Welcome to Valcooks Kitchen

Welcome to Valcooks Kitchen

Welcome to Valcooks KitchenWelcome to Valcooks KitchenWelcome to Valcooks Kitchen

About Me

I'm a Southern girl with a global palate and enjoy traveling the world searching for new spices and adapting them to my Southern culinary style.

Originally a "Southern girl" from Florida, but currently call the Chicago suburbs home. I enjoy sharing my "plum bodacious" cooking with family and friends. Order your copy of my cookbook, "That's Plum Bodacious!" Watch my cooking channel, "Valcooks Kitchen" for how-to recipes on American Legacy Network. Download the the ALN mobile App on IOS and Android or visit American Legacy Network to subscribe. Start your free trial today!

My method of cooking is using organic ingredients and fresh herbs to provide healthy, tasty cuisines. I'm also known for adding a little "fire water" to kick it up a notch!


ORDER your ebook or soft cover cookbook TODAY!


👩🏽‍🍳 Valcooks “THAT’S PLUM BODACIOUS” Cookbook * is NOW AVAILABLE on ebooks $12.99 AND softcover $16.95.  WATCH Valcooks Kitchen cooking channel on American Legacy Network. Follow along with the recipes in the cookbook. View 1 - 2 minute cooking videos with subscription to ALN. FREE TRIAL!! Download the ALN App in IOS & Android. Recipes includes Valcooks favorites - Paella, Shrimp Beignets, Crab Shalla, Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup, Candied Yams, Banana Pudding and more.. *(Cookbook contains Season1 recipes from ALN)

Learn More

"That's Plum Bodacious!" is an interactive cookbook.  Download the QR Reader app on your mobile or reader device. Subscribe to American Legacy Network. Hold your QR Reader over the QR code of the recipe you'd like to view. Then watch how the recipe is prepared! Order your soft cover or ebook version on "That's Plum Bodacious!"

Coffee Drinkers

Enjoy a rich, smooth cup of coffee with your dishes from Valcooks  Kitchen



Welcome to VALCOOKS KITCHEN, my very own culinary passion project filled with unique and engaging recipes. Explore my site and all the "plum bodacious" recipes I enjoy preparing and sharing with family and friends; perhaps VALCOOKS KITCHEN will ignite your own gastronomic passions as well.


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