A Belated Big Sur Honeymoon

  “Big Sur Is the California that men dreamed of years ago, this is the Pacific that Balboa looked at from the Peak of Darien, this is the face of the earth as the creator intended it to… Read More

An Easter Frittata and Spring Blooms

Happy Spring! Charleston is in full bloom, and it’s spectacular. I love living in an older neighborhood full of charm and character, with dripping live oaks, wisteria, and azaleas everywhere. Here’s a frittata recipe in case you find yourselves… Read More

Seeking Serenity at Mepkin Abbey

  March is typically one of my favorite months, because it means SPRING is soon here, but lately we find ourselves wondering if it will ever stop raining, and if we will ever see the sun again? To take our… Read More

Cornbread, A Love Story

“Happy Valentine’s day, here’s some cornbread!” is hopefully what you’ll be hearing tomorrow.   In case someone forgets to deliver your cornbread though, it couldn’t be easier to make your own.

New Year Outer Banks Tour

A few days after Christmas, we loaded up the car and the dog and headed to Eastern North Carolina, where I grew up. We visited family the first couple of days, then took off for almost a week… Read More