Easy Peasy Summer Strawberry Jam!

Greetings, Mystic Meows!! It is prime time for all of those luscious berries right now and what better way to enjoy them, besides eating them by the handful, than making jam! Strawberry preserves and jam is one of my favorite spreadable sweet treats. Perfect on oatmeal, toast, biscuits, pancakes, waffles… Ice cream! The possibilities are…

Beyond Sausage Stuffed Mushrooms

Greetings, Mystic Meows! Ok. I’m not in any way vegan or vegetarian, but as a Chef who loves to eat, um… almost anything, I’ve really grown to love the Beyond Meat line of plant-based products and am super excited to try their latest offering Beyond Beef, which tastes, looks like, and can be used just…

LA Weekly

Hello there, Mystic Foodies! Recently I was given the opportunity to submit an article to LA Weekly about some fellow Chef friends of mine who have recently started their own Mexican inspired weekend pop up, Tortilla Con Amor based out of North Hollywood, Ca. I’m grateful for the opportunity to have something I’ve written published…

 The Gemini Kitchen!

Greetings, dear meows! One of the things I love about writing this blog is being able to show off some of my most talented friends, such as this lovely lady I’m about to introduce you to. I first met Michele Stueven a little over a year ago when she and her son, Erik Glode filmed an…

It’s Miss Misery, Dammit!! 

One of the many perks of doing my podcast, The Phantom Zone Radio Show was being able to meet amazing people who love all things dark and spooky just like I do. In spite of what most people think, folks in the horror community are some of the best people to know. Creative, resourceful, and just fun to…

The FANtastic Horror Film Festival!

October is upon us and it’s that time of year to celebrate all the things that go bump in the night! Halloween is my absolute favorite holiday! Of course, every day is Halloween in our spooky abode! Scary films, creepy creatures, ghoulish delights… Tons of Frights! Ok… that’s enough of that…😛  We also LOVE horror…

Free Products! 

Hello there!  If you read my Mystic Beauty blog post, then you’ll notice that I mentioned this little gem called Influenster. What’s that you ask? Well, allow me to tell you all about it! Influenster is a website that you sign up for and they email you surveys for different campaigns that they have promoting all…

Full Moon Fever! 

Picture of the moon from the Apollo 11 Mission. Photo credit: NASA How many times in your life have you said or heard the phrase, “It must be a full moon” 😉 Ever notice how crazy things seem to get around the full moon? Electronic gadgets and what not start to act all wonky, or…

French Onion Soup! 

Do you ever just get stumped on what to cook for yourself or your family? As a Chef, there are times when I can be really whimsical and creative in my own home kitchen. But when you have a picky 2 1/2 year old it gets a little crazy sometimes to think up meals that…