12 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do With Your Slow Cooker

If you are like me, you don’t have a lot of time to cook dinner… You need quick, fast and healthy..  There are a few staple soup and stew recipes out there. But once you’re ready to elevate your slow-cooker skills to the next level, the possibilities are endless. Here, 12 creative and delicious ways to put […]

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Wine Gummy Hearts!

Wine Gummy Hearts  1 cup wine ( you can use port, white or red) 4 Tbsp gelatin  1/2 tsp stevia (optional) 2 -4 Tbsp maple syrup * add a little at a time if you use a less sweet wine.   In a pot or saucepan, warm the wine on low heat, do not let […]

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Meatball Sliders

Try a twist on the traditional American sliders and turn them Italian instead! This easy, “mess free”, mini meatball sub is a great appetizer for the big game or any party you host. Meatball Sliders  Serves: 32-40 sliders Ingredients 1 lb. ground beef ¾ cup Italian seasoned bread crumbs ⅓ cup grated parmesan cheese 1 large egg ½ tsp. garlic […]

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Wings and Things Appetizers For Your Super Bowl Bash!

Disclosure: This post was sponsored by Tyson Foods #winwithwings.  All opinions are expressly our own and recipes are original. If you’re hosting the super bowl this year, give a “Wings and Things” Bar a try.  We have a few short cuts and some great fresh recipes for you to enjoy.  They’re all easy to prepare and serve […]

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Easy Homemade Pizza Recipe!

Pizza tops the list as a fan favorite for Super Bowl food year after year.  So this year why not try your hand at a semi-homemade version and score a touchdown with your home team! Homemade Party Pizza  – (Yields 2 large pizzas) Ingredients 2 balls of pizza dough – they are typically about 1 lb. […]

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Hottest 2015 Travel Getaways

Traveling is important for the soul.  We have a chance to rejuvenate and reconnect with ourselves and our loved ones. Let’s plan to make 2015 the year to take a trip with family, friends or just the two of you.  Depending on what you are looking for wanderlust, fitness, sleep, delicious food.  The possibilities are […]

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The Valentini Cocktail!

Shake it up this Valentine’s Day with a cocktail alternative to Champagne.  Our Valentini is sophisticated and delicious – plus it looks so pretty in red! The Valentini Ingredients 3 oz vodka 1 oz Pom pomegranate/blueberry juice 3 blueberries Preparation: Pour the vodka and juice into a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake vigorously, cold is key […]

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Quinoa Cookies Recipe

Looking for a healthy but delicious cookies to enjoy and serve your family?  We have the perfect solution thanks to our friends at Veria.com, an online extension of the national health and wellness TV network Veria Living. Quinoa Cookies Ingredients 1 cup cooked quinoa (whole grain) 1 cup uncooked quinoa flakes (or oatmeal flakes) 1 […]

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Sweet Valentine’s Day Party For Kids!

We are so excited to share this back to basics Valentine’s Day party for kids! Children love making handmade Valentine’s Day cards – it’s a craft and gift in one!  We love it too and so we made it a party by including some easy recipes for party treats.    Enjoy and share the love! […]

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How To Make Kale Chips

It can be nearly impossible to pass up the chips for healthier choices such as veggies.  So today we’re happy to share a healthy and tasty recipe for Kale Chips from Jennifer Christman, RD and Nutrition Manager at Medifast.  We hope you’ll give them a try and make the chip swap at some of get-togethers and gatherings this summer. Kale Chips Prep […]

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Mixed Berry Smoothie Recipe

Eating healthy can get harder as the year goes on, but here is one idea we found to make it simple and special. This smoothie is so delicious, it’s perfect for everything from a weekday breakfast to a party dessert.  Seriously, and it’s so pretty to serve.  Try one and you will see, then spread […]

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Grilled Cauliflower Steaks

Swap a beef steak for a veggie variety and get healthy.  Try this cool presentation and delicious side with dinner. Even non-cauliflower fans are sure to be intrigued. We’re absolutely fascinated by how good these healthy steaks look and taste! Grilled Cauliflower Steaks (Makes 4 steaks) Ingredients 2 heads cauliflower 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil […]

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