Recipe: Cornmeal Crusted Salmon Filets

Cary, NC – I love all my Cary supermarkets. One Friday, I made a run to Aldi on Maynard. They had one of my favorite items: skinless, boneless salmon fillets. Each fillet is about four ounces – perfect for a quick meal with a Southern flair.

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Recipe: Post-Thanksgiving Turkey Pot Pie

Turkey Pot Pie

Cary, NC — Try this vegetable-packed turkey pot pie recipe to get rid of Thanksgiving leftovers.  Read more

Recipe: Pasta Carbonara

pasta carbonara

Cary, NC — Do you struggle to find fast and easy recipes for your family on busy weeknights? Read more

Food: Grilling Recipes for Summer


Cary, NC — Summer is just around the corner, and that means days by the pool, barefoot nights in the backyard and grilling out with friends at the end of the workday. Read more

Recipe: Shepherd’s Pie


Cary, NC – The snow and ice had me thinking about hearty winter dinners from ingredients I already have lying around the kitchen. Then I remembered Shepherd’s Pie. Read more

Food: A Family-Friendly Valentine’s Day Dinner

Valentine's Day

It’s easy to make a special Valentine’s Day meal for your family.

Cary, NC — When I was a little younger, before the days of dates and boyfriends, my mom would always prepare a special Valentine’s Day dinner for our family–complete with festive pink food. With a little bottle of red food coloring and a lot of love, you can do the same thing. Read more

Superbowl Eats: Seattle Dogs

Seattle dogs

Cary, NC — While folks in Cary may be disappointed that our Panthers are not playing in Superbowl XLIX, we can still host a party and watch the big game on Sunday, February 1, 2015.  Read more

Recipe: Braised Pork Chops


Cary, NC — My favorite method of cooking is braising. I just looked it up and found out this past weekend. Forthwith, here’s a recipe for Braised Pork Chops that is simple to make and will melt in your mouth. Read more

Recipe: Apple Cider Brined Turkey


Cary, NC — Several years ago, we discovered how easy it was to brine our turkey and loved the results of a moist and flavorful bird. Read more

Recipe: Chicken Sliders on the Grill with Sriracha Mayoli


Cary, NC — Summer’s winding down and that means you’d best get out there and grill while you can. Here’s a simple recipe for Chicken Sliders on the Grill that you’ll undoubtedly love. Read more