Health Benefits of Extra Virgin Olive Oil

A few years back I totally cut out most oils. We never deep fry anything as I can not stand the smell and usually use our hot air fryer. The odd baking recipe calls for oil, so I do keep a little on hand. But for the most part, I do all of my cookingContinue Reading …

Tex-Mex Turkey Rice Bowl with Avocado Dressing Recipe with Giveaway #TryTurkey

The summer is almost upon us and for my family, that means more time outdoors and less time cooking heavy meals. We are pretty active and enjoy hiking, fishing and camping whenever possible. Being a redhead the sun is not always my friend and I find I am sensitive to the heat. However I doContinue Reading …

Fun Times for all in La Jolla San Diego #VisitSD

Last month I had the pleasure of joining a few travel media professionals in San Diego California. I had never been before and was quite excited. We had a great visit and I quickly fell in love with the area. One neighborhood in particular I was so excited to visit was La Jolla. La Jolla,Continue Reading …

13 Delicious Ways to Use Leftover Ham

I bought a spiral ham to go with our Turkey dinner for Easter. Now when it comes to these family dinners, it is only my daughter and myself who love the ham. Everyone else will eat it, but they prefer turkey. I know there is going to be a lot leftover and I am okayContinue Reading …

30 Minute Leftover Turkey Recipes

I went to the grocery store the other day to pick up some last-minute items for Easter dinner. Every year we have a ham and a turkey as  it is a big meal, and the kids love both. But for some reason, I always cook way too much food and have lots of leftovers. IContinue Reading …

Do you know what hunger looks like? Help Campbell Canada Help Hunger Disappear®

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Campbell Canada for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. When people think about who uses the food banks in Canada, they have a certain image in their heads. The truth is there are many people from all walks of life using the food banks.Continue Reading …

Super Easy Skillet Garlic Knots Recipe

Have you started planning dinner yet? What do you usually make for a main and a side? Do you eat bread with your meals? There are certain meals I expect to have bread with and some I do not. Yet when we go to a restaurant, almost every meal is served with a roll orContinue Reading …

Kids Love Veggies with the Sweet flavour of Maille Honey Dijon with Giveaway

My oldest daughter has always been adventurous when it comes to eating. She is very much like me and will try anything at least once. I wish I could say the same for the other three kids. How my boys grew to be so big and tall, I will never know. Other than corn andContinue Reading …