OMG! Yummy » Food Trends Recipes and stories that nourish and satisfy Wed, 29 Apr 2015 03:20:35 +0000 en-US hourly 1 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
Winter Fancy Food Show 2014 – Trends and Tempting Tastes Mon, 27 Jan 2014 20:00:49 +0000

A summary of my mad dash through the sprawling Winter Fancy Food Show at the Moscone Center including trends and tempting tastes]]> 16
Lavash – New Ideas for an Old Style of Bread Thu, 31 May 2012 22:21:32 +0000

Last weekend, I stopped by my local grocery – New Leaf – to pick up some lunch with a food-loving friend. While we headed to the check-out, we passed a table offering samples of rolled bread called lavash, which we of course stopped to sample. Lavash bread and crackers are of Armenian origin many thousands […]]]> 11
Wordless Wednesday: The Shrimp Trucks of Oahu’s North Shore Wed, 02 May 2012 22:16:48 +0000

Where the gourmet food truck craze really began! Thanks to @gregorytlee and @dormantchef for the beautiful photos!   North Oahu on Dwellable]]> 12
Wordless Wednesday: OMG! CHOCOLATE Wed, 07 Mar 2012 21:05:28 +0000 5 Orange Thyme Cocktail Cookies – A Unique Holiday Appetizer Wed, 23 Nov 2011 03:30:46 +0000

This week for French Fridays with Dorie, I am early! That’s right – already done with the cooking and post and it’s only Tuesday. The recipe selection this week is free choice. Just pick anything from Around My French Table that you want to prepare for the holidays. My choice was inspired by the book, […]]]> 27
Wordless Wednesday (almost) – Pumpkin Pecan Pancakes Wed, 26 Oct 2011 16:44:16 +0000

For those of you who know me personally or read my blog regularly, you’ll know that it is nearly impossible for me to be wordless. But here’s my attempt using the photo caption as my cheat. (Sneaky of me, isn’t it?) Long Wordy Caption: Ready to get in the mood for Halloween and Thanksgiving? Add […]]]> 4
Guest Post on Eating Rules! – Part of the October #Unprocessed Challenge Mon, 24 Oct 2011 20:01:24 +0000

I originally met Andrew Wilder of the food blog Eating Rules at BlogHerFood ’10 in San Francisco. When I learned of his 2010 Unprocessed Food Challenge, we discussed the reality of a busy mom succeeding at feeding her family unprocessed food for 30 days in a row. He explained that the real goal was education and […]]]> 2
‘Baking with Dorie’ iPad App and Great Grains Muffins Tue, 20 Sep 2011 01:21:34 +0000

Almost one year after I wrote this post OMG iPad! – Tempting Technology in the Kitchen, I received an email about testing out Dorie Greenspan’s new iPad baking app called Baking with Dorie. In my original post, I predicted that the iPad would bring exciting countertop functionality into our kitchens, but I didn’t anticipate the appearance […]]]> 1
Cookbook Club at Williams-Sonoma and OMG! Yummy’s First Cookbook Giveaway Thu, 13 Jan 2011 20:05:55 +0000

The other day I was lucky enough to have an hour free with no pre-scheduled purpose so of course I found myself in a food-related activity – browsing the culinary offerings at Williams-Sonoma in Los Gatos, CA. The demo area in the front of the store smelled of tasty samples so with an empty stomach […]]]> 20