Farmer Profile: GreenMans Garden Is Sowing The Seeds Of Life

Farmer Profile: GreenMans Garden Is Sowing The Seeds Of Life

Aug 16, 2014 | View Article

Interactions and the connectivity between life and death fascinate me, especially since my near fatal head on automobile accident that occurred on this very day in 1998. Interestingly enough, Mikael L’Andre had a similar experience when he fell 34 feet from an aerial lift shattering his body in 2011, and like me, found his priorities […]

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Blue Cheese-Sour Mashers & Slow Cooker and Cookbook Giveaway

Blue Cheese-Sour Mashers & Slow Cooker and Cookbook Giveaway

Oct 22, 2013 | View Article

In trying to find  ease in weeknight cooking, I can tell you that I have become attached to my slow cooker. Hamilton Beach sent 8 from our Virtual Potluck team the 6-quart programmable Set ‘n Forget cookers , and each of us also received a different copy of Beth Hensperger and Julie Kaufmann’s Not Your Mother’s Slow Cooker for […]

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New Leaf Market Presents 6th Annual Twin Oaks Farm Tour October 20, 2013

New Leaf Market Presents 6th Annual Twin Oaks Farm Tour October 20, 2013

Oct 18, 2013 | View Article

You will not want to miss the New Leaf Market 6th Annual Farm Tour! Sunday October 20, 2013 from 10am to 4pm The Twin Oaks Farm shop will be open featuring all of their organic and local products. Bring a cooler as you will want some of the fresh and delicious eggs, chickens, preserves, chutneys, […]

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Farmer Profile: Southern Craft Creamery- Marianna, Florida

Farmer Profile: Southern Craft Creamery- Marianna, Florida

Jul 31, 2013 | View Article

  Handcrafted small batch ice cream from Southern Craft Creamery has made its way onto 30A and into the shops of Modica Market, For The Health Of It, CK Feed & Supply, and on the menu at George’s Alys Beach to name a few.The newest 30-A restaurant,  Havana Beach Bar & Grill at The Pearl […]

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Spring Power Foods & Roasted Spring Vegetables

Spring Power Foods & Roasted Spring Vegetables

Mar 20, 2013 | View Article

Today is the first day of Spring and I am ready to celebrate! Having one home form college right now, and the other arriving Friday for Spring Break has been a lot of fun; it also has required me to make a few requested favorite family meals again. Spring brings lots of healthy produce, including some of […]

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South Walton: Shop Like A Local Chef – Ed Reese of Edward’s Fine Food & Wine Shares His Secrets

South Walton: Shop Like A Local Chef – Ed Reese of Edward’s Fine Food & Wine Shares His Secrets

Mar 14, 2013 | View Article

Every Southerner should know that one of the simplest ways to save money and still eat well is to buy in season. It still pays to buy local even in this economy, and my Saturday stop on 30-A is the Seaside Farmers Market, or Palafox Market in Downtown Pensacola. The majority of eggs, dairy, breads […]

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Mac Farms & Farmer Jen Mc Alexander to be featured on Emeril’s Florida, January 27 & 28, 2013

Mac Farms & Farmer Jen Mc Alexander to be featured on Emeril’s Florida, January 27 & 28, 2013

Jan 26, 2013 | View Article

Emeril’s Florida, a show on the Cooking Channel, will highlight the Sunshine State through the eyes of Emeril on-location with a focus on food, cooking, events and activities, and this week local farmer Jen McAlexander, owner of Mac Farms in Santa Rosa Beach will be featured! Throughout the series, Emeril will travel Florida and visit the state’s […]

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Twice Baked Sweet Potatoes & Della Rose Living

Twice Baked Sweet Potatoes & Della Rose Living

Oct 21, 2012 | View Article

There are not too many food, travel & lifestyle bloggers in the Florida Panhandle other than myself at 30A EATS, Molly from Duchess of Fork, and Tara from  Della Rose Living, and today Tara has a guest recipe post to share! If I have missed an Emerald Coast blogger, let me know by commenting below, as […]

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Egg Salad Supreme & Emeril’s #SeriousSandwich

Egg Salad Supreme & Emeril’s #SeriousSandwich

Oct 3, 2012 | View Article

I love a good sandwich, and apparently Emeril Lagasse does too, as he just completed a new cookbook titled Emeril’s Kicked-Up Sandwiches.  I was recently chosen along with 22 bloggers to cook along with Emeril, and celebrate the books release on October 16, 2012. Kicked-Up Sandwiches is filled with over 100 recipes, sweet and savory, and also […]

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Southern Fare Dinner Series at WaterColor Inn & Resort

Southern Fare Dinner Series at WaterColor Inn & Resort

Sep 25, 2012 | View Article

WaterColor Inn & Resort is celebrating ten years of offering luxurious beach accommodations and coastal southern hospitality by inviting guests to SouthernFare, a monthly series of special dinners at the resort’s acclaimed restaurant, Fish Out of Water or the scenic BoatHouse set on Western Lake.  Executive Chef and Director of Food & Beverage Wayne Alcaide […]

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Chicken & Buffalo Andouille Gumbo

Chicken & Buffalo Andouille Gumbo

Mar 5, 2012 | View Article

February was filled with gumbo goodness as I judged the Destin History Museum Gumbo Cook off and attended the Annual Sandestin Gumbo Festival with partner SoWal.com. My Virtual Potluck blogging crew was also approached by a company called The Buffalo Guys to try some of their products, one of which was their buffalo andouille. Though I had […]

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Southern Living’s Cover Recipe: King Ranch Chicken

Dec 24, 2011 | View Article

My daughter is home from college for the holidays and I for one am thrilled. She has always been a big help around the house, but then I need it when she is home, as she is also a mess! One thing is certain, she has my genes, and loves to cook and eat! She […]

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