I'm headed to Asheville, NC tomorrow for Type A Parent! I've never been to Asheville before, and it's my first time attending this conference, so I'm excited. Out of all the blogging conferences out there (and there are a bajillion), Type A Parent is the one I've heard been compared to Blogalicious the most. Why? I've heard that the laid-back feel, supportive environment, … [Read more...] about On the Road Again! Destination: #TypeACon
The new season of The Next Food Network Star has started! I love this show and am excited for this new cast of characters. I can already tell poor Juba's fate is sealed. Their first challenge was for the chef-testants to show the judges themselves "on a plate" as a breakfast dish. What fun! I immediately started daydreaming. What breakfast dish represents me? I settled … [Read more...] about You, On a Plate. For Breakfast.
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
As part of my super duper role as a blog ambassador for ConAgra Foods, I recently had the pleasure of being able to interview celebrity chef George Duran! You've seen him on Food Network, now check out what he had to say to FOODe about his career, background and recipe suggestions for busy moms: FOODe: Thanks so much for taking the time to answer these questions! I imagine … [Read more...] about My Celeb Chef Interview with George Duran
I am in love with Mexican food. We must eat it at least once every two weeks. Nothing beats the flavors, the comfort, the cheese. In fact, I've often said that I've failed my Caribbean roots because if you ask Giggles what her favorite food, she'll say "tacos!" without hesitation. So when Cinco de Mayo rolls around, I am all too happy to indulge in a Mexican feast. The … [Read more...] about Our Cinco de Mayo Fiesta