ECO HOLIDAY GIFTS: IDEAS FOR FOODIES

If you have food lovers in your life, you can never go wrong with gifts to please the palate. There are so many delicious and delectable food offerings that it was difficult to narrow down our selections. But think about their tastes and what they...

TASTY TUESDAY: HEALTHY PEANUT BUTTER BRANDS

Oh, peanut butter! Some of us love you and some of us really don't like you but did you know that November is Peanut Butter Lovers Month!  It has been stated that Americans celebrate by eating more than 65 million pounds of peanut butter during the...

Thanksgiving Pies

Thanksgiving is a great time for baking and pies are some of my favorite things to make, especially on cold winter days. Every year there’s the discussion of should the pumpkin pie be traditional or should it have a twist to it like a ginger...

Cranberry, Pear and Ginger Relish

Do you throw away the cranberry jelly every Thanksgiving? This recipe is guaranteed to disappear right off the plate! It also makes a perfect hostess gift. You can make a week ahead of time and keep refrigerated. Makes about 3 cups: 1 c and 2 tbsp  light brown...

Tasty Tuesday: A Skin Food Mask You Can Eat

  The same fresh, natural ingredients you use in your recipes can do wonders for your skin. Especially ingredients that help with anti-aging vitamin C—which can fight free radicals, prevent wrinkles and give you firmer, younger-looking skin. To be honest, we hardly buy already made masks because it's...

HOW MUCH SUGAR IS IN HALLOWEEN CANDY

We are not here to judge because we can all agree that candy is one of the main reasons we look forward to Halloween! However, we do think is important to learn the facts of how much sugar is in our favorite candy. On Halloween,...

Splendid Squashes

Whether you love it or hate it, you have to admit squash are so prolific and resplendent in the Fall they are a little difficult to ignore. I must admit, it took me a while, but now I’m a squash convert. I started off a...

HEALTHY FALL DESSERTS

The Fall season is the best time to truly enjoy food and relish in the autumnal flavors that surround us, am I right? From pumpkin pies to apple crumble to a gloriously warm and comforting mug of hot chocolate and marshmallows, there are few things...