path. ...

What the Pho?: Home made Vietnamese

I love Pho but sometimes you just want to make it at home. When my sister, Shana and I lived together we would make beef top ramen and...

How to work the cast iron like a pro

I love the Bon Appetit, Epicurious and now the Basically websites, actually all cooking websites, I could spend hours on the computer...

Don't buy the bottle: easy to make ranch

This is another recipe I've wanted to try for a long time. I saw an article about making ranch dressing more than calling your mom. My...