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Tuna, Avocado and Feta Salad with Lemon

Tuna, Avocado and Feta Salad with Lemon

| January 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Got 10 minutes? Whip up this delicious, waist-friendly salad for lunch. Tuna, Avocado and Feta Salad with Lemon is perfect for taking to the office. It’s easy to eat an unhealthy diet. We’re surrounded by grab-and-go options that are cheap and fast, which can be so alluring when you’ve missed lunch and are staring down deadlines, a […]

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Ideas for Afternoon Snacks with Pistachios

Ideas for Afternoon Snacks with Pistachios

| January 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

What do you reach for your afternoon snacks? Pistachios are a great choice — particularly when combined with other nutritious foods. Most mornings, I am up before dawn. Often, breakfast happens early, and is usually fruit and/or oatmeal. By the time it’s noon, I am ready for lunch — if I haven’t had it already. That’s […]

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Easy Roasted Apple Sundaes with Yogurt (and Marie Callender’s pot pies)

Easy Roasted Apple Sundaes with Yogurt (and Marie Callender’s pot pies)

| December 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #EasyAsPotPie  #CollectiveBias As a busy working mother, I am always looking for ways to put delicious dinners on the table with minimum work. By the time we arrive home from school and work, dinner preparations quickly need to […]

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Help for Life’s Weird Moments

Help for Life’s Weird Moments

| December 23, 2014

Do you pay for things electronically? I do. Many people do. And sometimes, other people co-opt accounts to do so as well. I was compensated for creating this post but all opinions are my own. That’s never fun — at least not for the person whose account it actually is. A few years ago, while […]

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Sauteed Banana, Granola and Yogurt Parfait

Sauteed Banana, Granola and Yogurt Parfait

| December 19, 2014 | 3 Comments

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and Quaker. All opinions are mine alone. #CollectiveBias #LoveMyCereal #QuakerUp Creamy, crunchy, sweet and fruit: this Sauteed Banana, Granola and Yogurt Parfait has it all. And it’s ready in just five minutes. For all the many times I tried to lose weight in the past, there was […]

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Tips for a Perfect Holiday Brunch

Tips for a Perfect Holiday Brunch

| December 16, 2014 | 2 Comments

Planning a holiday brunch for your family? These tips will help you throw a perfect holiday brunch — without a lot of stress. This post is sponsored by my client La Terra Fina, but all opinions are my own. On Christmas morning, after opening presents, my family will do something we’ve been doing for as […]

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Brussels Sprouts Salad with Grapefruit Vinaigrette

Brussels Sprouts Salad with Grapefruit Vinaigrette

| December 8, 2014 | 24 Comments

Filled with creamy avocado, sweet bits of clementines and meaty pistachio kernels, this quick and easy recipe for Brussels Sprouts Salad with Grapefruit Vinaigrette is a light and tangy addition to any meal. This recipe was created for my client Pompeian but all opinions are my own. We are swiftly approaching the official start to winter […]

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Frothy Cookie Latte

Frothy Cookie Latte

| December 6, 2014

Make your morning coffee extra special with this easy Frothy Cookie Latte recipe. And don’t forget to sprinkle a little ginger snaps on top too. This recipe was created for my client International Delight, but all opinions are my own. In the mornings, I rise early — long before the first rays of light shine. […]

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Snack Time: Ambrosia Apples

Snack Time: Ambrosia Apples

| December 6, 2014 | 2 Comments

‘Tis the season of cookies, treats and candies, but don’t forget to dig into good-for-you snacks too like apples. This post is sponsored by Ambrosia™ apples, but all opinions are my own. In our kitchen, there’s always fruit to snack on. Between bowls on the tables and more in the fridge, I love seeing the kids […]

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Cinnamon Raisin Beer Bread

Cinnamon Raisin Beer Bread

| December 4, 2014 | 21 Comments

This recipe for Cinnamon Raisin Beer Bread creates a tender, lightly sweetened loaf stuffed with plump, naturally sweet California Raisins and swirled with cinnamon. It’s perfect for holiday gifting! This recipe was created for my client California Raisins via the Kitchen PLAY network, but all opinions are my own. As soon as Thanksgiving was over this […]

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