Fantastic Friday Juice to Kick-Off Your Kid’s Weekend

If the end of your week correlates with family fun fests, plenty of play dates, or sleepovers at Grandma’s house, then you might agree that your kid’s nutrition lacks in quality come Friday-Sunday. Kick-off your kid’s weekend with a vegetable juice powered with essential nutrients and antioxidants like lycopene, vitamin C, and potassium. For a…

Spices, Herbs, Oils, and Vinegars

A kitchen can’t be complete without an interesting arrangement of available additives. No, I’m not talking about fake, chemically-laden injectables or powdery, cancer-causing fixings that big box food producers pound into their products. I’m referring to wonderfully natural, feel-good fundamentals that bring excitement to otherwise bland, boring dishes.  An at-home chef should keep the kitchen…

Sunday Morning Beets

Woke up today with a bit of a headache. After pulling a double, working the restaurant’s booth at our town’s fall festival, I, of course, wanted to take advantage of a baby-free, husband-free night with my pals. Hours of talk and laughs with my twenty-something teammates kept me up way past my suburban mom bedtime, but…

Crockpot Sesame & Ginger Chicken

It’s time to grocery shop soon; my fridge looks like a left-over’s mecca of containers. You all know what that means- time for Momma to get crafty in the kitchen. I think we’ll fare well tonight, as I managed to get an Asian-inspired, sesame & ginger chicken with broccoli and potatoes brewing in my Crockpot. It’s…