Holiday Savings Tips

Black Friday has come and gone and yet, with Cyber Monday and last minute gifts, we’ve only begun to spend money. Whether it’s spent on trips to see family and friends, gifts, holiday food or getaways it’s either a lot of fun or kind of stressful. Or perhaps a bit of both. Digital rebates are the easiest and quickest way to help make it a little more fun. Because if you’re going to spend some […]

November 25, 2016
Bacon Tomato Chicken

Have you ever had those nights where you start making dinner and the kids are running around and you lose track of where you are in the recipe… and then you lose the recipe altogether… and you just start making up dinner as you go? That’s how we created Bacon Tomato Chicken. With it’s unique blend of flavors, this is a great recipe when you’ve cooked chicken one too many times in the week. Or […]

November 22, 2016
Travel Essentials You Forgot to Pack

Do you have a mental checklist when packing for a trip? Check the weather – if it’s going to be cold remember your coat. If there will be a pool or hot tub remember your swimsuit. Always remember your pajamas. Whether your a last minute packer or someone who plans ahead days in advance, there’s a variety of things to remember to fit into your suitcase. And it’s easy to overlook the smaller items that […]

November 18, 2016
Hummus Crusted Chicken

Hummus Crusted Chicken is a perfect light, utterly delicious dinner. With only a few ingredients and very little prep, it’s a quick and healthy blend of protein and vegetables. Serve with quinoa or over rice noodles for heartier appetites. This is an easy favorite around our house. Every time we make this for someone new they ask for the recipe! Modifications I replace onion in almost all recipes with minced onion. It provides the flavor […]

November 15, 2016
5 Secrets to Knock Out Winter Congestion Naturally

Winter stinks! I mean, probably not if you enjoy the cold and beautiful snowy days and getting all bundled up in sweaters and cute boots and coats or warm cups of hot chocolate. Ok, so it doesn’t entirely stink. But it’s also the time of year that many people get all sniffely and congested. Because the air gets dry and cold and your body just wants to protect itself by covering your membranes in mucus. […]

November 11, 2016
Quick Breakfast Jump Start

I don’t know about you but I’ve never been much of a breakfast person. Oh, I think it’s incredibly important. Good protein and sustenance is vital to start your day. And my family is predominately hypo-glycemic so if we don’t get our blood sugar up then mornings aren’t pretty. So, breakfast is important! But even though, maybe I’m hungry 30 minutes after I wake up, I don’t really feel like eating food for at least […]

November 8, 2016
Simple Guide to Clean Eating

Clean Eating is the simplest term that encompasses how we eat and how we structure our recipes. It’s a fairly ambiguous term since a lot of people have a lot of different definitions of ‘clean’ and how far down the rabbit hole they go. If you don’t currently ascribe to clean eating, it’s pretty easy to get started. Pick ONE item on the list. Practice it for 30 days until it becomes a natural part […]

November 4, 2016
How to get better results from Tracy Anderson’s Metamorphosis

I was once a sucker for infomercials. Oddly, there was something kind of fun about watching these commercials that make life a little simpler; promise big change with minimal effort for only 3 payments of $9.99. And, to be fair, some of them were pretty cool. My two favorite purchases were my TotalGym and Tracy Anderson’s Metamorphosis. While the TotalGym is great, you kind of have to have the space for it. It folds up […]

November 1, 2016
Make any recipe healthy

There are hundreds of thousands of recipes around the web. A lot of them sound really delicious but not all of them are healthy. What’s the fun in enjoying the taste of food if you know it’s adding to your waistline, damaging your heart or other organs or sapping your energy? The good news is, if you can eliminate a few key ingredients from your food, you can make ANY recipe healthy.  And sometimes the […]

October 25, 2016
Apps Every Traveler Needs

Some of us love to travel. The adventure, the opportunity to see and taste and experience new things, the break from your everyday routine. Some of us… not so much. Sitting still in a plane or a car, surrounded by the unfamiliar, the loss of your everyday routine. Whether you relish it, or dread it, these four apps every traveler needs make managing your travel plans a whole lot simpler. Airline Most every airline has […]

October 21, 2016