If you enjoy binge watching cooking and travel videos, you’ll love this section of my site. Get set for recipe prep, eat and drink local line ups, 3-day travel segments and my televised restaurant recommendations .
It is always a pleasure when I can take what I do to the airways. I love being in front of the camera and love sharing all I do. Each of these videos or “As seen on TV” segments link back to a blog post or social media promo.
Join in all the fun as you watch just one, or watch them all. And, enjoy!
Here is a taste of all the international eats in Jacksonville, NC as shared with Ken Smith of WRAL in Raleigh
Waffles for Breakfast with The Waffle Lady at Jacksonville, NC’s Hampton Inn & Suites
Time to make plans for a roadtrip to Jacksonville, NC. Book a stay at the Hampton Inn & Suites at 1032 Hampton Inn Way and get set for a real treat when you go down for the complimentary breakfast each morning! Read more here. #TellThemHeidiSentYou
Try Regina’s wafflicious waffled bagel sandwich as a fabulous breakfast option… for days when, “just a waffle” just won’t do!!
Next, here’s a one minute summer waffle dessert idea from Regina Triche, the Waffle Lady. Can’t wait to try this!
Five Fabulous Local Buys for Summer
As we kick off the 2021 summer season, this video is from a June 1, 2021 broadcast of the Charlotte Today show on WCNC in Charlotte. In it I shared a taste of five wonderful local North Carolina products you will want to know more about – get all the details here.
Six Sensationa Ideas for Mothers’ Day 2021
Lots of Saturday and Sunday Brunching options in Charlotte NC – here are a few of my springtime favorites. I know you will love them too. Plus, as a bonus, links to my favorite cinnamon roll recipes for a great Family Brunch that puts your kids in the kitchen. Enjoy every moment!
Take a One Day Getaway to Asheboro NC
In case you missed it – here is the copy of the One Day Getaway Travel Segment I did with Ken Smith on WRAL. Here I share the details of what you’ll find when you pack up the car and take a visit to The Heart of North Carolina.
A series of videos from Seagrove NC – August 2020
Learn all about the August Tea with Seagrove Potters Studio Tour
First, a look at all you will find a this semi annual event in Seagrove NC. Did you know that a pottery mug is the gateway purchase to additional handcrafted pottery purchases. Stop in every time you go to visit and start building your own collection of local North Carolina pottery. Nearly 100 studios in Seagrove NC give you lots of options. #TellThemHeidiSentYou
How its Done – Seagrove Potter throws a vase on a potters wheel
Eck McCanless Talks About Carving his Pottery
Stephanie Martin of Dean and Martin Pottery in Seagrove NC talks about her Pop Culture Series
Get ready, Michael Mahan of From the Ground Up Pottery, talks to Heidi about fermenting pickles!!
Bobbie Thomas of Thomas Pottery introduces Miss Prissy Pots
How You Can Help Local Restaurants
Early in 2020 the world was in quarantine facing the Covid 19 pandemic. Restaurants across the country were shuttered and shut down and then slowly everyone began to figure out ways to bring business back. This video from a Charlotte Today interview with show host Colleen Odegaard on how consumers everywhere could help the local restaurant industry, no matter where you live.
Cooking with Hempeh on WTVI’s Charlotte Cooks
It was such fun to appear on WTVI’s Charlotte Cooks with Chef Pamela Roberts earlier this year. Here is the video that accompanies my How to Cook with Hempeh blog post. Enjoy!
You Melt My Heart
Tea at the McNinch House Restaurant in Charlotte, NC
Asa Food for Babies – Eat Local and Eat in Season
Lets get Cooking – Heidi’s Video Recipes As Seen on TV
We are so lucky in North Carolina to have two seasons of dark leafy greens and root veggies. First in the fall and then in the early spring. This roasted root veggie salad with hot pepper jelly cheesy croutons is good to make any time of the year. Recipe and details here.
Braised Pork Chops and Sweet Potato Tots from A Way of Life Farm
Heidi’s Restaurant Roundups As Seen on TV
Six Sensational Spots to Try for Queen’s Feast Winter 2020. Read more in my Queens Feast 2020 Winter Edition post. Even though the 2020 Winter Restaurants week is done, these six spots continue to be wonderful places to enjoy a fine meal.
Looking ahead, here is a short list of Charlotte area restaurants you can start getting excited about! All of them are scheduled to open sometime in 2020. Stay tuned, I’ll keep you posted as openings occur. Meanwhile, you can read more at Charlotte Restaurants on the Radar
Each of my restaurant roundups includes a list of a half dozen places I love. And, they are all places I think you will love too. Check out this next segment for a list of places I originally recommended for holiday dining. It’s great to know that they are all perfect spots to enjoy with friends all the year thru! Read More at A RoundUp of Holiday Cheers!
Eat and Drink Local As Seen on TV in Raleigh, NC
Each area of North Carolina offers an array of local product. Some of it available across the state, other product only available in a limited area. Its been a pleasure to work with my friends at WRAL as I promote local products in the Raleigh/Durham area as well as in Charlotte.
Eat Local and Drink local as seen on TV in Charlotte, NC
This next video also features six wonderful ways to eat local North and South Carolina product. in couple of cases you will see the same products I promoted in Raleigh. You’ll also find several new items in the mix you are sure to enjoy! The video aired on Charlotte Today, November 2019 but these local products are delicious go-tos all year round. Read more at my Holiday Helpers Edition of Eating Local
Drink Local in Charlotte, NC
Next, a video that features local spirits from three different North Carolina distilleries. Also included, a Charlotte-based cider, a set of organic bitters and a local condiment that will make your cocktails everyone’s Jam! Read more at Six Sensational Ways to Drink Local