Blackberry Crumble Bars

Hi Everyone, Do you ever have a recipe that exceeds your expectations? Today’s recipe did just that.  See I was doing the ultimate freezer clean-out and I came across 4 bags of frozen blackberries.  They were hidden in the back of the freezer and have been there for months.  I opened the bag and the […]

Lemon Dill Chicken and Asparagus

Hi Everyone, Spring is finally in the air here in California.  Saturday it was sunny and in the low 70’s.  I was so excited for a weekend without rain that I made my way to the Farmer’s Market.  Nothing screams Spring like a walk through the Farmer’s Market with the smell of fresh flowers, baked breads, […]

Dark Chocolate Caramel Turtles

Hi Everyone, One thing I love about Easter is chocolate, mmmmm chocolate!  But one of my favorite things to do is make my own candy.  I love doing this because the flavor is so much better, and the smiles of homemade candy is enough to please me and everyone who tries them.  Today’s candy treats […]

Easter Round-Up

Hi Everyone, Can you believe it is already Spring and Easter is on Sunday.  Time flies!  I am so looking forward to warm weather and sunshine.  I already in the process of getting the garden ready for Spring planting.  One of my favorite things to do in the Spring.  Since Easter is coming, I thought […]

Healthy Peanut Butter Maple Oatmeal Cookies

Hi Everyone, Today I joined  a “Healthy Baking Challenge” hosted by healthy food brand, Carrington Farms, and T-fal bakeware, for National Nutrition Month.  I have to bake something that is healthy, low in sugar and of course tastes good.  I spent a lot of time thinking about it and I think I came up with the perfect […]

Winner of the KRAVE Jerky Giveaway

Hi Everyone, I want to thank you for entering the KRAVE Jerky Giveaway.  The winner is….  Tiffany A.  She said ” I would love to try the pineapple orange. I have never seen that flavor before but it sounds delicious. Krave is the only brand of jerky I buy.” Congratulations Tiffany!  I sent you an e-mail. […]

Baked Mac & Cheese

Hi Everyone, This past week it has rained everyday.  It was gorgeous the week before and I thought for sure spring was here.  But now, it’s cold, windy and rainy.  With this ugly weather I was craving comfort food.  Funny the week before I wanted strawberries, and salads and now I want warm food that […]

Coconut Lime Granola

Hi Everyone, One thing I love to make that I haven’t made in about a year is granola.  It’s a great way to add crunch to yogurt, pancakes or to have as a quick snack.  What’s great about granola is that you can use leftover nuts and dried fruit that you may have lying around […]

Living Healthy with Naked Juice Cold Pressed Juices

Hi Everyone, This year I have really tried to get healthy.  My weight is fine, but what I have been putting in my body hasn’t been exactly the most nutritional food.  Being healthy isn’t always about exercising, but it is also about eating right and filling your body with vitamins and nutrients.  As you get […]

KRAVE Jerky Giveaway

Hi Everyone, As most of you know I am a total snacker.  I tend to get the cravings around 10am every morning. That sounds kind of early for snacking, but I start work around 5am and when 10am hits, I’m hungry.  My newest snack that I like to have to keep me filled is KRAVE […]