Culinary Queens of Colorado Springs – Jessie Williams of Black Forest Brownies

I would like to introduce Jessica “Jessie” Williams of Black Forest Brownies.  I met Jessie at the backyard market in June of 2022 after I spotted a line of hungry customers.  I usually gravitate to booths with lots of people because they always seem to have the inside scoop.  I chatted up a fellow customer … Continue reading Culinary Queens of Colorado Springs – Jessie Williams of Black Forest Brownies

Culinary Queens of Colorado Spring – Priscilla Koch of Urban Farmhouse

Welcome to the June edition of Culinary Queens of Colorado Springs!  This month I am featuring Priscilla Koch of Urban Farmhouse. Urban Farmhouse specializes in a product called vinegar shrubs. When I first heard of vinegar shrubs, I wasn’t sure exactly what they were or how they were utilized. After doing some research, I became … Continue reading Culinary Queens of Colorado Spring – Priscilla Koch of Urban Farmhouse

Culinary Queens of Colorado Springs – Jennifer Gomez of Sawatch Artisan Foods

Welcome to the May edition of Culinary Queens! This month I am featuring Jennifer Gomez, co-founder, and co-owner of Sawatch Artisan Foods. When I discovered that Sawatch butter was the game-changer for Cotton Blossom Caramel products, I had to learn more. I decided to check out the Sawatch Artisan Foods website and I was instantly … Continue reading Culinary Queens of Colorado Springs – Jennifer Gomez of Sawatch Artisan Foods

Made With Love

Here we are in February, the month we devote to celebrating the ones we love.  In my home, food is central to most of our celebrations, and Valentine’s Day is no exception

My Bougie Kitchen – Kitchen Aid Stand Mixer

I am in most ways, a low-maintenance gal.  My fingernails and eyelashes are real.  My body parts are all organic.  I can be showered and be ready in 30min if necessary.  (Although I prefer a long, lazy shower.)  But I digress, I am rather bougie when it comes to my kitchen.

One Crazy Summer!

Whew, this summer has been one of the busiest on record for my family.  Our 4 children are home for summer break, we have hosted 2 sets of visitors, my husband and I took a couple’s vacation to celebrate our 20th anniversary, we took a family road trip to South Dakota to visit family, and … Continue reading One Crazy Summer!