Holiday Side Dish: Cheesy Brussels Sprouts Gratin Recipe


I participated in the Mom Blog Tour at the Summer Fancy Food Show on behalf of Wendy’s Bloggers and received John Wm. Macy’s CheeseSticks products to facilitate my review and Brussels Sprouts Gratin recipe. I’d like to introduce you to a new friend of mine. His name is John Wm. Macy, and he’s a foodie from way…

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Cool Kitchen Challenge: Slow Cooker Baked Beans Recipe #ProjectEnvolve

I am a Project Envolve ambassador and receive product and/or compensation for these posts. All opinions and ideas are 100% my own. #ProjectEnvolve #GetEnvolve When my mom stopped by this afternoon, my daughter was in her high chair eating her current favorite food: baked beans. Despite their being one of our go-to summer side dishes and…

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Pear and Cardamom Chutney


See ya later, summer! My house is filled with the aromas of fall, and I love it!  Thanks to Clean Eating Magazine, I’ve found an absolutely mouthwatering way to use the pears that were sitting on my counter this morning. Baby food was their intended fate, but it never hurts to teach the baby to share…

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Buh-bye, French Fry


In our house, Friday night is take-out night. Last night, I made what I thought was a pretty good choice: a grilled tuna sandwich.  Of course, as usual, that pretty good choice came with a giant pile of fries. As I sat and ate those fries, I became aware of the fact that I did…

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