40th Birthday Dinner Celebration

At the beginning of May I received an e-mail from a potential client informing me that she’d never hired a personal chef before and was curious about hiring one to celebrate her husband’s 40th birthday with a few of their friends. Of the dates she listed as possibilities, I was only available on one date. I […]

Home Kitchen Remodel – Before & After

It’s DONE, finished, complete! I am one happy, happy, happy woman. Juan Cantu, owner of RemodernSA  (210-818-9099) & Paloma Bustamante, his designer, listened to my kitchen dreams and delivered an absolutely gorgeous kitchen within my budget. The curtains for the eat-in kitchen area are on back-order, and are the only missing item. I just couldn’t wait […]

Home Kitchen Remodel – Part 1

There are piles of kitchen paraphernalia stacked and perched precariously on every surface of the lower level of my house. I could author several stories right now, mimicking the circular story style of Laura Numeroff’s delightful children’s book If You Give a Mouse a Cookie.  The Snowball Effect is in full force in my life, and it’s really a great thing. […]