Grilled egglplant topped with tomatoes & basil slaw

This week has been so beautiful in the Northwest. Along with my daughter being a vegetarian it has been so perfect firing up the grill every evening. A blank canvas, fresh local ingredients & being able to walk out to my produce garden and see what can be added to enhance our meals. INGREDIENTS: 1…

Celebrating Our Daughter: College Graduation and Birthday

We had the honor of celebrating my daughter Macey a few weekends ago. It was her birthday and directly following the next morning her commencement at Washington State University. As we headed over in the morning. We decided to stop in Ellensburg. My mom researched and just knew this place for lunch would be right…

Crafting & Culinary Event with my wonderful girlfriends

This healthy dose of laughter, sharing, creating and spending time with such a lovely group of ladies was pure joy. We started the afternoon with my most favorite drink ever. Moscow Mules. Refreshing, full of ginger flavor and was such a nice pairing with the appetizers. Chicken Curry Salad on homemade baguette, Cherry chutney Brie…