Maryann’s Award-Winning TV Series & Sustainable Living Blog


Simply Delicious Living with Maryann®

Simple, Delicious, Organic, Sustainable Recipes from The Plumeria Cafe™

Sustainable Home & Office, Joyous Living Inspirations & Musings from Maryann's Pantry

Watch Simply Delicious Living with Maryann® on PBS-TV (KVCR-TV), Dish Network, DirecTV, Roku (Simply Delicious Living Channel), & Ventura County Star (Search: Simply Delicious at VC

TV Sponsorships, Product Placement, Advertise

Maryann Ridini Spencer

As a Wife, Mother, Award-Winning Screenwriter, Author, TV/Film Producer, Food & Lifestyle Journalist, Recipe Developer & Chef, and TV Host, Maryann shares her  easy-to-make, delicious, healthy recipes made with real ingredients as well as her “How-To” cooking videos on “Simply Delicious Living with Maryann®,” her award-winning TV series and blog. Additionally, at, you’ll also find simply ALOHA living stainable body, mind, spirit living articles and podcasts that serve to inspire you to create your unique, simple, delicious living recipe for the joy, harmony and balance you deserve personally and professionally.

Growing up on the East Coast in a large, close-knit Italian-Irish family, Maryann developed a love for cooking and entertaining at an early age. This passion preparing healthy dishes and memorable dining experiences for family and friends led her to start developing recipes, and eventually, to write and produce TV cooking segments for entertainment and lifestyle series on Cable News Network and USA Network, as well as work as a print food and lifestyle writer.

Read More.

New This Month: Mandarin Chicken with Walnuts

In this Simply Delicious Living segment, “Mandarin Chicken with Walnuts,” Maryann cooks up a delicious lunch with her friend Kim Pagano. Kim, a popular radio show personality, hosts “The Kim Pagano Show” on KVTA 1590 AM Radio in Ventura County, CA, Saturdays, 6:00-7:00 am and 7:00-8:00 am. You can also listen LIVE and find out more about Kim and the show at


What's in Season?


Maryann Reports

The Spencer Farm

Simply Delicious Living with Maryann is filmed on The Spencer Farm where we grow all organic produce from Hass and Bacon avocados for market, to Meyer lemons, Ruby Red grapefruit, McIntosh apples, vegetables, lettuces, herbs and spices, and more! Learn more.

Fresh, Organic & Delicious

Click images to find out more!

Maryann's PODCAST in iTunes
Maryann's PODCAST Channel
Join our FREE List

About Simply Delicious

Simply Delicious Living Recipe


Simply Live ALOHA

Show Markets

Click to view Show Markets

Click the IMAGES below to NAVIGATE to the different portals of Maryann's Simply Delicious Living Blog

Simply Delicious Recipes

Freshly blended fruit smoothies of various colors and tastes in glass jars in rustic wooden tray. Yellow, red, green. Top view, selective focus

Sustainable Home & Office


Body, Mind, Spirit JOY

Hanalei Boat

The Writer's Pantry

Writer's Pantry

Healthy Recipes Made with Real Ingredients from The Plumeria Cafe™


The Plumeria Café™ is a charming eatery featured in “Lady in the Window,” Maryann’s new novel from SelectBooks, which captures the Aloha Spirit, hope, healing, karmic romance, and the infinite mother-daughter bond.  The novel inspires and empowers women looking to manifest a committed, loving relationship as well as create harmony and balance both personally and professionally. In “Lady in the Window,” Kate Grace, the novel’s main character, loves to frequent The Plumeria Café, which features a menu of eclectic dishes from blissful breakfasts to luscious lunches and delicious dinners to delectable baked goods all made with fresh, organic ingredients. Recipes from the novel’s café are developed with Aloha by Maryann. Find out more about “Lady in the Window” (Hardcover & eBook @Barnes and Noble and Amazon).

Available in Hardcover & eBook. Click Book For More.

Some of our recipe Favorites!

Fresh, Healthy, Simple & Delicious Dishes!

More from The Plumeria Cafe™

Blissful Breakfasts

Mexican Egg Wrap

Luscious Lunches


Delicious Dinners

Salmon Pepper Dijon photographed by Jon Edwards Photography

Divine Endings

Cranblueberry Squares

Amazing Appetizers


Super Soups & Salads

Roasted Butternut Squash Salad

Vitalizing Veggies, Grains & Potatoes

QuinoaCake1, 650

Marvelous Cakes, Muffins & Breads


ALOHA! ENTER The Plumeria Café™

Click Image to Enter

Read all the Simply Delicious Living Magazines at

Recent Delicious News