Kitchen

3 Ways to Inspire the Foodies of the Future

3 Ways to Inspire the Foodies of the Future

I began learning to cook as soon as I could walk. And that love of creating in the kitchen has never died. It hasn’t always been pretty, but every experiment-gone-wrong taught me something…. and sometimes those experiments went right! Parents know they need to keep […]

Six Stops to Add to Your Japan Itinerary

Six Stops to Add to Your Japan Itinerary

Japan is one of the most diversely beautiful places on the planet to travel to, thanks to its unique mix of ultra-modern cityscapes, ancient natural landscapes, and interesting cultural quirks. Whether you’re into history, nature or culture, there is something for everyone in Japan, and […]

10 Foodie Finds Worth Sharing

10 Foodie Finds Worth Sharing

Hey Everyone! How was your holiday weekend? Did you go anywhere exciting? Winter is sitting heavy here in New England and Donald and I try to get out between the snow squals. We spent the past couple days exploring the North Shore: Rockport, Portsmouth, and the […]

Secrets of Staying Hydrated

Secrets of Staying Hydrated

Water is the most basic health and beauty product on the planet. Thanks to H2O, the skin glistens, the muscles work perfectly, and the brain keeps firing. There’s no doubt it’s an essential part of anyone’s diet, especially if you are looking to be healthier. […]

Super healthy Green Smoothie Recipe

Super healthy Green Smoothie Recipe

I’ve been a fan of green smoothies for years. It started out innocent enough: adding spinach to a normal peanut-butter-banana smoothie.. and *poof* healthy green smoothie .. right? Well, not really. Now my recipe is packed full of ONLY the really good stuff! It turns […]

Ditch the Chemicals! Try these Non-toxic DIY Cleaners

Ditch the Chemicals! Try these Non-toxic DIY Cleaners

DIY cleaners are all the rage – and with good reason. You probably already know that most commercial household cleaners contain dangerous chemicals. Don’t take this lightly – these chemicals are really REALLY bad for people, babies and pets. In fact they are much more […]

The No Knead Bread that No One Will Tell You About

The No Knead Bread that No One Will Tell You About

This no knead bread recipe is the stuff dreams are made of. This post should actually be called “The No Knead Bread that No One Told Me About” – because it was news to me!  Very very good news. 🙂 Nothing beats the smell of […]

No More Salt + Lime: It’s all about the Sangrita

No More Salt + Lime: It’s all about the Sangrita

Have you ever heard of sangrita?  It is, apparently, an authentic Mexican mixed-drink mixer + tequila chaser. One that I’ve never heard of….. so, naturally, I couldn’t wait to try to make it! Donald ended up in Chicago for work again, and passed along this […]

Let’s Party Like it’s 1621: 10 Recipes [Probably] Served at the First Thanksgiving

Let’s Party Like it’s 1621: 10 Recipes [Probably] Served at the First Thanksgiving

Hey everyone! I have a confession: When I was little, I wanted to be a Pilgrim when I grew up. This is 100% true… right mom? I know you’re reading this. 😉 It only took one trip to Plimoth Plantation to make this decision …maybe […]

Around the World in 5 Recipes

Around the World in 5 Recipes

Hey everyone! I had a realization the other day: Food connects everyone: past, present, future, real, or otherwise. Food can bring the past to life, it can take you to other cultures around the world, and it even makes fictional characters a little more life-like! […]