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Two Ingredient Peaches and Cream Ice Cream

Two Ingredient Peaches and Cream Ice Cream

| June 16, 2014

With just two ingredients and a few minutes, you can whip up a chilly bowl of Peaches and Cream Ice Cream that the whole family will love. This post is sponsored by my client International Delight, but all opinions are my own. When I was in elementary school, each class had a picnic on one […]

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Warm Balsamic Red Cabbage and Beet Salad

Warm Balsamic Red Cabbage and Beet Salad

| June 2, 2014 | 30 Comments

A mixture of red cabbage and freshly shredded beets combine with rich balsamic vinegar to create this warm summer salad – Warm Balsamic Red Cabbage and Beet Salad. This recipe was created for a client, but all opinions are my own. A few years ago, I planted rows of red cabbage in my garden. I […]

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One-Bowl Banana Pistachio Muffins

One-Bowl Banana Pistachio Muffins

| May 28, 2014 | 38 Comments

Making homemade muffins for breakfast doesn’t have to be time consuming or create a disaster in the kitchen. These One-Bowl Banana Pistachio Muffins are quick and easy — and delicious too. This recipe was created for my client, Diamond of California, but all opinions are my own. Sometimes I wonder what the cashiers at our […]

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Spicy Roasted Tomatillo Garbanzo Bean Dip

Spicy Roasted Tomatillo Garbanzo Bean Dip

| May 23, 2014 | 22 Comments

The robust flavor of this recipe for Spicy Roasted Tomatillo Garbanzo Bean Dip will have you reaching for more and more. This recipe was created for my client, Green Giant, but all opinions are my own. When the kids started school in August, it felt like we’d never find that groove where the morning just […]

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Celebrate the Bright Side of Life (Fruttare)

Celebrate the Bright Side of Life (Fruttare)

| May 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

Earlier this week, I noticed a photo on my daughter’s desk. She must have swiped it from a box when we moved last summer. In it, I am 18 and about to head off to my senior prom. My brother, who was just under 2 at the time, is standing in front of me, holding […]

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Frozen Springtime Snacks: A Less-Guilt Way to Enjoy Family Traditions

Frozen Springtime Snacks: A Less-Guilt Way to Enjoy Family Traditions

| May 13, 2014 | 4 Comments

What frozen treats will you be biting into for springtime snacks this year? Outshine and Skinny Cow have created some #NewFavorites worth trying. When the first buds of spring popped through out of the Earth outside my house in April, I was shocked. We were still bundling in parkas and shivering through biting winds as […]

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Bacon Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Bacon Chocolate Chunk Cookies

| May 7, 2014 | 2 Comments

Rich, buttery chocolate chip cookies get totally decadent with the addition of salty bacon in Bacon Chocolate Chunk Cookies. This recipe was created for my client Jones Dairy Farm. All opinions are my own. When the kids smelled the aroma of chocolate chip cookies mingling with the salty smoke of bacon in the kitchen, they […]

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Triple Layer Quesadilla Dip

Triple Layer Quesadilla Dip

If you love quesadillas, then you will probably go wild for this easy Triple Layer Quesadilla Dip, which brings together a quick and easy guacamole, salsa and cheese for a spectacular dipping experience. This recipe was created for my client Old El Paso but all opinions are my own. Just when I thought I’d found […]

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Lime Dressed Chopped Salad for Two

Lime Dressed Chopped Salad for Two

| May 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

This tangy Lime Dressed Chopped Salad is the best side dish for zesty enchiladas. This recipe was created for my client, Old El Paso, but all opinions are my own. For a little while this winter, my playlist on Spotify was constantly informing my Facebook friends about my diverse and obscure music choices. It was […]

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Romano Rosemary Lemon Vinaigrette

Romano Rosemary Lemon Vinaigrette

| April 28, 2014 | 9 Comments

A tangy dressing recipe for Romano Rosemary Lemon Vinaigrette using Pompeian olive oil is perfect for spring salads. This recipe was created for a client, but all opinions are my own. A salad. A light, tangy lemon vinaigrette. The warmth of the sunlight streaming through the windows. Spring is all about renewal. It’s the season […]

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