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A Well-Seasoned Kitchen Contest!

A Well-Seasoned Kitchen Contest!

A few years ago, I had the pleasure of meeting and attending a class of Ms. Lee Clayton Roper, co-author and chef whose book A Well-Seasoned Kitchen is a true, and sweet tribute to her lovely mother who had dinner parties and gatherings throughout her life. ┬áLee and her mother Sally wrote this book and … Continue reading

Making Lemonade

Making Lemonade

When life hands you lemons, make lemonade. We have all heard this over and over and over again, and to be honest, I was getting sick of hearing it. Over the last 6 months, I felt as if I was handed lemon, after lemon, after sour lemon but had no access to water or sugar, … Continue reading

Marvelouse Mod Market

Marvelouse Mod Market

Recently I had the honor of being invited to the Mod Market opening at 16th and Champa in Downtown Denver. What a great event! Thank you all for the invitation and delicious lunch! I never knew much about Mod Market, but learned that the inspiration for the restaurant is to provide food that people could … Continue reading

2013 in review

Thank you to EVERYONE who took the time out of your lives in 2013 to read my musings and creations. I am so thankful for you, and thankful for all the encouragement you send me to keep sharing memories and recipes. ┬áMay 2014 bring you all that you hope for, and hopefully that includes cookies, … Continue reading

Carne Asada Eggrolls

Carne Asada Eggrolls

Recently I had the wonderful opportunity to try a new brand of Mexican food from Marcella Valladolid who has created a wonderful brand of food for Safeway. In full transparency, Safeway contacted me and asked me to be a part of this contest to create a new recipe using Ms. Valladolid’s brands of foods. They … Continue reading

Dani’s Breakfast Burger

Dani’s Breakfast Burger

There are two things I love to eat…Burgers and Breakfast. My obsession with burgers has always been with me. I love how you can choose different meats, toppings, breads and with the same style ingredients you have a whole new meal! My love of breakfast came in college when I went to a local restaurant … Continue reading

Peanut Butter Chocolate Bites

Peanut Butter Chocolate Bites

This recipe started out a a very healthy version of a snack. I’ll be honest, I pulled the original recipe off of Weight Watchers website, as I needed something sweet, but packed with protein for my afternoon snacks. Because at about 2:00, I am overcome with this immense desire to eat something sweet. I don’t … Continue reading

Simple Scrambled Breakfast Sandwich

Simple Scrambled Breakfast Sandwich

I don’t know about you, but I love breakfast. In fact, if I could eat breakfast for every meal of the day, I would. And I’m not talking about cereal and milk, I like the good stuff. I’m thinking a hefty plate filled with perfectly crisp bacon, creamy scrambled eggs, light brown toasted toast. My … Continue reading