Free Travel & Food Photography Class


A free online travel and food photography class is being hosted by my friend, Penny de los Santos, who happens to be one of the most talented photojournalists I’ve ever seen. Her work moves people in such unexpected ways. She had me in tears and nearly speechless last year during her presentation at BlogHer Food. Penny shoots for National Geographic …


Miso Ramen Recipe

Japanese miso ramen noodle recipe

Recipe with photos of ingredients for Japanese style Miso Ramen Noodle Soup Recipe.


Creamy Scallops and Peppers

Creamy Scallops Peppers Recipe

Wednesdays are the craziest days in our household. Not only do the boys get out of school 2 hours early each week, but Tae Kwon Do classes start at 5:45pm. Because the boys take separate classes, they normally don’t get out until 7:30pm which means dinner has to be eaten before class. In the afternoons, juggling my own work, homework, …


Steamy Kitchen Store Launch

Steamy Kitchen Store

Steamy Kitchen Store Launch It’s been a lot of work, but we’re excited, very excited to launch our very own online store filled with some of my fav kitchen gadgets, appliances, knives and doodads! Our partner, Cooking.com is simply amazing. Last summer, the very lovely Lisa Stone, CEO of BlogHer introduced me to the Cooking team, as a possible partner …

Giveaway: KitchenAid Mixer


KitchenAid Mixer Giveaway To celebrate the launch of the new Steamy Kitchen Store, we’re giving away a brand spankin’ new KitchenAid mixer.To enter the giveaway, head over to the <a title=”steamy kitchen store” href=”http://store.steamykitchen.com”>Steamy Kitchen Store</a> and <span style=”color: #993300;”><strong>tell me which is your favorite product. </strong></span>

Giveaway: Easter Ham


This spring, get creative and put your personal stamp on the Easter meal with help from seasonal ingredients and flavors from your family’s favorite dishes. Taking your ham from traditional to inspirational will impress everyone at the table…especially you. To help you celebrate the best of the season and bring new ideas into the kitchen, . . .

Giveaway: Lexus Culinary Masters Autographed Apron


Top Chefs.  James Beard Winners.  Food Network Celebrities.  Luxury automaker Lexus has teamed up with six of the world’s most distinguished chefs for its first-ever Lexus Culinary Masters team.FOUR lucky winners will receive an apron autographed by every single one of these chefs:- Chef Daniel Boulud – Chef/Owner of several restaurants, including DANIEL-  Chef Michael . . .


Easter Peeps S’mores


Genius. Simply peepin’ genius. See Angie’s post on Eclectic Recipes for her Peeps S’mores.

$25,000 Real Women of Philadelphia


I’m working with Philadelphia Cream Cheese to promote the Real Women of Philadelphia $25,000 contest!To enter contest, go to Contest Website – DO NOT enter the form below (working on getting the form to disappear on this post) 


Crispy Prosciutto Wrapped Asparagus


This is a sponsored review by BlogHer and Kraft. This dish is what I call my “company asparagus” – even though the last time I referred to dinner guests as “company” was in 1979 when my parents had “company” over for dinner – I think it was either my Dad’s boss and his wife or someone else important that decides …