Over the holiday break I met my friend Monica for brunch to catch up. Somehow our conversation turned to trips and travel and my dirty little secret came to light: I've never taken a solo vacation! Monica was truly surprised and told me that it was a MUST, and she challenged me to add this to my goal list for 2019. I mean, I've been on solo trips, don't get me wrong. Like, … [Read more...] about solo travel: apparently i’ve been missing out
Me and Charlie I just got back from BlogHer Food in Atlanta and wanted to give you a quick recap. I was only able to attend the first day of the conference since Hubby's family had a weekend of events planned celebrating a family graduation. But it was a great first day. The conference kicked off with a Welcome from Elisa and Jory and a roomful of 500 food bloggers. I have … [Read more...] about #BlogHerFood Recap
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!
Green & Black’s Organic Chocolate has launched a Global Ambassador program to empower its cocoa growing partners to establish sustainable livelihoods and communities through agricultural and social programs. The hunt is on for like-minded people not only dedicated to helping their own local communities, but communities across the globe. And YOU can be a part. … [Read more...] about Become a Green & Black Organic Chocolate Global Ambassador!
This past summer Hubby and I went to Los Angeles for a friend's wedding. Of course, before we even touched down on the West Coast, I had already mapped out our culinary itinerary being the foodie that I am. Hubby is a breakfast fanatic, so I knew that our morning spots had to be on point. I scoured online reviews for breakfast spots and The Griddle Cafe was consistently rated … [Read more...] about The Griddle Cafe Red Velvet Pancake Mix