Special Occasions & Party Accomplished

There are no shortages of special occasions that might require a more elegant menu this time of year. Since I’ve been asked to tape another guest chef appearance next month, and they requested I make a holiday and/or special occasion recipe, I thought I’d come up… Keep Reading »

Judge Julie & Friday Food Tips

Well my chickadees, I’ve been invited to be a guest chef  critic on one of my favorite cooking shows today, so I don’t have time to write a new bog post. Here are a few of my favorite Friday Food Tips from the past to keep you entertained while… Keep Reading »

Recipe Writing 101 (Jewels Style)

One of my premium members asked me how to write a recipe the other day. I wasn’t quite sure how to answer that, since I’m not a classically trained chef – I can only offer my own path to painting with flavor. I’ve always loved food, my fondest memories of childhood were… Keep Reading »

The Chill Busting Short Ribs

Models and actresses are often asked to do daft things like walk the red carpet in a sleeveless gown or pose for photos without a coat in forty degree weather.

Braving the London winter without my coat

It never phased me back then. Living in sunny, usually… Keep Reading »

Hi Ho, Hi Ho! Off to Work I Go: Part 1

Julie Anne Rhodes on the set

Doing a guest chef spot on a television show is not quite as simple as it looks. You don’t just show up to cook, unless your name happens to be Emeril or Martha (who have an army of people doing… Keep Reading »