I am 2 weeks into working as the Orange County Fair Chef, and I'm knee deep in pies, fried foods, cookies, cakes, and crazy contests...  Today is $2.00 tastings of fair food, good thing I went to the gym this morning... This is a recipe I shared from last summer- enjoy! Corn is one of those non-threatening vegetables that plays nicely with everyone... even kids will eat […] Read More

"Tell me who your friends are and I will tell you who you are" ~  I recently stumbled onto "Summer Fest", a group of bloggers who are cooking up and chatting about summer vegetables.  I'm always looking for some new inspiration to get my creative juices flowing- so of course I'm in.  Who wouldn't want to talk about zucchini, corn, and tomatoes? I mean, come […] Read More

It's definitely summer here in Southern California and the farmer's markets are overflowing with gorgeous fruits and vegetables.  It's so hard for "someone like me" to even go into the farmer's market.  Did you see that movie "Confessions of a Shopaholic?"  She walks the streets of New York and the mannequins reach out to her calling her name, luring her in to come in and shop. Then when […] Read More