Ann Kellys Kitchen 

Prepare For Hurricane Season Now With Tax Free Shopping

  • 4:09 am Thursday, May 31st, 2018 by Ann Kelly

Hurricane season 2018 didn’t wait until the official start date of June 1st; Alberto dumped plenty of rain on the bay area leading to some flooding and minor power outages. But if you were caught without backup of some sort you may not have learned a lesson from last year when Hurricane Irma devastated so much of Florida. It’s time to stock up and tax advantage of the sales tax holiday which runs from June 1st-June 7th and covers a wide range of items. We can show you the complete list here along with items that are not [More]

It’s The Voodoo They Do So Well

  • 11:41 am Sunday, May 20th, 2018 by Ann Kelly

Why in the world would I get up at 7 am on a Sunday morning when it’s pouring rain to get doughnuts? One simple reason – Voodoo Donut, now open at Universal Orlando’s CityWalk. Oh I tried to head over when I got here Saturday night in another monsoon that only Florida can deliver with such incredible timing but was way too tired from an almost three hour trip over. Nicely flooded off ramps added to the thrill. Walking to my room I saw so many people coming back with slightly damp boxes Voodoo Doughnut boxes and big smiles. They [More]

Win “Project Fire” From The Ann Kelly’s Kitchen Collection

  • 4:54 am Tuesday, May 15th, 2018 by Ann Kelly

There are no two ways about it. When it comes to barbecue we just can’t get enough. But if you’ve never lifted the lid on a smoker or grill where do you start? Let me suggest the newest book from five-time James Beard Award winner Steven Raichlen. “Project Fire” will walk you through what you need to know to take the next tailgate party or picnic to delicious new heights. Steven had me at the recipe of Salted Slab Brownie S’mores. But there’s more to consider than the calorie count. What’s your grilling fuel of choice, what method will [More]

Time In The Garden At Hillel Academy

  • 5:28 am Sunday, May 6th, 2018 by Ann Kelly

There were two things that happened the day my tired, old Samsung S5 crashed and went to Android heaven. It made me finally get a new one which of course I’d been putting off for obviously way too long, The next thing? That horrible pit of your stomach feeling that some things that weren’t compatible with the new system were gone. Oh yes, you know that one. All my notes from a lovely visit to Hillel Academy were nowhere to be found.

But let’s add one more very good thing. The impression left by the staff, the students and their dedication to the [More]