red wine and coffee slow cooker short ribs of beef

Slow Cooker Braised Short Ribs with a Red Wine-Coffee Sauce

Summertime is here and that means cookouts and deliciousness.  Although my Slow Cooker Short Ribs with a red wine coffee sauce, doesn't qualify as real barbecue, its got the deliciousness covered! I love to barbecue but sometimes I just don't … [Read More...]

Char-Broil Kettleman Charcoal Grill

Coffee Dry Rub Pork Chops and Chicken Recipe

How I fell in love with grilling thanks to a coffee dry rub and charcoal. There's something magical about cooking your food outdoors and that might be why more men seem drawn to grilling.  Not that women can't be or aren't amazing grillers, its … [Read More...]

Chocolate Cheesecake with pecan shortbread crust

Chocolate Cheesecake Bars with a Pecan Shortbread Crust

Cheesecake is just one of those desserts you can't go wrong with.  And when you start creating deliciousness like my Chocolate Cheesecake Bars with a Pecan Shortbread Crust, you've taken Cheesecake to another level. I've made all types of … [Read More...]

Grilling outside enjoying summer thanks to Orkin

Hot to Grill a Steak House Style Steak with Kingsford Charcoal

If you ask any chef what he wants to eat on his night off, I'll bet a good majority of them will answer a steak.   So when my friends at Kingsford asked me for a chefs view on grilling steaks  I said yes.  Although this is a sponsored post all the … [Read More...]


Sunrise from my balcony at Windjammer Resort, Lauderdale by the Sea, Florida

The Windjammer Resort and Beach Club – Old Florida at its Best #LoveFL

You'll #LoveFl at the Windjammer Resort and Beach Club! I do travel quite a bit and have been blessed to now live in the State of Florida with its endless beaches and amazing hospitality.   Earlier in the year I was privileged to speak at the … [Read More...]

King and Prince Resort, Echo Restaurant, St. Simons Island, Georgia

Crab Cake Benedict and Echo Oceanfront Restaurant : The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort

Welcome to my new favorite breakfast, Crab Cake Benedict.  Thanks to Chef de Cuisine at Echo Oceanfront Restaurant, James Flack for sharing his crab cake recipe so you can make this delicious dish at home! When I travel, it's almost as much … [Read More...]

Key Lime, Pie, Florida

Fresh From Florida on the Menu at Charley’s Steak House Orlando

Living in the Orlando area definitely has its perks.   Sunshine, palm trees, blue skies and world class restaurants.  You know I had to mention food!  It's funny how our perspective on Florida changed after first moving to the Sunshine State and how … [Read More...]

king and prince beach & golf resort, St Simons Island

Life’s a Beach at the King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort – St Simons Island, Georgia

Some days it's good to be me, especially when Life's a Beach at the King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort on St Simons Island!   I have loved becoming a travel blogger and thanks to my new found passion I was asked to be part of a media group and … [Read More...]

Orkin Mosquito Season Control

Are you Ready for Mosquito Season? Better call Orkin!

I love spending time outdoors with my family and friends.  And these days I look for any excuse to fire up the grill and cook up some deliciousness, oh the joys of grilling!  But there's one question you need to answer if you have plans to be … [Read More...]

Crispy Catfish & Yuzu-Kosho Udon by Blue Apron

Cook like a Chef in Your own Kitchen with Blue Apron!

Now you can Cook Like a Chef in your own kitchen! One of the great joys in life, is sharing food with your friends and family.  And I think secretly everyone wishes they could cook like a chef in their kitchens.  Although if you're not comfortable … [Read More...]

padcaster, Ipad, live streaming, movies

Start Live Streaming Using your ipad with The Padcaster

Padcaster is the perfect solution for live streaming with your iPad.  Go live at the touch of a button and turn your iPad into a Mobile Media Powerhouse with The Padcaster. With the introduction of the Padcaster Verse now on Kickstarter (with … [Read More...]

EWG Shoppers Guide

Do you Know what you’re eating? The 2016 EWG Shoppers Guide for Pesticides in Your Produce is out

Thanks to the 2016 EWG Shoppers Guide to Pesticides in Produce™ for the information shared in this post.  All opinions expressed are 100% mine and have not been solicited. There is a growing concern among consumers about the use of pesticides on … [Read More...]

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