The Food Hound Begins Cooking Her Way through Laurie Bakke’s Cookbook

Thanks to Kate Brosnan for this awesome review of my Spanish Smoked Chicken Salad! Look for more to follow! We met Kate a few months back when we stumbled across her blog, The Food Hound. Kate is a Registered Dietitian in Knoxville, TN and writes about food and wine.  We …

Chocolate Covered Strawberries in Honor of Your Sweetie!

Happy Valentine’s Day, everyone!  Today has been a busy one for sure…and if you’re like me, whipping up that romantic meal tonight may be closer to fantasy than reality! But, you can take care of that sweet tooth with these super easy, extra delicious chocolate covered strawberries.  I featured them …

Follow Instructions Carefully…And When All Else Fails, Have Fun!

Oh Saturday started off to be a busy day.  I was getting ready for my first book signing.  Did I have everything I needed?  Clean white blouse to wear (sort of a signature item for me), plenty of Laurie Bakke’s Cookbooks to sign, ingredients for Pimento Cheese with Honey Wheat …