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Savory Tomato & Poblano Pie Recipe {#SundaySupper}

Inspired by a recipe in the August / September issue of Garden & Gun Magazine , with a little more heat added by Poblanos and optional jalapeno peppers, this Tomato Pie is the perfect use of abundant tomatoes in August New Jersey gardens with a nod to my new-found appreciation of southern cooking. I hope you enjoy it […]

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My Week In Instagram August 1

Back by popular demand….  My Week In Instagram {I started off in the aisles of Home Goods.  Spotted this great entranceway lamp x 2.}  {My darling husband picked up Sunflowers for me. I cut them short and placed them on the dining room table.} {Friday afternoon… testing & tasting recipes for Sunday’s Post: Dark and Stormy […]

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Dark & Stormy Cocktail Recipe { #SundaySupper }

For this week’s SundaySupper we needed to select a recipe based on a song, any song we like. Well of course I had to head to my “roots”, New Jersey and one of my all time favorite musicians, Mr. BBRRRRRUUUUUUUUUCE Springsteen. While it is one of his lesser known songs it seems to me it […]

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My Week In Instagram: Fourth Week In July

  I love Instagram and have started using it as my way of tracking my life in pictures. I think everyone should be there. But alas not everyone is. So I thought, why should only the people on Instagram get to see all these fabulous images and adventures? It didn’t seem fair. SO… welcome to […]

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Chillin’ or Grillin’: What’s your summer entertaining style?

Can you believe it? We are at about the half way mark for the Summer of 2103. And to make the most of the remaining days, we want to know… what is your Summer Style? Have you spent the first half CHILLIN’ and now you are ready to start inviting the neighbors over and GRILLIN’? […]

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Food & Wine Conference Orlando July 2013

New Food & Wine Conference in Orlando. To Educate, Inspire, Connect Industry Professionals TV Chef and Cookbook Author Sara Moulton Headlines          Full Menu of “Foodie” Talent Scheduled to Speak Technology has changed the wine-and-dine game dramatically. The smart food industry professional of the digital age must be social-media savvy to tap into the now limitless […]

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Grilled Rosemary Chicken Recipe

  Summertime is grilling time and chicken is a staple in most homes that own a grill. Try this citrus and rosemary variation this weekend to shake things up a bit. I think you will find it juicy and delicious! Rosemary Grilled Chicken INGREDIENTS 2 3–4-pound chickens, each cut into 4 pieces, 3/4 cup olive […]

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Pantone Color of the Year for 2013: Emerald

Radiant, jewel-toned Emerald promotes balance and harmony Pantone LLC announced PANTONE® 17-5641 Emerald, a lively, radiant, lush green, as the Color of the Year for 2013. “The 2012 Color of the Year, PANTONE 17-1463 Tangerine Tango, a spirited, reddish orange, provided the energy boost we needed to recharge and move forward. Emerald, a vivid, verdant […]

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Eggplant in Bloom!

Two new flowers on the potted eggplant! Someone is loving all this cool rainy weather Debby is bringing to the area! Cheers! Krayl

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CB2 to Launch Collection with HGTV’s Novogratz Family

The below article was originally posted by HFN Magazine, but I felt it worthy of a re-post since I am a huge fan of all the brands involved and of fantastic partnerships in the Home world in general!  HGTV + The Novogratz + CB2 = An Appealing Plan! “CB2 introduced its first designer collaboration last night with Bob […]

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