California Cooking

Hopefully you caught the delicious grilled artichoke from last week. If not, I recommend making it as a side dish for these incredible cheeseburger sandwiches! There is an incredible sandwich shop near my house that makes the most amazing cheeseburgers, but serve them on sandwich rolls instead of hamburger buns. I was so inspired by […]

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I apologize to regular readers for the delay in blog posts this past week! We took a family vacation to Yosemite. It was the first time that we have been on a family vacation with our significant others, since my brother and I both got married last year. Yosemite was absolutely stunning. Expect lots of […]

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For our first summer road trip of our July series, I bring you the Francis Ford Coppola Winery! Hopefully you caught my post on Monday for some 4th of July Homemade Whipped Cream and Berries and introduction to a summer series of my favorite easy Southern style BBQ Baked Beans, Orange Marinated Steak with Buttered […]

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Summer pool parties are here! What are you bringing to those get togethers? A good Southern girl always brings a homemade dish to a party. Chips and dip are always a big hit at pool parties.  I love the salty chips with a creamy dip. Garlic dip with chips is one of my most popular […]

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Have I mentioned how gorgeous the Bay Area is? There is so much to do. This summer I recommend jumping on the ferry and heading out to Angel Island. All of the San Francisco Bay glory goes to Alcatraz, but just beyond Alcatraz is another gem, Angel Island. It is one of my favorite state parks! […]

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