Articles written by: The Cooking Ladies - Lamont Mackay

The Cooking Ladies - Lamont Mackay

Travel writer/photographer/blogger, food service consultant, cookbook author, and enthusiastic RVer. Always looking for new adventures to report, Lamont has visited every US state but Hawaii. The 2013 IFWTWA Conference changed that. She has toured and written about every Canadian province and territory except for Nunuvut and it is high on her "to visit" list. Editors appreciate the fact that she was an English teacher in a previous life. The Cooking Ladies' regular monthly, culinary travelogue and recipe appears in RV Lifestyle Magazine. Co-author of nine cookbooks: "The Cooking Ladies' Recipes From The Road," stove-top recipes and RV travel anecdotes with photographs, August 2003; "Let's Get Grilling With The Cooking Ladies," grilling recipes and Canadian travel adventures with photographs April 2005; "The Cooking Ladies' Best Little Cookbooks Series," six themed cookbooks with recipes and photos April 2006; "The Cooking Ladies' Favorite Happy Hour Recipes, It's 5 o'clock Somewhere" eBook available at

Bloodless Bullfight Bravado
Chronological / Destinations / Food / Texas / United States

Bloodless Bullfight Bravado

Bloodless bullfighting peaked our curiosity. We telephoned the number posted on the brochure and spoke to Fred Renk. Fred once fought the toros bravos himself, but now he raises cows for breeding the “brave bulls” at his ranch in La Gloria, Texas. The bloodless bullfights are his way of testing […]

Chronological / Destinations / Kentucky / United States


Louisville, Kentucky is more than just the home of the Kentucky Derby. The city is packed with cultural, sport and food surprises. Museums, arts centers and sports history share the downtown stage. Mohammed Ali was born and raised in Louisville. Films, memorabilia and displays in The Mohammed Ali Center tell […]

Inside The Palazzo/The Venetian, Las Vegas
Chronological / Food / Hotels & Resorts / Nevada / United States

Happy Feet in Las Vegas

We were in Las Vegas for an International Food Wine and Travel Writers Association conference at The Palazzo/The Venetian. Whether a person is in Las Vegas for a conference, for the shows, restaurants, glitz or gambling, the city cannot be truly experienced without a lot of walking. For three days […]