Recent Articles

3 Things I Can’t Get Enough Of: January 2014

3 Things I Can’t Get Enough Of: January 2014

| January 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Every month, I highlight products and foods that I am really enjoying. This month, I have five delicious ones to share. Enjoy! Emile Noel Organic Pumpkin Seed Oil I love the subtle differences between different oils, so I am always up for trying something new — like this pumpkin seed oil. When I first poured […]

Continue Reading

The Best of Sarah’s Cucina Bella: 2013 Edition

The Best of Sarah’s Cucina Bella: 2013 Edition

| December 31, 2013 | 3 Comments

Can you believe we’ve reached the end of 2013? This year has been an incredible one — filled with healing, hope, rebuilding and joy. As I look back, I am struck with just how full this year was. We traveled a little — taking an epic road trip to Disney World. We found new routines […]

Continue Reading

Holiday Cleaning Tips and The Swiffer BISSELL® SteamBoost™ Mop

Holiday Cleaning Tips and The Swiffer BISSELL® SteamBoost™ Mop

| December 24, 2013 | 1 Comment

This holiday cleaning tips post is brought to you by Swiffer® as part of a Type-A Parent Community Sponsored Post. A few weeks or two ago, I lost my mind and invited my family to dinner on Christmas Eve. Now, Christmas Eve used to be a thing for my family — an easy family dinner […]

Continue Reading

New on Momtastic: Appetizers, Goodies and More!

New on Momtastic: Appetizers, Goodies and More!

| December 24, 2013 | 1 Comment

I’ve been a busy bee cooking up delicious recipes for Momtastic. I hope you will pop over and check them all out: Caramel Apple Cupcakes Butternut Squash, Bacon and Blue Cheese Salad Chocolate Peppermint Sugar Cookies Butternut Squash Carbonara Pasta Super Easy Cheese Potato Puffs Appetizer

Continue Reading

Cheesy Chicken, Broccoli and Potatoes Au Gratin Casserole

Cheesy Chicken, Broccoli and Potatoes Au Gratin Casserole

| December 23, 2013 | 1 Comment

This easy recipe for Cheesy Chicken, Broccoli and Potatoes Au Gratin Casserole was created for a client, but all opinions are my own. This Christmas season has felt a little backwards. Most years, I have my shopping done with in the first week of December and presents wrapped shortly thereafter. This year, I’ve just barely […]

Continue Reading

Roasted Thai Green Curry Cauliflower and Garbanzo Beans

Roasted Thai Green Curry Cauliflower and Garbanzo Beans

| December 20, 2013 | 3 Comments

Continue Reading

Creme Brulee Egg Bake

Creme Brulee Egg Bake

| December 17, 2013 | 1 Comment

This overnight Creme Brulee Egg Bake is a decadent sweet dish that your family — or guests — will adore. It’s a perfect Christmas brunch recipe since you whip it up the night before (in minutes!) and just have to bake on Christmas morning. This recipe was created for my client Bisquick. All opinions are […]

Continue Reading

Quick and Easy Christmas Appetizer Recipes

Quick and Easy Christmas Appetizer Recipes

| December 17, 2013 | 2 Comments

Are you ready to party this holiday season? These quick and easy Christmas appetizer recipes are a delicious mix of cheesy decadence and lighter indulgence. Dig through this list of awesome appetizer recipes to help you plan your best holiday party ever. Crostini Honey and Tangerine Whipped Goat Cheese Crotini from The Lemon Bowl I […]

Continue Reading

Love Wins: Sandy Hook, One Year Later

Love Wins: Sandy Hook, One Year Later

| December 14, 2013 | 2 Comments

One year ago today, our lives changed dramatically over a span of less than 10 minutes. Today, I don’t have anything profound to say. Over the last year, we have worked on healing. We have rejoiced in every day. We have counted our many blessings, and thanked God again and again that Will came home […]

Continue Reading

Christmas Traditions: Our Christmas Ham

Christmas Traditions: Our Christmas Ham

| December 13, 2013 | 2 Comments

This post is brought to you by Jones Dairy Farm. All opinions are my own. Our halls are decked. The plans for cookie making are in place. And the Christmas shopping is underway. I really, truly love the holiday season. It has me totally giddy. With Christmas just 12 days away, I am so excited […]

Continue Reading