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Lemon Garlic Corn and Black Lentil Salad

Lemon Garlic Corn and Black Lentil Salad

| April 10, 2014 | 7 Comments

Love salads with a tang? Lemon Garlic Corn and Black Lentil Salad is for you. This recipe was created for my client, Florida Sweet Corn Exchange, who I am working with via KitchenPLAY. All opinions are my own. When the bright sun rose in the sky earlier this week, the brilliant blue skies and raising […]

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Baked Loaded Nachos Wontons

Baked Loaded Nachos Wontons

| April 2, 2014 | 1 Comment

Looking for the perfect game day food? These baked Loaded Nachos Wontons hit all the right notes – crispy, a little spicy and totally craveworthy. Don’t forget to dip them in your favorite salsa. This recipe was created for my client, Old El Paso, but all opinions are my own. My kids took up basketball […]

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A Taste of Gallo Family Vineyard’s Hearty Burgundy Wine (and What to Pair it With)

A Taste of Gallo Family Vineyard’s Hearty Burgundy Wine (and What to Pair it With)

| March 26, 2014 | 8 Comments

A glass of rich red wine is such a treat at the end of the day, and Gallo Family’s Hearty Burgundy is a perfect option. This post is sponsored by Gallo Family Vineyards, and I am compensated as part of the Mom It Forward blogger network. All photos and opinions are my own. My grandmother […]

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Zesty Mango Chili Shrimp and Rice

Zesty Mango Chili Shrimp and Rice

| March 24, 2014 | 16 Comments

Love sweet with a hint of spice flavors? Then you will love this quick and easy Zesty Mango Chile Shrimp and Rice recipe — perfect for lunch or a light dinner. When it comes to seafood, there are many things that the kids and I can agree on. We all love salmon, devour pretty much […]

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Easy Butternut Squash Alfredo

Easy Butternut Squash Alfredo

| March 14, 2014 | 1 Comment

Easy Butternut Squash Alfredo is a creamy, cheesy pasta dish perfect for a quick and easy dinner. This recipe was created for my client Green Giant, but all opinions are my own. When I served this pasta for dinner earlier this week, I did something I pretty much never do: I didn’t tell Paige exactly […]

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Dublin Coddle, an Irish Stew

Dublin Coddle, an Irish Stew

| March 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

This recipe for a classic Irish stew called Dublin Coddle is perfect for St. Patrick’s Day. This was created for my client Jones Dairy Farm, but all opinions are my own. When you shop at warehouse clubs like Costco or BJs, the momentum of the store has a funny way of making you feel like […]

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A Little Spring Cleaning … With Granite Gold

A Little Spring Cleaning … With Granite Gold

| March 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

This is a sponsored post on behalf of Granite Gold. When my family and I moved last summer, I gave up an enormous kitchen that was perfect for all my cooking and photographing needs in favor of a house that better fit everyone’s needs. In doing so, I also agreed to work in a tiny […]

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Family Dinners Make Our Nights

Family Dinners Make Our Nights

| March 6, 2014

Family dinners are part and parcel of my family’s life. Why are they so special? Find out in this post sponsored by Ragú. It’s evening. The kids have set the table, and are carrying plates to the dining room. The glasses are full, and it’s time to sit down. This could be any night in […]

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Spicy Jerk Turkey Melts

Spicy Jerk Turkey Melts

| March 3, 2014 | 2 Comments

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Boar’s Head Brand® for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. When the calendar flips to March, college basketball fans are always abuzz. This is the month that brings brackets and important games as the college basketball season winds its way to the championship. It’s […]

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Cinnamon Bacon Streusel Bread

Cinnamon Bacon Streusel Bread

| March 2, 2014 | 2 Comments

A quick and easy recipe for quick bread is made extra special with the addition of bacon in Cinnamon Bacon Streusel Quick Bread. This recipe was created for my client, Jones Dairy Farm, but all opinions are my own. As evening fell on our house Friday, I was pulling a fragrant loaf of this bread […]

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