Tag: Storytelling

60 IS THE NEW 40!

Life zips by fast and suddenly you’re 60… It doesn’t have to be! Cooking, for me, is about more than just food. It’s about the people, the stories, the laughter that happen over a great plate of food, in alluring settings. While I have over 300 YouTube cooking videos (I […]

CHRISTMAS 2018

When I was a little girl, Christmas always felt so magical. But now as a mom, and a grandma, Christmas IS magical! As a little girl, I can remember feeling somewhat sad on Christmas day. Maybe it was the letdown that the sparkle of the month of December was, not […]

PEAS & CARROTS

My dream as a filmmaker and visual story teller is to entertain and inspire, everyday people. We capture our guests and audience with antics, our yummy food, and alluring tablescapes, and invite them to “Come sit, Eat, and Chat with us!” As cherished “Grandmas”, we offer ideas, wisdom, and encouragement […]

PEAS AND CARROTS PRODUCTION

6 Months in the making and Whisk and Dine goes into production this weekend for its first Reality Show Pilot! So excited!! How does an idea, a thought, a dream become a reality? Beats me! A window, a door would open, and it soon became clear I had found my […]

4TH OF JULY GRILL

On this day, the celebration of Freedom is in the air, and nothing celebrates it more abundantly than the freedom of outdoor living and dining during the summer months! Try your hand at this Grilled Stuffed Squid Recipe for a little something new on the grill! STUFFED SQUID This recipe […]

VISUAL STORYTELLING

A picture is worth a thousand words. Really? How about a video!!!? Two years ago I began to play around with capturing, in photographs, something I have always been good at: Cooking. Then, with prompting from my techie kids, I began to dabble with video, editing, stage props, sound, lighting, […]

PIES & PIANOS

When I was a little girl, we were poor. Dirt poor. My three sisters and I began our lives in a three-room shanty shack along the east coast of a tiny Maryland village. Looking out from our living room window was the ever-present vision of life on the other side; […]

EVERY MEAL TELLS A STORY

The art of dining. While the food is what brings us to the table, the visuals and conversations are what will be remembered most. Two reasons why: Each person will notice something very unique, about the spread that is a reflection of their taste, style, and personality. Eye candy, at […]

THE LOST ART OF DINING

Our world is so diverse now, that we could transport ourselves anywhere we want to be, simply by changing our surroundings, right there in our very own homes. Décor, clothing, music, even the food we cook and how we set the stage to serve it. As a woman in my […]

HIDDEN NOTES

De-Clutter the old, and have a little fun with the prospects of the new! How to you approach a new year? While resolutions are often short lived, I have traded in resolutions for something a little more fun: Hidden Notes! As I wrap up, and pack away the ornaments from […]