Creative Kids Cooking Challenge

For kids, helping in the kitchen builds confidence and encourages independence, plus it’s a valuable contribution to the family. Not only do I want my kids to learn cooking and safety skills, I want them to enjoy creating and experimenting… Continue Reading →

Kitchen Essentials I Learned From My Mom

My sweet mom has done so much for me throughout my life. I can’t begin to repay her for all the amazing life skills she’s taught me over the years. I’m thrilled to celebrate my lovely mom this Mother’s Day! I… Continue Reading →

Turkey Sausage and Vegetable Stir Fry

Summer is a-comin’, and you know what that means? I’m always on a big push to eat healthier and get this body into summer swimsuit shape! I’m actually hosting a “biggest loser contest” with my family – siblings, cousins, etc…. Continue Reading →

Top 10 Must-Have Kitchen Tools

I get a little too excited about kitchen tools.  I’m kind of a geek that way.  I’m also a practical kind of gal, so instead of perfume and flowers for Mother’s Day, I prefer small appliances or gadgets to add… Continue Reading →

The Beauty of Brown Butter

I’m always late for the party. And I was really late coming to the brown butter party. I thought, “Meh. It’s just melted butter.”  Then I made this cake…and it changed my life. I never exaggerate about these types of… Continue Reading →

Blogger Cookbook on Sale for Charity

I’m thrilled to be a part of this fun and fabulous Blogger Cookbook. Here are the ladies from How Does She? to tell us more: After MONTHS of creating, the “50+ Top Blogs All Time Favorite Recipes” cookbook is HERE!!!… Continue Reading →

Summer Camp for Kids: Tinfoil Dinners

Everyone knows that one of the worst things about camping is dealing with the food. What to bring? What dishes do we need? Do we need butter? Did I forget the salt? Well, here is a quick and easy solution!… Continue Reading →

Mini Ice Cream Sundae Candies

If your kids like miniature stuff as much as I do, uh mine do, they’ll love these mini ice cream sundae candies. They’d be a fun ending to a miniature food meal (make mini hamburgers, serve mini corns, and drinks… Continue Reading →

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