Buffalo Chicken Tacos with a Bleu Cheese Slaw – Around the Kitchen Table

bleu cheese slaw

One of my favorite meals growing up was tacos,  not only did tacos remind me of  Texas but they were a lot of fun to eat  and I have to admit  they still are fun to eat!   Over the years the lowly taco has gone through many culinary changes with the hard shell crunch taco giving way to the soft flour tortilla version that you find on most … [Read more...]

How to Make Pan Seared Scallops with a Summer Corn Medley – Around the Kitchen Table

Corn and Peach medley

It's officially summertime and that means eating lighter.  But that doesn't have to mean eating less delicious meals, on the contrary with all the fresh produce in the markets there's an abundance of flavors availble for you to share with your family and friends. So' don't be afraid to experiment and blend ingredients together. It's no … [Read more...]

2014 Second Annual Virtual Bloggers Conference on Google+

#SAVBC2014

The Second Annual Virtual Bloggers Conference is just days away and I hope to see many of you there, please join us this Friday June 27th at 8 pm EDT as we kick off the festivities with a Virtual Cocktail Party and Meet and Greet.   Then its down to business Saturday Morning at 10 am as the sessions begin running every two hours until  8 pm.   … [Read more...]

How to Make Caponata – Around the Kitchen Table

with caponata

One of the best things about summer are all the fresh local vegetables available in the markets, and finding delicious ways to use them is always high on my list.  And one of my favorite summertime or for that matter anytime dish is a very simple Italian Classic, Caponata. You can find as many different Caponata recipes as you can find Italian … [Read more...]

The Second Annual Virtual Bloggers Conference on Google Plus

Second Annual Virtual Bloggers Conference on Google Plus

It's that time of year again and I'm very happy to announce that I will be holding the Second Annual Virtual Bloggers Conference Live on Google Plus! This years conference will take place on the weekend of June 27-29  with 12 sessions in total, including a Virtual Cocktail Party with my friend - Singer/ Songwriter / Recording Artist Heather … [Read more...]

Skewer Recipes for Your Summertime Grilling – Around the Kitchen Table

Moroccan Vegetable Skewers, Sweet and Spicy Shrimp Skewers

Summertime and the livin' is easy.... To me it wouldn't be summertime without cooking up some deliciousness on the grill and in this post I'm going to show you how to have some fun with Skewers as I share three of my favorite skewer recipes. But don't worry if you don't have a grill, a grill pan will work or even your broiler will do, but if you … [Read more...]