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Pastel Rainbow Cake

Pastel Rainbow Cake

We made this gorgeous pastel rainbow cake for Easter and it turned out amazing! We actually used Duff's cake mix, but I cannot find it anywhere anymore. I assume they don't make it anymore 🙁 I love the pastel colors of this pretty cake, with a softer take on your...

Mexican Chicken Salad Recipe

Mexican Chicken Salad Recipe

We love all kinds of chicken salad and we've added all kind of extras, from red grapes to pecans. This recipe has a Mexican flavor from the lime and cilantro and is perfect as a dip with tortilla chips! Mexican Rotisserie Chicken Salad Delicious with tortilla chips....

Edward & Sons Vegan Bouillon

Edward & Sons Vegan Bouillon

I'm really happy with these bouillon cubes, for many reasons. They're so easy to use and I'm glad they don't include any chicken in them. I think that since they left that out, they worked extra hard at making sure they tasted extra good! I made a delicious pureed...

The Unofficial Hocus Pocus Cookbook

The Unofficial Hocus Pocus Cookbook

This unofficial cookbook is well-themed to everyone's favorite holiday movie, "Hocus Pocus," and is dedicated "to 90's kids, and '90s kids at heart!" It's also a beautiful cookbook, filled with genuinely delicious recipes -- well-suited for autumn dining -- with...

Koita Almond Milk

Koita Almond Milk

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kL5nK2FUuKk Koita's mission is to bring you premium Italian, healthy, clean tasting, 100% pure, plant-based milks. And guess what, their milks are all shelf stable, which means they can be stored in your pantry for a very long time!...

Nature’s Path Keto Cereal

Nature’s Path Keto Cereal

Just about all the adults in my family are doing keto right now, and we're always so excited to find new foods that will be convenient to eat and keto friendly! I was happy to see that Nature’s Path Organic Foods is doubling down on keto breakfast offerings with a new...

Review: Made In California

Review: Made In California

Like many of you, one of my favorite memories from childhood is going out to eat with my family. Since we were native Californians, and my father worked in downtown Los Angeles, he seemed to know all the best places -- whether fancy or casual. Over the years, it was...

Award-Winning Vegan Parma!

Award-Winning Vegan Parma!

This is my favorite topping for baked potatoes and popcorn!  I love all four varieties.  Whether you are vegan or not, Parma! is a delicious sprinkle that gives so much delicious flavor to any meal or snack! It was created in Oregon just over 15 years ago by Sister...

Organic and GF Ice Cream Cones

Organic and GF Ice Cream Cones

With Summer close at hand, check out these deliciously nutritious organic and gluten-free ice cream cone options available from Edward & Sons (www.edwardandsons.com), a pioneer in the plant-based foods industry that first introduced Miso-Cup® instant soup and...

The Best Coconut Products!

The Best Coconut Products!

Have you tried Edward & Sons coconut products? They have an amazing variety, including coconut flour and curry coconut milk! Founded in 1978, Edward & Sons Trading Company, Inc. (www.edwardandsons.com) was born out of a commitment to create convenient vegan and...

PB & J Flower Sandwiches

PB & J Flower Sandwiches

These adorable flower sandwiches are made with peanut butter and jelly (or cream cheese and jelly, or any other fillings) are perfect for parties, lunch boxes, or snacks. I love how the jelly makes the perfect center to the flower! My kids love these and really enjoy...

The Cookie Department Keto Cookies!

The Cookie Department Keto Cookies!

I try to stick with a low sugar diet, so I love finding new treats that I can actually eat! These Keto cookies from The Cookie Department are so tasty and help me to not feel deprived at all with my food restricted diet. I love eating them after warming them up for a...

The No Sugar Baker’s Cookbook Review

The No Sugar Baker’s Cookbook Review

Since some of my extended family members suffered from diabetes-related illnesses, leading to untimely ends, I decided to try to avoid sugary foods as much as I can, to make sure I never have to worry about diabetes or any other sugar-related diseases. But recently, I...

Mochi Magic Review

Mochi Magic Review

I love how this charming book features recipes for all different kinds of mochi, showcasing all that mochi has to offer. There are chapters on the Mochi-making Basics, the dough, the fillings, decorating with mochi, pounded mochi, odango balls, and baked mochi. Each...

