• Thanksgiving 2016 : Let’s SPATCHCOCK a turkey!

    It’s that time of year again, and we are cooking up a storm!!  This year, my brother, Greg and I ventured outside of our comfort zone and “spatchcocked” a turkey for the very first time. Check out the periscope videos below and watch us bring the term “food porn” to an…

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  • TURKEY BOLOGNESE

    This original recipe came from Rachele Celeste.  I put my own personal spin on it, by adding/modifying a few ingredients (*).  Hope you enjoy it as much as I do!

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  • FUN WITH PERISCOPE

    Alright alright… It’s official.  You guys dig Periscope.  There’s just something about that live streaming that we all just can’t seem to get enough of. I made my  PERISCOPE DEBUT  back on Christmas 2015 from my winter vacation spot, and having been so completely overwhelmed by your participation and following, I…

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  • ASK DINA

    Since the launch of this website, I have received quite a few requests for an “Ask Dina” and an “FAQ” page. While pondering the idea, I thought, why don’t we just make this a joint effort? Below this post, there’s a place for you reply.   If you have questions, go ahead…

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  • Snacking on Set / QUINOA SALAD RECIPE

    I love to cook.  Many of you know that already. I find it relaxing and therapeutic, and more often than not, quite tasty.  But like most, I keep a fairly busy schedule, and finding the time to cook can sometimes be difficult.  I don’t cook EVERY day.  I just can’t. …

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  • Fishes and Loaves: Week One/ Beating the Heat

    I’ve never been much of a beach person. “WHAT?! You live in Los Angeles.  How can you say that?!”  I don’t know. The words just seem to slip off my tongue quite naturally.  In the twenty plus years that I have been living in LA, I can honestly say that I…

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  • First Blog: Video Games and Taking the Net for Granted

    I’ll tell you right off the bat, that title is going to be a little misleading. Hey guys! Welcome to my blog! I guess I’ll speak…err, write candidly and just let you all know that I am extremely excited about the launch of my new website. For the last month,…

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  • Bike Riding

    ahhhh…you thought I meant something else, didn’t you? This was a great day.  I had just received my motorcycle license, and was out riding in Malibu Canyon. I’m so glad someone snapped this pic.  It’s a nice memory.  🙂  

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