St. Patrick’s Day Desserts: Green Velvet Layer Cake + Lime Sherbet Punch
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St. Patrick’s Day Desserts: Green Velvet Layer Cake + Lime Sherbet Punch

March 2, 2016 St. Patrick’s Day is the perfect excuse to break out the green foods and goodies! Make an arrangement of green grapes and apples, or a veggie spread with broccoli, cucumbers, green peppers, and celery. Desserts can include pistachio ice cream, green cupcakes, or the eye-catching, delicious cake (a spin on traditional Red…

Get Your Citrus On! 5 Days of Meals Cuties & Mighties Style
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Get Your Citrus On! 5 Days of Meals Cuties & Mighties Style

February 23, 2015 I’m always on the lookout for ways to get my kids to eat healthy. Integrating fruits and vegetables into our snacks and meals is the perfect way to make sure they are getting essential vitamins and minerals. For their lunches, I always pack a fruit and who can’t resist the adorable Cuties…

Add a Kick of Flavor to Your Summer Picnics #LikeTajinFlavor
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Add a Kick of Flavor to Your Summer Picnics #LikeTajinFlavor

June 17, 2014 Looking for a new way to jazz up your fruits and veggies this summer? Pick up a bottle of Tajín seasoning. It’s an amazing way to give a little extra kick to your summer favorites. Tajín blends three natural seasoning ingredients – chili peppers, sea salt and lime – to improve the taste…

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Peppermint Bark Pie? Try This Delicious Minty Chocolate Holiday Dessert

December 21, 2012 What better way is there to celebrate the holidays than with the delicious tastes of chocolate and peppermint. This simple holiday pie combines crushed Starlight candies and milk chocolate chips. The result is something to celebrate and definitely something you’ll want to serve to all of your holiday guests this year. Ingredients:…

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Enter Seattle’s Best Coffee Red Cup Showdown! #RedCupShowdown

July 16, 2012 I love coffee drinks. Especially anything with peppermint. Or salted caramel. Or … well I love trying out new combinations. That’s why I’m thrilled to hear about Seattle’s Best Coffee‘s new contest! Because nothing says red, white and delicious like the State Fair, they’ve teamed with celebrity chef Jeff Mauro to launch…

Easy Gluten-Free Pizza Dough, Granola Bars, and Corn Muffin Recipes
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Easy Gluten-Free Pizza Dough, Granola Bars, and Corn Muffin Recipes

May 18, 2012 Since being diagnosed with Celiac Disease 2 years ago, I’ve had to adjust to a gluten-free diet. Luckily, there are many recipes available today that allow you to have your favorite foods, without the gluten. Pizza Dough One of the things I’ve missed most is good pizza. Sure there are many pizza…

Game On: Tips and Recipes for Healthier, Football-Friendly Fare
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Game On: Tips and Recipes for Healthier, Football-Friendly Fare

February 1, 2012 There’s a bit of irony in the fact that the New Year, with all its itinerant resolutions around diet, strikes at exactly the same time as the peak of football season. Somehow junk food has become part and parcel to watching sports, with the Super Bowl being ultimate in overindulgence. Trying to…

Ring in the New Year with Delicious Party Appetizers
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Ring in the New Year with Delicious Party Appetizers

December 30, 2011 Nothing says party like a festive atmosphere, good friends, and delicious food.  Appetizers are a fantastic choice to serve at your New Years Eve party for a number of reasons.  Many of the appetizers you can make well in advance, so when your guests arrive all the cooking is done.  Appetizers also…

3 Recipes to Keep Your Thanksgiving Leftovers from Going to Waste
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3 Recipes to Keep Your Thanksgiving Leftovers from Going to Waste

November 9, 2011 When it comes to saving money, one thing we can all do is make sure food doesn’t go to waste.  The day after Thanksgiving is one my family looks forward to almost as much as Thanksgiving itself.  We are all sandwich lovers and we each have our own version of the perfect…