Eat Yer Peas!

Growing up in the South -- with a superstitious Mom -- we were required to eat black-eyed peas on every single New Year's Day for our entire lives.  It didn't matter if you were a grown-up with a job and 3 kids.  You still got the call on New Year's Day:  "Did you eat your black-eyed [...]

Eat Yer Peas!2019-01-03T15:31:54-06:00

Cook60 Challenge + Spanish Sunday Online Cooking Club

A new kind of New Year's Resolution -- a Cooking Challenge!  Whether you want to learn new recipes, get better at faster cooking techniques, or eat healthier, this is a great way to kick off 2019.  Get more details or sign up HERE.

Cook60 Challenge + Spanish Sunday Online Cooking Club2018-12-29T12:20:45-06:00

A New Kind of Resolution — Let’s COOK!

Have you heard about Cook90?  I stumbled across it a a few months ago, and thought -- now THERE'S a New Year's Resolution worth doing!   David Tamarkin, editor of Epicurious magazine, came up with the great idea in 2015 to start off 2016 by giving his home cooking skills a shot in the arm.  He [...]

A New Kind of Resolution — Let’s COOK!2019-01-06T13:02:17-06:00

Spanish Sunday Classes at Kitchen Co Longmont!

We partner with the wonderful kitchen store here in Longmont -- Kitchen Co -- to teach hands-on, fun cooking classes for home cooks!  Our focus is on simple, delicious foods that bring people together at the table -- without taking hours to prepare. Here's a sample of the classes we offer, in conjunction with Kitchen [...]

Spanish Sunday Classes at Kitchen Co Longmont!2018-12-27T09:04:26-06:00

Foodies in Paradise

I started an email to a friend a few days ago, and when I saw the list of things we'd been lucky enough to do in Spain, in just 3 weeks, I realized how far behind I am in sharing stories and pictures.  So today, just to catch up, here's a quick recap with some [...]

Foodies in Paradise2018-10-14T07:16:16-06:00

5 Minute Homemade Crusty Bread (Yes, really!)

There’s nothing quite like the smell of homemade bread – well, except eating it while it’s still warm!  And guess what? You don’t have to be a master baker, or have tons of time to make that wonderful crusty bread you thought required a PhD to make. "I have always loved to cook and hated [...]

5 Minute Homemade Crusty Bread (Yes, really!)2018-05-04T09:09:58-06:00

A Taste of Tapas — Longmont Restaurant Week

With summer fast approaching, there's nothing better than evenings outside with a nice glass of wine and some simple, quick tapas (little bites). Join us for Longmont Restaurant week and find out how to quickly and easily pull together simple, delicious snacks for an impromptu get-together, or a quiet evening for two. This demo class [...]

A Taste of Tapas — Longmont Restaurant Week2018-04-09T12:59:56-06:00

5 Minute Homemade Crusty Bread – Longmont Restaurant Week

Think you can't make bread? "I have always loved to cook and hated to bake, but your recipes are, especially after your demonstrations, quite unintimidating. I was especially interested that you measured water in a dry measuring cup, and the world didn't come to an end."  Barbara Join us for Longmont Restaurant Week special demo [...]

5 Minute Homemade Crusty Bread – Longmont Restaurant Week2018-04-09T13:02:14-06:00

Paella Valenciana – Family Rice Fit for Royalty

Come and spend a Spanish Sunday with us!  Paella, (pie-ay-ya) is not just a meal -- it's an experience. This delicious rice dish comes in more forms than you can imagine – but we’re going to focus on the original, authentic version – Paella Valenciana. Valencia, on the eastern coast of Spain, is home to [...]

Paella Valenciana – Family Rice Fit for Royalty2018-03-09T15:01:01-06:00

Traditional Spanish Tapas

Spanish Tapas – the little bites of Spain, have become a fashionable and tasty addition to any get-together. Unfortunately many of the traditional recipes are overlooked in favor of fancy, elaborate appetizers. In this class we’ll focus on two of the most traditional tapas; Albondigas — Meatballs in Almond Sauce, and Ensaladilla – Russian Salad. [...]

Traditional Spanish Tapas2017-12-26T11:58:52-06:00