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Pan Seared Shredded Brussels Sprouts and Apples (The American Diabetes Association Vegetarian Cookbook)

Pan Seared Shredded Brussels Sprouts and Apples (The American Diabetes Association Vegetarian Cookbook)

| September 30, 2013 | 8 Comments

This post about a quick and easy recipe for Pan Seared Shredded Brussels Sprouts and Apples is sponsored by the ADA in conjunction with Kitchen PLAY. You may already know this. Or maybe not. But for five years, beginning in my mid-high school years, I was a vegetarian. And I loved it. It all started […]

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Double Chocolate Chunk Rainbow Sprinkle Cookies

Double Chocolate Chunk Rainbow Sprinkle Cookies

| September 25, 2013 | 1 Comment

This quick and easy recipe for Double Chocolate Chunk Rainbow Sprinkle Cookies was created for Betty Crocker. All opinions are my own. Will entered the third grade this year. It’s an important year academically — the one where the kids move into the kind of learning that leaves room for their own styles. For instance, […]

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Spicy Taco Meatballs with Cheddar Mashed Potatoes and Avocado

Spicy Taco Meatballs with Cheddar Mashed Potatoes and Avocado

| September 18, 2013 | 2 Comments

I created this Spicy Taco Meatballs with Cheddar Mashed Potatoes and Avocado recipe for my client Old El Paso. All opinions are my own. It’s been so chilly the past few nights that I’ve closed our windows. The kids have both asked to have their blankets added back to their beds. And finding my winter […]

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Easy Chicken-Cilantro Soup (Gluten-Free Recipes for People With Diabetes Cookbook)

Easy Chicken-Cilantro Soup (Gluten-Free Recipes for People With Diabetes Cookbook)

| September 16, 2013 | 8 Comments

This post about an Easy Chicken-Cilantro Soup is sponsored by the ADA in conjunction with Kitchen PLAY.   A few weeks ago, one of my college friends came to visit. Over the course of the day, we got coffees, had lunch and caught up on life. One thing she told me surprised me though: my […]

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Slow Cooker Enchiladas Tacos

Slow Cooker Enchiladas Tacos

| September 6, 2013 | 2 Comments

I created this Slow Cooker Enchiladas Tacos recipe for my client Old El Paso. All opinions are my own. Somewhere in the realm of social media yesterday, I read something someone posted about how people need to stop whining about how busy they are and get over it. Well, I’m not sorry that I share […]

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Pumpkin M&M Cookie Pie

Pumpkin M&M Cookie Pie

| September 4, 2013 | 3 Comments

I am a member of the Collective Bias® Social Fabric® Community. This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper insights study for Collective Bias and its client. When Paige came downstairs this morning, she hopped a little on her feet. “Why is the floor so cold?” she quipped. Then she sat on […]

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Miso Salmon (The Smart Shopper Diabetes Cookbook)

Miso Salmon (The Smart Shopper Diabetes Cookbook)

| September 3, 2013 | 8 Comments

This post is sponsored by the ADA in conjunction with Kitchen PLAY. The sign of a good cookbook — in my opinion — is the number of recipes in that that inspire you to cook. The case of The Smart Shopper Diabetes Cookbook, this photo says it all — I marked recipe after recipe to […]

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Black Beans and Beet Greens Burritos

Black Beans and Beet Greens Burritos

| August 22, 2013 | 6 Comments

This quick and easy recipe for Black Beans and Beet Greens Burritos was created for Old El Paso and I was compensated for creating it. All opinions are my own. Two kids. Two schools. Two schedules. Two soccer teams. Two scouting troops. Two homework folders. Two packed lunches. Two of everything. Back to school is […]

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Back to School: Tips for Easier Lunch Box Packing

Back to School: Tips for Easier Lunch Box Packing

| August 19, 2013 | 3 Comments

I am a member of the Collective Bias®  Social Fabric® Community.  This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper insights study for Collective Bias and their client. #BTSIdeas #cbias One week from tomorrow, I will pack up two lunch boxes early in the morning. For the first time since June, I will […]

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Celebrating Summer with a Childhood Throwback: Fla-Vor-Ice

Celebrating Summer with a Childhood Throwback: Fla-Vor-Ice

| August 19, 2013 | 2 Comments

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Jel Sert for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Between you and I and the computer screen, I secretly smile everytime my kids ask for an ice pop. I have wonderful memories of enjoying ice pops as a girl — especially the Fla-Vor-Ice ones. […]

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