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
Our Cinco de Mayo Fiesta
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
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!
Bagels and Lox
Image Credit: Party Resources I'm trying a new diet and this morning's breakfast called for a whole-wheat thin bagel, lowfat cream cheese, tomato slices and...lox. I'm not a huge lox fan, but past experience has taught me that if I don't eat protein for breakfast, the rest of my day is doomed. So I decided to brave the mushy/slimy texture of the fish - tell myself that it … [Read more...] about Bagels and Lox
ReadySetEat: Quick Dinner Ideas and Recipe Reviews
Here's the thing about dinner: we have to eat it every.day. Keeping my family fed with an interesting variety of meals each day can be an exhausting prospect. I'm always searching for tasty, easy, and most of all quick recipes that I can get on the table in 30 minutes or less. Enter ReadySetEat.com. The site offers healthful meals that feature ConAgra products - meaning … [Read more...] about ReadySetEat: Quick Dinner Ideas and Recipe Reviews