Here's the thing about dinner: it happens every.night. Sure, when you're in college or when you are single (or even when you're a newlywed), you can get away with cereal or cold pizza for dinner on a regular basis. But once kids enter the picture, the dinner dynamic changes - at least it did for me. I wanted two things: (1) to make dinnertime a place where my family came … [Read more...] about Solving Your Top 5 Dinner Challenges with ReadySetEat.com
In My Pantry
Next month, I'll be at BlogHer Food in Atlanta! Besides looking forward to meeting tons of fellow foodies and to hear the latest about food blogging trends, I will also be presenting a session called: Fast, Healthy, Family-friendly: Not the Oxymoron You Might Think! Delicious dinners and “family friendly” need not be mutually exclusive. This session will provide tips on how … [Read more...] about BlogHer Food’11!
I confess. I totally made this one up. (I thought I was so original - as it turns out, I wasn't - but I was still proud!) But it came out really great!! I came home form work and had to come up with a quick dinner because, as usual, Giggles was "SO STARVING MOMMY!" A quick scan of the refrigerator showed that we had a defrosted package of ground turkey (score!) and my … [Read more...] about Deconstructed Stuffed Peppers
There are certain staples that I must have stocked in my kitchen at all times. If you haven't tried these garlic cubes by Dorot, you MUST run to your nearest Trader Joe's and pick some up. They are so handy!! Fresh garlic in seconds without any mincing or garlicky fingers. A brilliant invention and so useful in a pinch. I <3 these! I love Goya products. My Caribbean … [Read more...] about Things I Can’t Live Without in My Kitchen