Bring the Beach to Your House!

Every year when I come home from the Bahamas I miss so many things. Mostly the calm blue waters and the food! Here is my take on the most coveted Bimini Bread! I made friends with Charlie…he makes between 150-200 loaves a day. Various flavors but the most asked for are his coconut and traditional […]

Oklahoma’s Taste of Italy

I have always said that if I had “another” life I must have been a mother in a little Italian village. I love their culture, art and most of all the food. With that said, I have NEVER been to Italy. It is my dream place to go. So, whenever I travel in the states […]

Summer Kid Snacks


Summer Munch 1 bag of pretzels 2 cups cashew and peanuts 3 cups goldfish crackers 3/4 cup canola oil 2 tablespoon lemon pepper 1 tablespoon dried dill 1 teaspoon garlic powder 1 teaspoon dried chipotle pepper blend or cayenne (adjust according to your liking)Preheat oven to 200 degrees. Place all of the dry ingredients in […]

Memorial Day Desserts


Every year my family kicks off the summer with a trip to the lake with family friends. We do a lot of laughing, swimming, fishing and of course eating! Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Warm Cookie Sundae 1 cup unsalted butter, at room temperature 1 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup sugar 2 large eggs 1 tablespoon vanilla […]

Travel the World in Your Kitchen


I love to travel. I love to immerse myself in their culture, daily life and to feel like I am living a day in their shoes. That goes for anywhere I go. I never gravitate to those places where the tourists go but where the locals gather. I enjoy chatting with everyone and learning about […]