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  • Entrees

    Somewhere Over the Rainbow

    I am sure everyone has seen the grilled cheese sandwich sweeping the internet.  If not, it is a rainbow grilled cheese!  Crazy and beautiful all at the same time.  There has been a hot food trend,...
    April 28, 2016 419 0
  • Keeping It Real

    Ch, Ch, Ch, Chia

    No I am not talking about the weird little plant head we got as kids.  We can eat those little seeds to.  Chia seeds are rising in the health food industry.  They are being used everywhere...
    April 28, 2016 680 0
  • Food on the Fly

    We Don’t Carrot All

    Carrots are often thought of as “bunny food”, and that’s true, but they are so delicious as a snack on the go.  I always have carrots ready to go for my family when we go out...
    March 24, 2016 898 0
  • Beer Wine and Spirits

    Silly Rabbit, Easter is for us too!

    I love all of the traditions of Easter, but I noticed that a lot of the sweets and fun is for kids.  I have kids, so this is a lot of why I love Easter, but...
    March 24, 2016 516 0
  • Keeping It Real

    Oh Mana Turbana!

    Turbana is the world’s leading importer of plantains and rapidly rising to the largest banana importer as well.  In 1970, Turbana was founded by a larger co-op of banana and plantain grower in Colombia called Uniban. ...
    March 2, 2016 609 0
  • Maybe/Maybe Not

    Run, Run, Run, for your Beer?

    Oh man, have a found my niche in the world of exercise.  Now, running a 5k is worth the hard work I hear, but how about running for food or drink even?  Hell yes, sign me...
    March 2, 2016 432 0
  • Entrees

    It’s All About the Muffin Top

    Everyone follows food trends and kids are no different.  In 2016, food trends are all the rage, as everyone is a foodie now.  One of the biggest trends to watch out for is muffin meals.  Turning...
    March 2, 2016 362 0
  • Beer Wine and Spirits

    We’re Going to Asia Baby, Well Kind Of!

    Another hot new trend in the world of alcohol is East- Asian inspired drinks.  Forbes noted, “East-Asian Cocktails — Robert Haynes-Peterson, Spirits Writer “I think we’re going to see a continuing expansion and evolution of East...
    March 2, 2016 365 0
  • I Wanna Stay Home

    Poke Cakes are Better than WHAT?

    I have been making poke cakes since high school.  They are so dang easy and everyone will crave them after.  What is a poke cake you ask?  A poke cake is very simple, it is a...
    March 2, 2016 348 0
  • Entrees

    Totally Turmeric, Dude!

    As millennials, we are always in search of new and exciting culinary finds.  I have found one, turmeric!  I was lucky enough to try Frieda’s fresh turmeric root over the last few days and where has...
    January 25, 2016 411 0
  • Appetizers

    Yes. We Double-Dip

    For as long as we’ve been eating dip, we’ve been hit with propaganda that it’s loaded with fat and dairy and stuff our dreadlocked contingent might refer to as “crap.” Buzzkills that they are. Not to...
    January 22, 2016 764 0
  • Appetizers

    Who Will Make the Cut?

    The time has arrived to find out who is good enough to be in the big showdown we call Superbowl.  This is a big weekend at my house, even if my team failed to make it. ...
    January 22, 2016 324 0
  • Beer Wine and Spirits

    They Came in Like a Disco Ball

    The New Year brings new tastes, or in this case, “funky” flavors of the past.  Disco was a social phenomenon in the 70s.  Saturday Night Fever and late nights at the dance club is where everyone...
    January 22, 2016 424 0
  • Millennial Mom

    Tis the Season for Cookies

    My favorite part of Christmas time, as a kid, was baking cookies with my mom.  One Saturday, we would make every cookie under the sun to give out as gifts, I loved it.  I have carried...
    December 3, 2015 473 0
  • Lets Go Out

    Keep Calm and Get Your Bakery On

    For those of us that are far too busy to shop for ingredients and slave over a stove to get our cookie fix, local bakeries comes to the rescue.  In SoCal, we have sooooo many choices...
    December 3, 2015 368 0
  • Beer Wine and Spirits

    This May Contain Wine

    All over the internet and Facebook, I have been seeing a huge fall sangria trend.  I absolutely love sangria in the summertime, so refreshing and crisp.  When I saw the creations online, I was floored that...
    November 19, 2015 484 0
  • Food on the Fly

    Pick Me Up

    If you want to have dinner at home, but do not want the hassle of cooking it, ordering your feast is a great option.  Albertsons, if ordered in advance, offers a spectacular feast for every head...
    November 19, 2015 414 0
  • I Wanna Stay Home

    Every Super Hero Needs a Sidekick

    So we have the main attraction handled, what about the sides?  Green bean casserole, yams, various salads, that’s what I remember.  Some were good, some not so much.  The beauty of being a millennial is we...
    November 19, 2015 443 0
  • Cravings

    Lookin’ Good, Pumpkin

    Okay, pumpkin spice is everywhere, I mean everywhere!  Before the lattes, chocolate chips, etc we loved our pumpkin pie.  It seemed like unless you went to Marie Callender’s, you ate pumpkin pie at Thanksgiving at that...
    November 19, 2015 382 0
  • Millennial Mom

    Let Them Snack!

    As a millennial mom, I have often given my daughter a snack to eat at school.  This was met with mixed policies at her schools and she was denied many times this nourishment during the day. ...
    November 12, 2015 447 0