Get Ready for MasterChef Junior Season 2 + Reader Giveaway

Season two of MasterChef Junior is coming to FOX on November 4th! This culinary competition show gives budding chefs aged 8 to 13 the opportunity to showcase their talent, culinary knowledge and passion for food . Through a series of challenges and cook-offs, these promising cooks compete to win the … [Read more...]

National Geographic Books About Food for Kids & Adults – Reader Giveaway

Whether you're a kid or an adult, food can be fascinating. Of course we love to eat it, but there is so much to learn about it as well. National Geographic is making that learning fun for both the little ones in our families and us adults with two brand new books about food: National Geographic … [Read more...]

Help for Holiday Cooking with Appliances from Best Buy

As we head into the holidays, it means it's time to get cooking! For us the holidays start with lots of cooking for Halloween. Our town has a BIG Halloween parade each year and the parade  route is right at the end of our block. That means we invite family and friends over to watch the parade and … [Read more...]

Awesome Cooking Apps

I love to cook!  I guess you can probably tell that already by how may recipes I share.  So, when it comes to tech, I love to check out all the different apps that can give me inspiration in the kitchen and help with some information and guidance along the way.  There are hundreds (probably even … [Read more...]

14-Piece Farberware Cookware Set only $39 Shipped!

  There is a really hot deal from Walmart right now on this cookware set. Get this Farberware 14-Piece set for only $39! You get tons of great pieces with this set including: Farberware 1.0-qt covered saucepan Farberware 2.0-qt covered saucepan Farberware 5.0-qt covered dutch … [Read more...]

How to Ripen an Avocado

The next time you need to use an avocado and it's still too green, you can speed up the ripening process without sacrificing flavor or quality.  To ripen your avocado more quickly, just put it in a paper bag along with an apple. Use a toothpick to poke the bag in a few spots and leave it sit at … [Read more...]

Relish! Menu Planning FREE Trial + Reader Giveaway

What are you making for dinner tonight? Tomorrow night?  How about for the rest of the week?  It's important to families to eat together, and eating freshly prepared homemade meals is the best, but the effort required to both plan AND prepare those meals can be overwhelming!! That's where Relish! … [Read more...]

uChef App – Over 21,000 Recipes with GREAT Features!

  I have tried to do better lately at cooking meals more frequently. A couple things generally happen that get in the way of me doing that. One, I get to the store without much of a plan and then stand there staring at ingredients wondering what to cook and what I'll need to cook it. … [Read more...]

50% Off and Free Shipping on Beautiful Flirty Aprons!

There is a great sale this weekend through Monday on Flirty Aprons! You can 50% off any style with free shipping with code MOTHER50 at checkout! The prices on these adorable aprons starts at around $30 - $40 each making them only about $15 with this great discount. And there are so many great … [Read more...]

An Interview with Michelle Bernstein from the Macy’s Culinary Council

Be prepared to say YUM. Last week I had the opportunity to interview chef Michelle Bernstein, one of the amazing chefs who make up the Macy's Culinary Council. This group of expert chefs is dedicated to inspiring us to eat, cook and enjoy food at home - just like a chef. Chef Bernstein's companions … [Read more...]