Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Laurie Gilbert shares favorite recipes from places lived

By Ann Cipperly Laurie Gilbert has a love for cooking and art.  Her collection of art accents the walls of her lovely home overlooking stunning...

Prepare Mexican inspired dishes for celebrating Cinco de Mayo

By Ann Cipperly Friday, May 5, marks the anniversary of Cinco de Mayo, when the Mexican-American community in California celebrated Mexico’s win over the French...

Serve a special strawberry dessert or salad at spring occasions

By Ann Cipperly With many occasions coming up this spring, plan on including a special strawberry pie, cake or salad on the menu. Strawberries are...

Traci Meyers shares favorite recipes for Easter

By Ann Cipperly While every Sunday is an important day for Traci and Dr. Jeff Meyers, Easter Sunday is extra special. Dr. Meyers is the...

Trinity’s Barbecue Chicken, Bake Sale scheduled Saturday

By Ann Cipperly As the aroma of grilling chickens drifts through the neighborhood from Trinity United Methodist Church, yummy cakes, pies, breads and cookies will...

Mother, daughters enjoy cooking, gardening, arts

By Ann Cipperly Turning off Oakbowery Road into the driveway at Heather and John Hardin’s home on a rainy afternoon, a red hen has escaped...

Keep a chicken casserole in the freezer for hectic days

By Ann Cipperly After a couple of hectic days recently, I came home late and checked the refrigerator, pantry and freezer trying to figure what...

Melanie Constance finds joy in offering hospitality

By Ann Cipperly Although Melanie Constance is a busy working mother, she finds time  to welcome company for Sunday lunches, dinners and games nights with...

Beams prepare hearty dishes for busy family

By Ann Cipperly Sitting around a handsome 10-foot heart pine table, Kathy and Chuck Beams look over their recipes, as both of them enjoy cooking....

Heritage House owners share specialty breakfast recipes

By Ann Cipperly Situated at the entrance to the Northside Historic District, the Heritage House has stood as a landmark since 1912 when W.C. Davis...