Recipe: Quinoa Salad with Mediterranean Dressing

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I've been totally into quinoa ever since I first learned how to cook with it back in 2012 when I went to a cooking class in Philadelphia with P&G.  That was also the first night I actually learned how to pronounce quinoa - do you know how?  It's KEEN-WAH.  In case you were wondering.  I know was and I was definitely mangling the pronunciation … [Read more...]

Zipz Wine: All That & A Bag of Chips! (It’s Wine! On the Go!)

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One of my favorite brands at Blogger Bash earlier this month in NYC was Zipz Wine.  You can tell from this photo with my bloggy girlfriend Melissa that I was MORE THAN EXCITED to find Zipz Wine at the event. So I don't know if you guys can tell from the photo what it is but Zipz Wine is single serve wine glasses to go.  You can "unzip" the … [Read more...]

20 Awesome Grill Recipes

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I need to post about all the grilling we do in the summer in the hopes that I'll see this in the winter and fire things up cuz man, I love food on the grill!  We've been grilling up a storm with all the socializing we've been doing thanks to awesome recipes on Pinterest and around the web.  Here's a roundup of 20 of my favs that I hope to try … [Read more...]

Recipe: Avocado & Feta Dip

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Tuesday night, I hosted my book club at my house.  We read Me Before You, which made for a phenomenal book club discussion if you are looking for one for your own book club's next meeting. I turned to Pinterest for a few recipe ideas and decided to take a stab at this Avocado Feta Dip that I had pinned a lifetime ago.  The original recipe calls … [Read more...]

Buffalo Chicken Dip #Pinspiration

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Believe it or not, I've never made a Buffalo Chicken Dip.  Seems like it's such a staple at parties and I'm always found with a chip in hand eating it at someone else's house but never my own! Tonight I'm hosting my Book Club's monthly meeting and I decided that now was as good of a time as any to try and make one!  I went to Pinterest to help me … [Read more...]

#Pinspiration: 5 Pink Cocktails for Spring That Will Knock Your Socks Off!

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Yo, guys.  I've missed the last two Pinspiration weeks as I was sick as a dog the first week and in Disneyland the next.  But I'm back with a fun one this week - pink drinks and recipes that inspired me on Pinterest! Colleen and I have planning the menu for our Mom Mixer event this upcoming Saturday in Philadelphia. (150 Mom bloggers, great brands … [Read more...]

Mashed Potato Mini Muffins #Pinspiration

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In case you're new here, or you haven't seen me do this before, today's Tuesday and on Tuesday's I post a Pinspiration.  A Pinspiration is a post about a pin I've seen on Pinterest, thought was cool, and decided to try out.  It can be food, beauty, clothes, hair or really anything.  I try it out, maybe make a change (or not) and post about it.  I … [Read more...]

Easy Meal Planning with Time for Dinner Planning (Plus 50% off Coupon Code!) #mealplan #mealplanning

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I see a lot of bloggers posting Menu Plans on Mondays.  They come up with a weekly dinner plan and post for their readers. I always think, I wish I could be so organized!  I don't feel like I have the time nor the creativity to come up with an organized weekly meal plan. I need someone to not only plan my meals for me but tell me how to make it … [Read more...]

Mediterranean Chicken {Recipe}

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You guys.  This dinner was EPIC.  I am not even exaggerating, I think this may have been one of the best meals I have ever made at home.  I'm not even kidding. I combined several different recipes (this one from the Clever Carrot was probably the most influential) to make this one that suited our family's needs - it was easy and seriously so … [Read more...]

Easy Lemon-Lime Cake

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I came across this Lime, Yoghurt & Olive Oil Cake via Pinterest and Souvlaki for the Soul a couple of weeks ago. I thought it looked delish and made my own similar adaptation to it last night and it was a huge hit! I had to share. It was just SO STINKING easy to make. It took me 15 minutes tops to make the whole thing and 45 minutes to bake. … [Read more...]