October 12, 2016

Fall is arriving and Halloween is just around the corner.

I’ve enjoyed the last couple of weekends working at Lola’s Local Market where they are having a giant pumpkin fest.  Pumpkins of all varieties, sizes and […]
October 5, 2016

Cilantro Salad..Who Knew?

A couple of times this past week I have posted pics on my Facebook page where I was using up ingredients that were left over from […]
September 28, 2016

Not the usual Chinese Take-out

Looking at my recently cleaned out and reorganized pantry I could see the ingredients that had gotten lost in the clutter.  I like to group my […]
September 21, 2016

Our Last Two Nights on Our Great Food Trip to San Antonio

One nice thing about our trip to San Antonio was the unusually (for the season) cool weather.  I was really happy that we were offered the […]
September 14, 2016

A Visit to San Antonio

In my last blog I talked about our trip to San Antonio and their great food scene. Here is a continuation of our visit. I had […]
September 7, 2016


My wife and I had the great fortune to stay in a time-share in San Antonio, Texas, offered by family that didn’t have the time to […]
August 24, 2016

Who knew there is a winery so close to my house?

One of the dishes I make when a lot of people are coming over ~ or if I am providing one of my clients a dish […]
August 10, 2016

Refreshing Summer Salads

One of the dishes I make when I am catering a party is a Stand-Up Caesar Salad which I got from Sunset Magazine years ago.  It […]
August 3, 2016

Unlikely Food Combinations – That Worked!

I made some surprisingly tasty dishes this week. I didn’t expect them to be so good when I started making them. One day I was dragging […]
July 27, 2016

Sweet with Heat

This week has been very hot.  My brother, Bob, in Las Vegas is probably laughing at this because where he is it is also very hot.  […]