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Cinnamon Dolce Latte Protein Shake with the Nutri Ninja

Cinnamon Dolce Latte Protein Shake

When I was at the blogging conference, BlogHer, this summer, one of the companies in the Expo Hall was Ninja – the makers of my favorite blender – the Ninja. Before I had a Ninja, I managed to break literally   Read More »

Easy Tie Dye Waffles

Easy Tie Dye Waffles

Waffles have been a Sunday morning tradition since I was a little girl. My Dad used to make them every Sunday morning and every now and then he would get adventurous and add a little food coloring to the batter   Read More »

5 Classic Irish Recipes for St. Patrick’s Day

Irish Stew

This is an article I originally posted in 2009, but these recipes are still perfect! Ireland is by far one my favorite places on earth! Lucky for me, my grandparents live there and we have made quite a few trips   Read More »

Simple Ham and Potato Soup

Simple Ham and Potato Soup

  Have you ever had a soup that you just couldn’t get enough of? I set out to make a ham and potato soup last night and after checking out a few recipes online, I decided to make my own   Read More »

Making Raw Veggies Even Yummier

Getting kids (of all ages) to eat raw vegetables is sometimes a challenge.  Sometimes the trick is all in the presentation!  I recently served Hidden Valley Ranch dressing in mini mason jars with veggie slices and it was a huge   Read More »

Fall Leaf Sugar Cookies Recipe

swirl effect fall leaf cookies

I love to make sugar cookies, they are easy and people are always so impressed by them. One of my favorite times of year to make them is in the fall when the leaves are changing. Here is how to   Read More »

Organic Avenue’s Fall into Fall Smoothie Recipe

Fall into Fall Smoothie

I am so excited to share this recipe with you today – for two reasons! One, I will be in NYC later this month and I just can not wait to visit one of the Organic Avenue locations while we   Read More »

Chicken BLT Salad Recipe inspired by Starbucks

My version of Starbucks BLT Chicken Salad

Earlier this year my daughter discovered the Chicken BLT Salad Sandwiches at Starbucks and they quickly became her favorite snack after a long day of theater rehearsals. A few weeks ago I stopped by Starbucks on the way to pick   Read More »

Greek Seven Layer Dip

Greek Seven Layer Dip

With summer days ahead, I like to use my oven as little as possible. This is a recipe for an appetizer that you could easily combine with a salad or use as a side dish, too! I spotted a recipe   Read More »

Gluten Free Cheesy Jalapeno Cornbread Recipe

Gluten Free Cheesy Jalapeno Cornbread Recipe

Years ago anytime I would make chili, I would ALWAYS make cornbread, but when I started eating gluten free that tradition kind of fell by the wayside – until today!! Why did I need to give up my favorite cornbread   Read More »