Blake’s All Natural Foods


  My family sits down for dinner almost every night even though our schedules are hectic.  I love that time where we all focus on each other rather then sports, homework, electronics, etc..  The majority of the time I cook from scratch, but there are times when I need a little help and that’s when […]

NEW Pompeian Cooking Spray! #PantryInsiders


  Disclosure: As a member of the Pompeian Pantry Insiders Blogger Network, I am being compensated to do a series of 6 blog posts this year on Pompeian oils and vinegars. The comments in this post are 100% mine.   Be on the look out for the NEW Pompeian Oil Non-Stick Cooking Sprays!  I just […]

Ball® FreshTECH Automatic Home Canning System Giveaway


  Disclosure:  I received the Ball® FreshTECH Automatic Home Canning System.  The comments in this post are completely my own.   This, my friends, is an awesome appliance! Ball® FreshTECH Automatic Home Canning System    Here’s a quick, little preview for ya!       Check out what I made so far with this canning […]

Review: TruMoo Chocolate Marshmallow Milk

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  This February, and for a limited time only, TruMoo is introducing the NEW Chocolate Marshmallow Milk!   Here are the facts!     I was quite the chocolate milk drinker when I was young.  When I think about hot chocolate and marshmallows, it brings back great memories of my childhood, for sure.  We used […]

Simply Enjoy® Product Line from Stop & Shop


    Have you ever seen the Simply Enjoy® Product Line at Stop & Shop?  The folks from Stop & Shop sent me a few new products to try!   Just in time for the holidays, Stop & Shop has expanded its exclusive Simply Enjoy® product line.  This collection of gourmet products is something not […]

What Canned Goods Do I Use?


  Disclosure: I received a Hannaford gift card which will allow me to purchase the canned items and other ingredients I need for a series of 8 posts about the Cans Get You Cooking program. I am disclosing this per FTC guidelines.   For my October Cans Get You Cooking post, I’d like to share […]

Review: Wolfgang Puck Pressure Oven


  Disclosure: I received the Wolfgang Puck Pressure Oven. The comments in this post are 100% my own.   Wolfgang Puck Pressure Oven   This oven is so versatile!  It’s a countertop oven that can bake, roast, broil, warm, toast, reheat, and it even has a rotisserie.  With the special pressure technology, some foods cook […]

Review: T-Fal OptiGrill


Disclosure: I received the T-Fal OptiGrill. The comments in this post are 100% my own. If you asked my husband Dave, I’m sure that he would agree that the OptiGrill is one of the coolest kitchen appliances we have reviewed this year. At first glance, it looks like a panini maker, right?  Well, this is […]

Cookbook Review: One Bowl Baking By Yvonne Ruperti


    One Bowl Baking Simple, From Scratch Recipes For Delicious Desserts By Yvonne Ruperti   About the Author     Yvonne Ruperti has been baking and cooking for over 15 years, in professional kitchens, test kitchens, and her own bakery. You may recognize her from her three seasons on the Emmy-nominated hit PBS cooking […]

Cookbook Review: Flour, Too By Joanne Chang


  Disclosure:  I received a review copy of Flour, Too.  The opinions expressed here are 100% my own.   Flour, Too By Joanne Chang   Joanne Chang’s 2nd book, Flour, Too, is another hit in my opinion!  I went to a book signing of her first book, Flour, in Boston two years ago, and have […]

Cookbook Review: The Book of Steak


  Disclosure: I received a review copy of The Book of Steak. The opinions expressed here are 100% my own.   The Book of Steak from Parragon The Book of Steak is from Parragon’s Love Food Line.   I’m a carnivore.  I love a perfectly cooked steak.  The trouble is…I’m not very good at cooking […]