Bringing new life to Vintage Trailers

Bringing new life to Vintage Trailers

I hope you all had a chance to read my article on trending vintage camp trailers in the July 2016 issue of Simply Family Magazine! I know I enjoyed writing about my experiences, and taking the photos of my cute little trailer! I also enjoy all the waves and enthusiasm from admirers as I travel […]

What’s up with the Devil and Eggs?

What’s up with the Devil and Eggs?

pulled from the pages of the March 2016 issue of Simply Family Magazine, check out the digital edition, here!  Devil–a culinary term that means to cook with fiery hot spices. The term was presumably adopted in the kitchen because of the connection between the devil and the excessive heat in you-know-where. When my kids were […]

Easy as Pie: How to Make the Perfect Pie Crust

Easy as Pie: How to Make the Perfect Pie Crust

from the pages of the December 2015 issue of Simply Family Magazine. Check out the digital edition here! photos and recipe by Carole Davenport If you are like most people, the idea of making a pie might seem like a time consuming and risky dessert to attempt. I hope you will reconsider by trying my […]

Keep Summer Alive with Simple Sides and Scrumptious Desserts

Keep Summer Alive with Simple Sides and Scrumptious Desserts

Keeping summer alive after summer vacation has ended is the theme of this month’s Cook This column. We’re in no hurry to rush into a new season without extending this one to the max. It’s all about light and easy dishes and this month we’re reflecting the cuisine of Polynesia. Picture white sand beaches, swaying […]

Fire up the Grill! Marinated Chicken Shish-Kabobs

Fire up the Grill! Marinated Chicken Shish-Kabobs

BBQ meals don’t have to stop just because summer vacation is over. With just a little bit of planning and prep in advance, this sure-to-please dish of Marinated Chicken Kabobs is easy to complete when you’re ready to eat.  Serve with Coconut Milk Jasmine Rice, Pan-roasted Balsamic Carrots, and followed by Mini-cheesecakes with fresh fruit […]