Conferences – OMG! Yummy Recipes, Stories, Inspiration for the Home Cook Sat, 29 Apr 2017 14:11:06 +0000 en-US hourly 1 36595977 Winter Fancy Food Show: Looking Back at 2016 and Predictions for 2017 Sat, 21 Jan 2017 15:49:16 +0000

A fun look back at what was hot in 2016 and what might be trending this year at the Winter Fancy Food Show 2017 in San Francisco]]> 1 9633
I Came to my Senses … at IFBC Thu, 08 Sep 2016 17:00:10 +0000

How I came to my senses when I attended a “blind” olive oil tasting at the International Food Blogger’s Conference in Sacramento California.]]> 8 9284
Fifteen Highlights from BlogHerFood15 Wed, 18 Nov 2015 14:00:13 +0000

15 highlights from BlogHerFood15 in Chicago where I was a tourist, a panelist, a little starry-eyed about Sarah Michelle Gellar and always hungry.]]> 10 8740
A Taste of BITE Silicon Valley Thu, 18 Jun 2015 20:00:04 +0000

A tasty tour of my 2 days at the first Silicon Valley based food and technology conference, BITE Silicon Valley, held at Levi’s Stadium June 5 – 7.]]> 2 8632
Walk 4 Miles in my Shoes … at the Winter Fancy Food Show 2015 Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:40:51 +0000

Take a 4-mile virtual walking tour of the Winter Fancy Food Show! Get a glimpse of the sips and tastes I discovered and savored at this sprawling food fest.]]> 18 8289
PMA Fresh Summit: Produce in the Digital Age Sun, 02 Nov 2014 17:05:34 +0000

Want to know what’s coming soon to your grocer’s produce aisle? A quick tour thru the huge PMA Fresh Summit Expo’s tempting fruit and vegetable discoveries.]]> 14 8058
Embracing Summer’s Bounty with Fresh Fruit Crisps Wed, 20 Jun 2012 18:23:22 +0000

Today is #PieDay in the blogosphere/twittersphere, and though I have conquered most of my phobia around pie crust, and would jump onto this crusty adventure in a heartbeat, alas my summer schedule so far favors preparing quick crisps. Fresh fruit pie filling and crisp filling really are one in the same. So the real difference […]]]> 10 3448
Goodbye BlogHerFood 12, Hello Summer! Wed, 13 Jun 2012 19:25:53 +0000 18 3394 A Graduation Sandwich: Served up at BlogHerFood 12 in Seattle! Wed, 06 Jun 2012 17:16:08 +0000

8th Grade Graduation Thursday BlogHerFood Friday and Saturday High School Graduation Set-up Sunday And that is what I call a graduation sandwich! How it comes together: Tomorrow, my youngest teen graduates from 8th grade, or as her English teacher reminds them – it’s just a promotion. Regardless of the moniker, after tomorrow, I will officially […]]]> 8 3365
A Blogger’s Bite of the Big Apple Wed, 04 Apr 2012 19:37:21 +0000

This time last year, I was heading to New York City with two hungry teens and @dormantchef for a food-filled vacation. This year, much to their dismay, I left the family behind and headed to the the Big Apple alone for the International Association of Culinary Professionals Conference. I’m back chock full of stories and inspiration […]]]> 15 2836