It’s almost August, which means that the school year is fast approaching: Finishing back-to-school shopping, sorting out the carpool, and getting everyone signed up for after-school activities. Most importantly, this means getting back in the habit of school lunch prep. If you’re looking for some kid-friendly lunch ideas, then we got some recipe ideas … Continue reading 4 Creative Back-to-School Lunch Ideas
We are finally feeling the summer heat, and that means dining al fresco on the deck; snacking by the pool; grilling in the backyard, and partaking in a little neighborly potluck. Now as much as we love a freshly grilled burger when we’re looking to beat the summer heat, we prefer food that’s a … Continue reading From Garden to Grill
Jingle-jingle, sleigh bells ring-le! Santa’s almost on his way! You know what Santa and I have in common? We both love COOKIES! Personally, I love baking them as much as eating them, but nothing brings me as much delight as giving them to family and friends to enjoy this holiday season. Sugar cookies are a … Continue reading Tips to Baking the Perfect Cookies for Santa
So you’ve cleaned, you’ve organized, you’ve prepared for the guests. The presents are wrapped. The table is set. This year, you’re ready. Except … there’s just one thing left to do. You can’t quite remember what it is … but it’s on the tip of your tongue… Hmm… Tongue… Reminds you of food… OMG. WHAT … Continue reading Holiday Menu Planning Made Easy
Why stop at “Trick or Treat” when you could use these tricks to make healthy treats? In just a few simple steps in your kitchen, that orange, gooey pulp can find a purpose! This recipe for DIY Pumpkin seeds makes a delicious snack that you can easily create from the gunk you pull out of … Continue reading Why stop at “Trick or Treat” when you could use these tricks to make healthy treats?
If your baking skills fall flat, or you think you just don’t have the time, why chalk it up to “that’s the way the cookie crumbles!”? I love Cookie-Mix-in-a-Jar because it’s such a simple solution to my baking woes and baking cookies using this recipe mix is a piece of cake! (Or piece of cookie?) … Continue reading Chocolate Chip Cookie-Mix-In-A-Jar