Being a parent the first thing I need in the morning is my coffee. It's that shot of adrenaline to start my day, before lunches are made, before backpacks are filled, and whiny kids are shuffled out the door who don't want to go to school but would rather stay home. My Keurig is my sidekick. With so many Keurig models to choose from for making your brand of adrenaline … [Read more...] about Keurig K200 Life Without The Mess
I recently went to Walmart to look for iögo yogurt created by over 5,000 Canadian dairy farmers. I was there to search out their brand new re-sealable large pouches. Unfortunately, both Walmart and Superstore were sold out >>>>> insert sad face! That's how incredibly popular this yogurt brand is. But I picked up some other iögo … [Read more...] about iögo Yogurt: New Re-sealable Large Pouches + Yogurt Pop Recipe #iogo
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CampaignHashtag#CollectiveBias I fell in love over pasta. I mean literally. I remember the day clearly. It was Valentines Day and my husband (then guy I was dating) took me to a little restaurant for some Spaghetti and Meatballs. Classic dish. Of course he had some … [Read more...] about Fall In Love Pasta Fiesta Recipe #CatelliPasta
It's funny the positive and negatives of blogging or sharing your feelings online. This past week, I talked about the makeover challenge and how I lost almost 5lbs this past week. I feel good about the choices I'm making. But apparently some others don't think so. This is a post I put on Facebook to share how I went to McDonald's, stopping with my husband on the go and … [Read more...] about Rave: Building a Healthy Relationship With Food:
One of the things I love the most about the holidays is entertaining. Having a group of family and friends come over, enjoy a meal, get together to celebrate the good times. What I don't love is cleaning up the mess, or even preparing a big meal for everyone. I came across this idea for a DIY Pasta Bar to make holiday entertaining more fun! I love the idea of a DIY Pasta … [Read more...] about How to entertain over the holidays and make your own DIY pasta bar.
One of the hottest food trends this fall is "comfort food" -- a healthy, upscale and modern approach to cooking and Kellogg's All-Bran is making it easy for consumers to indulge and enjoy with new recipes from top chefs across the country. Each dish offers tasty, fibre-filled twists on comfort classics that will not only engage your tastebuds but surprise your … [Read more...] about Kelloggs Brings Comfort Food Home Using All-Bran #kelloggers
One thing that is so vastly important when cooking anything for the holidays is making sure you cook at the right temperature. I am not a chef by any means. So when it comes to cooking (for me) following the directions is important. It's the only way I know when my food is ready. One of the hardest things to prepare is meat. You have to be so very careful so you don't make … [Read more...] about Why Using a Digital Meat Thermometer is Important When Cooking #Giveaway
I'm so super excited as Thanksgiving is just around the corner. It's one of my favorite times of year as the love of food ties families together, breaking bread, sharing memories and enjoying everything we have in life. Thanksgiving is about two things in our house - food and family. Ask anyone what kind of stuffing they like, or how they prefer their mashed potatoes and … [Read more...] about The Love of Food Ties Families Together
If you ask my boys what their favorite food mom makes is -- the answer is always the same. The boys love lasagna! I don't blame them. Oooey gooey cheese, mixed with layers of incredible pasta between ground beef spiced just right and even some veggies. Sounds delicious doesn't it Now there are a variety of ways to make a good lasagna and although many people think it's … [Read more...] about Barilla #ShareTheTable Homemade Lasagna Recipe!
Mornings in our house are always hectic. Kids get up and always want to eat something. For hubby and I thought it's never a choice of what to eat but why. I hate breakfast, I mean truly and usually skip it. Lately though with summer in full swing, my body has been requiring more energy. So we were happy to hear that Kellogg's Vector has some brand new products to fuel up on and … [Read more...] about Fuel Your Day With Kellogg’s Vector #giveaway