Nourish Me Home Cookbook Review

Nourish Me Home Cookbook Review

This is a beautiful, hard-bound cookbook with super healthy recipes and foods that I haven't seen elsewhere. There are recipes for families or just one or two people. It features lots of ideas beyond strict limits of contemporary diets, including paleo and vegan...

A Good Meal Is Hard to Find Review

A Good Meal Is Hard to Find Review

What a refreshingly authentically delicious cookbook! I have seen more than a few "southern" cookbooks in my time, living in Tallahassee so long, but, my word! I opened this up and the very first recipe is for homemade mayonnaise. My goodness, I thought, this is the...

The Grand Central Market Cookbook Review

The Grand Central Market Cookbook Review

Since I was born in Los Angeles, I have a place in my heart for the Grand Central Market, but even better than the nostalgia for me, is the amazing mix of flavors and tastes from all around the world, all in one place. I loved walking through the market and enjoying the tantalizing mix […]

Cake, I Love You Cookbook Review

Cake, I Love You Cookbook Review

If I was going to compete on Cupcake Wars, or any other baking competition, televised or not — this is the book I’d use to prepare. And I’d win, too, because these recipes are amazing inventive and so, so delicious! (Even though these are technically cake recipes, not cupcakes, but are easily adaptable.) Amazing bakeries […]

Hot Vanilla Drink Recipe

Hot Vanilla Drink Recipe

Here's a warm yummy drink for a cold, winter night! It's especially good if you don't have any chocolate on hand. Hot Vanilla Drink Perfect for a cold Winter night! 1/2 cup of whipping cream1 tablespoon of chocolate syrupDash of cinnamon1 cup of milk (per hot...

Martha Stewart’s Slow Cooker Review

Martha Stewart’s Slow Cooker Review

Our family uses our slow cooker as much or more than anyone I know as it is just incredibly convenient and budget friendly. As a big fan of Martha Stewart, I was very excited to see this new book from her with slow cooker recipes. It covers everything from appetizers to desserts. There are recipes […]

Wonder Melon Juices

Wonder Melon Juices

I really wish I could eat watermelon all year round, but I sure do try to enjoy it as much as I can while it is ripe in the Summer. I was really glad to find out about delicious Wonder Melon drinks! They're so good and refreshing, with unique and yummy flavors. Here's...

Centsible Seasoned Eggs

Centsible Seasoned Eggs

May is National Egg Month, and I wanted to let you know about the Eggs Are Healthy campaign, where the FDA is being  petitioned to update its guidelines around what can be deemed ‘healthy’ – spoiler organic eggs can’t but sugary cereal can.. Click here to find out...

Heritage Baking Cookbook Review

Heritage Baking Cookbook Review

This is a fascinating (and well-designed) cookbook and exploration into the world of “heritage” baking, which means creating your own starter (instead of conventional yeasts) and pairing that with heirloom grains. Together, bakers can create flavorful breads that one won’t find anywhere else — other than bakeries like the famous Hewn Bakery in Chicago, from […]

Sesame Tahini Products

Sesame Tahini Products

TWO YUMMY NEW SESAME PRODUCTS! Absolutely Gluten Free Tahini Bars Re-Branded to Mighty Sesame New! Mighty Sesame Whole Seed (Un-Hulled) & Regular Creamy Squeezable Tahini Tahini is a superfood. Loaded with protein, vitamins and minerals, it’s a great alternative...

Buttercream Basics

Buttercream Basics

If you are interested at all in learning more about cake decorating, this book is fantastic! Everyone that has come into my house, seen it and flipped through it all said, "I have to get this book!" It is a larger size paperback book and it's filled with clear photos...

Fresh Tastes Cookbook Review

Fresh Tastes Cookbook Review

This is a truly useful cookbook. It offers the kind of flavor profiles that families like mine want and enjoy nowadays, yet really need some help figuring out how to create those kinds of recipes. For example, I love Southeast Asian dishes but didn’t know how to get those flavors in my kitchen. So, the […]

Valerie’s Home Cooking Review

Valerie’s Home Cooking Review

My family loves Food Network, and one of our favorite chefs is Valerie Bertinelli. We appreciate how down-to-Earth she is, and love when she updates classic traditional recipes we all grew up with, but would like to make for our family today. We’re often really busy nowadays, too, so we often just don’t have time […]