Summer Drink Recipe: Honeyed Rhubarb Spritzer

This rhubarb drink recipe was created with samples received from Perrier. All opinions are my own. The more I talk about my chronic problem with dehydration, the more I realize I’m not alone. I know so many women who, like me, have trouble staying hydrated every day. Women and hydration: why is it so important…

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Recipe: Meyer Lemon Salsa

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When I found myself with a bunch of leftover Meyer lemons, I knew I needed something fresh and healthy – no more cookies, please! Meyer lemon salsa served over a great piece of salmon was just the tangy ticket. Visit the blog for more…

My "Treat Myself" Moment is Coming…

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All the chaos we’ve been through this summer is finally winding down…I hope. I just can’t wait until it’s all over, and I can relax for a moment – and you can bet I’ll have a glass of this in my hand when I do…

Mommy and Me Recipe: Fall Veggie Crisp

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Since returning to work full-time, I’ve learned one thing for sure: Anything I can do on the weekend to help myself out during the week makes me my own best friend when workdays kick my butt. So, Sunday has become the day to cook! Today, I made this yumminess with some of the last garden…

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I'm tempted to call this Almost Compost Stew…

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Look out….I’m feeling kinda full of myself right now.Ā  Why? Well, partly because my every color of the rainbow found it’s way into my son’s belly today, and that makes me a happy mom šŸ˜€ But I’m also feeling very proud of myself because I used up theĀ vegetables cluttering my counter and fridge. It’s no…

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Know Your Neighbors: Tomatillo ChickenĀ Stew

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I don’t want to invite trouble, but I just might be able to die a happy woman after this weekend. It was perfect. Yup, I said it. Perfect. There was a little time spent in the kiddie pool, a fun impromptu picnic snack with Daddy, a short but delicious nap, and lots of baby snuggles….

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My Favorite Way To Do Deep Dish

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I was born in Jersey, and raised on Long Island, with an Italian mom. So, yeah. I like pizza. But as much as I like a good New York-style foldable slice, covered in thick cheese and loads of garlic and mushrooms, I like this kind even more… The bakery I used to work in might…

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Rainy Day Squash Boats

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I’m all for rain, but what’s with the threatening skies every time I have a day off!? Not being able to hang laundry outside really throws a wrench into the rest of my week.Ā  Rrrrr…. šŸ˜” Oh well. It’s good for the garden, right? Besides, a rainy day is the perfect time to take care…

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