rainy day essentials

6 Rainy Day Style Essentials

Thanks to the heavy rain storms California received last winter, Los Angeles County is finally out of its five-year drought. I’m aware that Angelenos get no sympathy from the rest of the country in terms of weather.  But when it rains here, it’s a big deal because we get so little of it. Angelenos fall into […]

cornish game hen recipe

Creole Cornish Game Hen Recipe

This Cornish game hen recipe is so easy and delicious. I made it last January for our New Year’s Day meal; I’m thinking of cooking it again for our Easter dinner main dish. Rubbed with my homemade creole seasoning, this version of Cornish hen is baked in a cast iron skillet, yielding maximum flavor with […]

most popular blog posts

Most Popular Blog Posts of 2016 {Year End Wrap Up}

Cheers! We made it through another year. This blog has kept me sane throughout the craziness of 2016; if I couldn’t write I don’t know what I’d do! As 2016 winds down I’d like to share the top 10 most popular blog posts on Yo-Toi.com this year.    My most popular blog posts: 3 Essential Digital […]