Foster’s Chicken Salad

I don’t typically like chicken salad but I’ve always been a fan of the version at Foster’s Market’s so I used this recipe from Sara Foster to make a simple summer dinner for… Continue reading

Simple Ways to Make Back to School Safer with Beautycounter

It’s so cliche to say it but it seems like this summer has flown by in a blur of diapers, restless newborn nights and very, very hot days. As the summer winds down… Continue reading

Easy, Soft and Delicious Sour Cream Blueberry Muffins

When I saw this recipe at Averie Cooks, I knew I had to try it.  I doubled it so Joe could bring some to his morning workout group and I could give a plate… Continue reading

“I like toxins in my body,” said no one, ever.

“I like toxins in my body,” said no one, ever. Since I became a Beautycounter consultant, almost six months ago, I’ve asked many, many friends to start questioning what they’re putting on their bodies… Continue reading

Sundried Tomato and Basil Meatloaf

We’re officially snowed/iced in for the near future so I’m taking advantage of the cozy time inside to finally post a new recipe.  Since I hit the second trimester, (I’m pregnant with a… Continue reading

Introducing Beautycounter!

Instead of a recipe, today I want to share with you some information about how you can embrace a healthier lifestyle in 2016, by making a switch in the products you and your family use… Continue reading

Easy & Delicious Christmas Cookies

Happy Holidays to you! These are some of my favorite go-to cookie recipes, click the title for the full recipe.  Happy baking! My Grandma Maxine’s Gingersnaps  My Grandma Sally’s Christmas Cookies (perfect for rolling… Continue reading

Celebrating Cyber Monday with a LivingSocial Deal Bucks Giveaway!

 I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday and ready or not, here comes the sprint to Christmas!  Before you can finish the Thanksgiving leftovers, you’re surrounded by the holidays down every shopping… Continue reading

Easy Pumpkin Pecan Cake for Thanksgiving

   Thanksgiving is right around the corner so I’ve been trying out some recipes in advance to see what will make the cut for our holiday feasting.  I made a few versions of this cake… Continue reading

Blackened Sirloin with Pickled Onion and Bell Pepper

This is a simple spice rub that uses ingredients probably already in your cabinet.  The tangy quick-pickled onion and pepper are a nice complement to the savory flavors of the steak.  We made a… Continue reading