• Nessie is the bestie

    An update on the newest addition to the Kelley family. Sweet little Nessie is a love!  Every morning when she wakes up, she throws herself on me and Charlie, as he sings … [More]

    Nessie is the bestie
  • Guacamole

    Guacamole is the best, isn't it? Fresh avocados and spices begging for it's BFF-the tortilla chip.  And how you like your guacamole is a  personal thing--it's like … [More]

  • Pecan & Olive Spread

    So you all know I'm an olive convert.  Never really liked them or ate them until my friend Clara Ward brought over her Olive Bites for Charlie's birthday dinner a few … [More]

    Pecan & Olive Spread
  • Easy Spicy Shrimp

    I love shrimp--anything shrimp. Shrimp dip, boiled shrimp, shrimp casserole, fried shrimp, etc.  Me and Bubba Gump would have gotten along great. My friend Amy Ausman … [More]

    Easy Spicy Shrimp
  • Fresh Fruit Salsa with Cinnamon Sugar Crisps

    Fresh fruit is so satisfying on a hot summer day.  We're slap dab in the middle of summer--getting ready to celebrate our nation's 240th birthday and folks everywhere are … [More]

    Fresh Fruit Salsa with Cinnamon Sugar Crisps
  • Check out Nan’s recent cookbook

    ONE PAN NAN - I'm so excited for you to check out my cookbook:  One Pan Cooking for One Pan Cleanup has personal stories, photos, and of course recipes-over 100 recipes … [More]

    Check out Nan’s recent cookbook