Category: In the Kitchen

Cooking Techniques and Recipes With Olive Oil

Recently Authors Mary Platis and Laura Bashar have published the book entitled “Cooking Techniques and Recipes With Olive Oil” to show many avid cooks how to use the healthier oils…

Read More Arrow

Cooking & Fashion With Debra Murray!

Debra Murray, On Air Demonstrator at ShopHQ in front of their location. Our lives are so busy with work, family, and other activities it seems like even though we try…

Read More Arrow

In the Kitchen: Flourless Chocolate Cake With Raspberries

I should probably be rolling out the apple recipes and making my way into the traditional desserts that scream fall, but I can't help that I'm a woman who sometimes…

Read More Arrow

In the Kitchen: Fennel and Parmesan Spread

Fall has to be one of the best seasons of the year. The weather is just starting to get chilly enough to slip into my favorite cashmere sweater and pull…

Read More Arrow

Summer Series: Berries and Cream

Like many women, I have a deep love of ice cream. I’ve been known to hide a pint in the back of the freezer, safe from being discovered by anyone…

Read More Arrow

Summer Series: Frozen Strawberry Margaritas

With a collective sigh, we can all agree that winter is behind us. The days are getting longer, the temperatures are getting warmer and the desire to kick around in…

Read More Arrow

Summer Series: Cherry Crisp

Have you ever wondered what the difference was between a cobbler, a crisp and a crumble? It often seems that these terms are used to refer to any baked fruit…

Read More Arrow

Summer Series: More Bang for Your BLT

Updating a Summer Classic Is there a more quintessential sandwich of summer than the classic BLT? If so, then I am unaware of it. A classic BLT sandwich isn’t only…

Read More Arrow

Summer Series: Picnic Style

Nothing screams summer like packing a picnic lunch and heading into the great outdoors. A picnic only needs two things to meet all the criteria of being a picnic: it…

Read More Arrow

“Soul Food” Chef @KimKardashian?

Looks like America's favorite reality TV star Kim Kardashian is showing off a new talent.  The 32 year old mother to be, just showed off her culinary skills when she…

Read More Arrow

Summer Series: The Right Slice

It never fails. With the warm weather, impromptu entertaining is about as likely as the rising mercury. It's the impromptu get-togethers, the "Hey, why don't you come over for cocktails?'…

Read More Arrow

Summer Series: Cherry-Blackberry Pie

Once Memorial Day weekend arrives, we are well on our way to summer. Traditionally, it’s the weekend that kicks off the summer season while come September, Labor Day is the…

Read More Arrow

Summer Series: Greek Salad Skewers

This is the time of year when our schedules seem to magically become filled with all sorts of celebratory events from wedding showers to graduation parties. Often, these get-togethers are…

Read More Arrow

In The Kitchen: Spinach Cornbread Salad

Like any Southern girl, I have a particular and deep fondness for cornbread. On Sundays when I was growing up, my mother made hers from scratch and by Monday morning…

Read More Arrow

In the Kitchen: Punch Up Your Brunch

Whenever there’s a special event at hand, anything worth celebrating, my husband always picks up a bottle of bubbles. I like that he refers to any sparkling wine as bubbles…

Read More Arrow

In The Kitchen: The Brunch Bunch

There really isn’t a better weekend to plan a brunch than for Mother’s Day. You definitely don’t want to show up at your mom’s house looking for lunch on that…

Read More Arrow

Bourbon Lemonade—Derby Style

This Saturday will mark the 139th anniversary of the Kentucky Derby. The race, run at Churchill Downs in Kentucky, is known as the “Run for the Roses,” because the winning…

Read More Arrow

A Hot Little Honey

I’m the sort of person who likes to slather things on: condiments, butters, even body lotions. In my book, the more square inches of any surface that I can cover,…

Read More Arrow

A Simply Delicious Carrot Cake

If anyone ever makes the mistake of asking me what my favorite cake is, I can't help but to burst out in laughter. When it comes to cake, I'm pretty…

Read More Arrow

A Fresh Take on Pasta Primavera

One of the many benefits of being a food nerd isn’t just about learning all sorts of interesting facts about the things we eat, but learning about our shared cultural…

Read More Arrow
cool good eh love2 cute confused notgood numb disgusting fail