I am teaching cooking classes 2 places now: The Village Kitchen Shoppe in Glendora and Williams- Sonoma in Rancho Cucamonga! Here are a list of classes coming up, along with ...
Jyllicious Bites introduces a new, unique and delicious way to improve teamwork in your organization. Build camaraderie, improve communication and increase trust while participating in a fun-filled culinary adventure like no other team building exercise you have ever experienced. Your two hour workshop would include: A private kitchen/classroom that holds 10-30 people in Glendora, CA [...]
Hi Everybody! My initial goal was to introduce my cookbook at the beginning of spring, however, Apple decided to steer my fate in another direction. Apple came out with iBooks Author, a program designed to let me design my own cookbook with pictures AND interactive videos for the iPad. I decided to put the printed [...]
Last year at this time, I was getting ready for Food Network Star. I knew a black car was picking me up on January 17th, but other than that, I knew nothing! I spent the ﬁrst 2 weeks of January practicing my ﬁsh ﬁlleting skills (which I never used) my clam/oyster shucking skills (ditto) and [...]
Back in my single days, with few bills, no mortgage and just a small studio apartment to pay for, it was very easy to drive up to Napa with friends to eat at Bouchon, or take a date to some of the best restaurants in LA, or fly up to Chicago to check out Rick [...]
I am a cold weather girl and I love cooking in the wintertime. It has always been my favorite season to be by the stove…the warm flavors of the season smelling up your house and having something hearty during a cold day…LOVE it. But being a Cali girl now for ever 10 years, I have [...]
If you are a fan of the show and happened to miss the July 17th episode, you are kicking yourself right about now. Although I am sure you have heard about it, read about it or watched instant replays on FN website. A lot of people have asked my thoughts on the episode and I [...]
My hubby and I have taken ONE vacation together. Our honeymoon. That’s it. Anytime we have ever had extra money (lol) or extra time, we head to Green Bay to see my family. SO, when Food Network calls and say that I need to head to New York to do some FN business, we decided [...]