Honey Brined Turkey with Gravy

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First off, the AMA’s (American Music Awards). Did you watch? I vote better than the VMA’s. When you get around to watching that DVR, pause to think twice about: Geisha racism from Katy Perry… really? Euphoric Justin Timberlake performance.  He earned a life time membership on the island Tremendous black dresses Rihanna and Glee’s Naya Rivera. […]

Turkey Meatloaf

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Oh, viagra come in, sit down, I was-hey, you want something to eat? [shouting]  HEY MOM! CAN WE GET SOME MEATLOAF?  Chazz Reinhold ~ Wedding Crashers (I say this a lot and am teaching my kids to do the same) Back in the day, my mom would make ground beef meatloaf. Sorry Mama but this young […]

Browned Butter and Sage Mashed Potatoes

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This is a re-post from yester- year. A few of you asked me to get my head back into blogging. Encouraging me that this recipe for Thanksgiving would be the perfect way to start. Well okay.  Sounds easy enough. Here is my recipe for Browned Butter and Sage Mashed Potatoes. This recipe has been a gold […]

Grilled Chicken with Lemon and Oregano

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I posted this iPhone pic on Instagram tonight and a few friends asked me to share the recipe. Since I can’t let my peeps down, here is a fresh post.  Dishes are still sitting in the sinking waiting for me. But, I am feeling lazy tonight, I’ll do them in the morning, blogging is taking […]

The Playground DTSA an OC Culinary Adventure

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Summer is rolling right along and I have two new places to share with you. One in the OC while the other in LA only 35 minutes from home sans traffic. However, today lets drool over The Playground DTSA, (DTSA stands for Down Town Santa Ana). We’ll save the new Los Angeles hot spot for […]

Dijon Rosemary Ribeye Pork Chop Bone-in

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This recipe is for my Pork loving friends over at Pork Be Inspired who have some rather exciting news to share. Recently the National Pork Board simplified the names of their packaging to assist consumers in understanding the endless ‘steak-like’ possibilities the traditional pork chop beholds. New pork names include: ·         Porterhouse Pork Chop (Previous […]

St Germain Elderflower Liqueur

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The next time you are in the mood for champagne, buy cialis I have a new champagne cocktail for you to try. Take a fine glass of Veuve Champagne, medicine which can stand quite impressively on it’s own, cialis and add a splash of St Germain Elderflower Liqueur. St Germain is from freshly handpicked elderflower […]

Inside-Out German Chocolate Cake

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Hi. Posts have been thin as of late, ask I realize. You see, clinic I have started this exercise class called Pure Barre. Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday I get my booty handed to me by a super trimballetdancer Barre instructor. In all honesty, after my very first class I had to come home, curl […]

Nekter Nut Milk Protein Drink

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For 2013 fitness is a solid calendar item. Pinky swear. Pure Barre and Pilates have been my jam. I highly recommend both if running is too much on your joints. I raise my hand boldly. These resistance classes lift and tone like non-other. Along with an improved diet, less wine and caffeine, this year is starting out slightly […]