The origin of chocolate is a romantic mix of fact, fiction, legend, and myth. Humanity’s love affair with chocolate is over 2,000 years old and like all enduring relationships, it has a rich and complex history. A thorough treatment of that history could fill encyclopedic volumes. However, following is a summary of several important periods including some respective milestones.
Cooking for Thanksgiving is one of my very favorite things to do. I love to cook! It really is a passion of mine. The clean up… not so much! I prep and plan our Thanksgiving meal for days prior and then cook all day long on Thanksgiving Day only for everything to be devoured in a matter of less than 30 minutes. A little sad but we ALWAYS have Thanksgiving leftovers which is a perk. Continue reading →
A Stainless Steel Pan Brings All-New Flavor in the Kitchen
We have spice racks, fresh herbs, and a plethora of kinds of vinegar. We add butter or use specific types of oil, some even infused with these herbs and spices that we love so much.
Why do we have this multitude of weapons in our cooking arsenal? Plain and simple, straight answer, taste. Stainless steel cookware allows you to have more control of the tastes in your kitchen. Continue reading →
A little bit of creativity is crucial when it comes to eating well. Rather than denying yourself or overindulging just a few tweaks here and there won’t have you missing out on anything. Turn these idea yummy ideas into habits to ensure you lead the healthiest lifestyle possible (well still enjoying it)!
Summer break. Most moms reading this just cringed and smiled at the same time. We want all the “summer fun” that summer break brings but, let’s be honest, it isn’t very fun some days… a lot of days. Most moms that I talk to are overwhelmed on summer break by about week two. Let me tell you about our craziest summer day as of yet and you will see how Red Baron pizza saved the day!