Video and Podcast: Nancy Gibbons Addison

Mind Body Spirit: The Trinity of a healthy immune system Nutritionist, health consultant, and #1 best-selling international award-winning author Nancy Gibbons Addison joins Terry French and shares her insight on how to establish and maintain a healthy mind, body, and spirit to build up your immune system and keep it strong. About Nancy Gibbons Addison…

Podcast: Brian Duffy

CELEBRITY CHEF BRIAN DUFFY tours the United States, occasionally riding his Harley Davidson, helping and revamping struggling bars and restaurants along the way. Kicking off his television career on the Food Network series Date Plate, Duffy has also been featured on the DIY Network, HGTV, NBC, and Fine Living Network. He has served as a…

Video and Podcast: Interview with Terry French

Jana Angel from Living Local Florida TV sits down with Terry French and chats about subjects that range from Argentinian culture, vegan menu options, and his passion for saving our environment. Podcast: Argentina. Terry French talks culture, wine, vegan food, and bees

Blog and Podcast: Caribbean gold. In search of a pirate’s treasure

I came across a magnificent conch shell the other day and it reminded me of a trip to Puerto Rico. Its turquoise blue water and tropical rain forest mountain always gives me a wonderful sense of adventure. On this trip, my destination was the Northeast side of the island. It’s outside the beaten path of…

Blog and Podcast: Cannabis Milkshakes and Butter Chicken

India has filled me with an impressive sense of history and magic from the first time I set foot on its shores. Whenever I prepare a few of my favorite Indian dishes, they remind me of romance and tributes of undying love. On one of my trips to India, I visited the peaceful gardens of…

Blog: ‘Awethenticity’ The chef we know as Grandmother

The two questions I’ve been consistently asked for years is where I learned my culinary skills and what compelled me to become a chef. Those are the easiest questions to answer and the answer to both is the same. My grandmother. I am always happy to share memories of my grandmother who influenced my love…

Blog: The Hunt. Expiring traditions and Best Used By date

The autumn breeze is warm, but a bit crisp, and hints of the winter to come as the sun shines through leaves of the maple in front of me. It sings the warm thoughts of pumpkins roasting with spice over crackling fires and cast iron pots with  venison bones braising, the beginning of venison stew….

Blog: Celebration of the fall harvest

My Midwest adventure continues with a fall harvest celebration of chili and bonfires. The adults are there for the chili and the kids are there for hay rides, glow sticks, and setting marshmallows and hotdogs on fire. Whatever the reason for celebration, and regardless of where you live, food always brings family and friends together….

Welcome to my blog

“You learn a lot about someone when you share a meal together.” Anthony Bourdain Anthony, my dear friend and one of the world’s most esteemed chefs, is absolutely right. The one commonality that brings people together is food. Sharing a meal stirs up memories and stories flow over a glass of wine or cold mug…