Disneyland may be its own world, but it's at the center of the Anaheim Resort District, a swirling galaxy of hotels, restaurants, and shops. Which means that, even outside of the park's hedge-ringed atmosphere, you'll find a multitude of places ...more
Let's talk about "quick and easy," two of my favorite words to find in a recipe title! I'm a strong believer that simple, convenient meals can also be flavorful and delicious.
If you're trying to have a Meatless Monday dinner every week, ...more
There are a lot of claims out there about how wonderful being a vegan is. It'll make the whites of your eyes brighter (raw vegans have even reported their eyes changing color). You'll have more energy. You'll be overflowing with nutrients and less ...more
On our way home from a trip, Aldo and I stopped at Bob's Diner in Manchester, Vermont, for breakfast. I had a bacon-sausage-home fries breakfast skillet with two eggs on top, and it was THE. MOST. DELICIOUS. BREAKFAST. EVER. They served it in a ...more
According to Google, 1 medium-sized orange contains 70 milligrams of Vitamin C; a banana has about 10 milligrams; 1 cup of mango has approximately 60; and (surprisingly) a few handfuls of kale contain roughly 160 milligrams! If you're keeping up, ...more
Food bloggers rita and Sara collaborated on a fabulous spring dinner menu and hosted parties in their respective homes on the same night. They then shared their parties/menu on their blog. I went to Brita's party—here's a peek at how it looked!
Ideally, a fridge/pantry inventory is something you do once and then maintain. I couldn't handle having to go through and count everything once a month. But once it is done, you have this new handle on exactly what you have available to use and you will probably be surprised just how much is actually in your house.
We recently were on a little road trip and the nearest restaurant to our hotel was an Outback Steakhouse. My daughter fell in love with their coconut shrimp and I could put the orange dipping sauce on everything in sight. I made a...more
Enter my giveaway below for a chance to win this 6-Piece Block Set, which includes a 3 1/2″ Paring Knife, an 8″ Bread Knife, a 6″ Cook’s Knife, a 9″ Steel, Come-Apart Kitchen Shears and a 9-Slot Block. WÜSTHOF’s ...more
If you are looking for an easy and delicious icing for your cupcakes or cake, this Easy Vanilla Buttercream Frosting can’t be beat! I debated and debated posting this recipe because the Internet isn’t short of buttercream recipes by any means. Just search Pinterest and you’ll find hundreds of recipes all claiming to be the best ....more
You know how important it is to eat your vegetables right? What about drinking them?You’re right, it is super important and I am about to tell you why with a beginners guide to juicing. Why not try the challenge of drinking one juice a day for 7 days and see how different you feel....more
Concocting healthy recipes never gets boring but sometimes I like to think outside of the box. Like way outside the box, such as a recipe to be slathered on rather than eaten. This sweet silky combination first came about right before prom due to a little inflamed acne flare up with the teen ....more
Here’s another way to enjoy matcha green tea in your daily diet. This time it is incorporated in a smoothie along with some favorites; honey, banana, avocado and your choice of milk. Enjoy this healthy and nutritious drink anytime of the day! ...more
Welcome to the Retro Re-pin Party! Happy Cinco de Mayo! I’m out of town in Texas this week, and only have my mobile phone to put this post together, so I’m going to keep this short and sweet, and unfortunately am unable to pick a feature this week ....more
These cornbread muffins are not your usual type. Chipotle chiles impart a deep flavor and enhances the flavor of corn. Goes great with chili or warmed up with a smear of your favorite sweet spread or old-fashioned butter! ...more
BlogHer and Chinet® asked our bloggers to plan a fun event with friends and family, usingChinet® Cut Crystal® products for inspiration. Check out their blog posts for their best elevated entertainment tips and ideas. Read more