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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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Fried Egg with Beans, Avocado and Queso Blanco

Fried Egg with Beans, Avocado and Queso Blanco

| February 25, 2014 | 3 Comments

In some ways, I can be very predictable. If you take me to a clothes store, I will have to touch the fabrics of anything that intrigues me — because the texture is as important as the look for me. If we go out for an after-work drink, I will probably order a Tanqueray and […]

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Creamy Spinach Artichoke Macaroni and Cheese with Gouda

Creamy Spinach Artichoke Macaroni and Cheese with Gouda

| February 24, 2014 | 22 Comments

Spinach artichoke dip — that party favorite — meets creamy macaroni and cheese with Gouda in this easy, delicious recipe. Once upon a time in a far off place macaroni and cheese was a dinner staple created so often that I realized it was faster and better just to make it from scratch. Okay, so […]

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Visiting The Culinary Institute of America with Jones Dairy Farm

Visiting The Culinary Institute of America with Jones Dairy Farm

| February 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

When I agreed to work with Jones Dairy Farm on a variety of projects last year, it was because I was familiar with their products. Like many people, I grew up eating Jones breakfast sausages. In fact, when I was in high school I discovered the joy that is a fully cooked Jones sausage wrapped […]

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4 Things I Can’t Get Enough Of: February 2014

4 Things I Can’t Get Enough Of: February 2014

| February 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Every month, I highlight products and foods that I am really enjoying. This month, I have four delicious ones to share. Enjoy! Taylor Farms Sweet Kale Salad About six weeks ago, I started to see people talking about this salad — online, in stores, everywhere. Finally, one weekend when the kids and I were making […]

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New on Momtastic: Sweet, Savory and Fun

New on Momtastic: Sweet, Savory and Fun

| February 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

As you may remember, I write for a fun site called Momtastic. Recently, a few delicious new recipes have gone live there. I hope you’ll pop over and check them out. Thanks! – Sarah This Slow Cooker Cilantro Lime Black Bean Soup is a cinch to make — and super delicious too. Whenever you want […]

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Triple Chocolate Mug Cake

Triple Chocolate Mug Cake

| February 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Chocolate lovers will delight in this quick and easy recipe for Triple Chocolate Mug Cake. This recipe was created for my client Bisquick. All opinions are my own. Over the weekend, someone mentioned that another snow storm was heading our way. I grimaced a little — because this winter has been so cold and snow-filled. […]

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Easy Broccoli Cheddar Soup

Easy Broccoli Cheddar Soup

| February 10, 2014 | 6 Comments

Broccoli Cheddar Soup fans will devour this easy recipe made in about 10 minutes using a high speed blender. Last night, I returned from a weekend trip with one of my favorite clients (more on that later this week!) and all I could think about was climbing into my own bed. There’s something about the […]

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