Holiday Gift Guide 

In Holidays, The Gift of Food
by Ann on 28/11
Holiday Gift Guide

Holiday decorations have been up since Halloween in many spots, and Christmas carols can now be heard round the clock on some radio stations. To all of you… Read More »

Party Salmon

In Appetizers, Easy Meals, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options, Holidays, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Seafood
by Ann on 21/11
Party Salmon

Turkey will, no doubt, be the meat of choice in the week ahead. But since Thanksgiving kicks off a month-long season of festivities involving food, the timing seemed… Read More »

Creamy Horseradish Dill Sauce

In Dips, Dressings, Sauces & Salsas, Gluten-Free Options, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Seafood
by Ann on 16/11
Creamy Horseradish Dill Sauce

Not every actor in a movie can have a starring role.  Strong supporting characters are integral to the success of any movie–or play or television show for that… Read More »

Aunt Glenna’s Flourless Fudge Pie

In Desserts, Gluten-Free Options, Holidays, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes
by Ann on 14/11
Aunt Glenna's Flourless Fudge Pie

Certain days are easy to remember. Thanksgiving is the fourth Thursday in November, and Mother’s Day is the second Sunday in May. For my family, there’s another annual… Read More »

#JustBeYou and a chance to win clothes from prAna!

In Uncategorized
by Ann on 09/11
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In an unexpected but completely welcome offer, prAna teamed with Stonyfield Organic to give away clothes!  Think of it as an early birthday present–or late, depending on when… Read More »

Creamy (Healthy) Peanut Butter Dip… and some acceptable “double dipping”

In Fruits & Veggies, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Nuts & Nut Butters, Snacks, Vegetarian
by Ann on 07/11
Creamy (and Healthy) Peanut Butter Dip

Recipes have a way of evolving over time. Preferences shift, dietary needs change, and we learn from trial and error. Sometimes, we simply have a clever idea. At… Read More »

KitchenAid Giveaway

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by Ann on 02/11

Can you believe it’s November?  Weren’t we just wearing flip flops and shorts, enjoying the long days of summer and savoring the occasional ice cream cone? Of course,… Read More »

Greek Pastitsio

In Beef, Casseroles, Gluten-Free Options, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Pasta
by Ann on 31/10
Greek Pastitsio

November is bookended by two incredible feasts. Thanksgiving is the obvious end-of-month celebration, but if you live in my hometown of Lancaster, you may very well have a… Read More »

Roasted Beet Hummus

In Appetizers, Dips, Dressings, Sauces & Salsas, Fruits & Veggies, Gluten-Free Options, Grains & Legumes, Healthy Options, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Nuts & Nut Butters, Snacks, Vegetarian
by Ann on 28/10
Roasted Beet Hummus

When I first laid eyes upon this colorful sister of the traditional middle eastern dip, I was smitten by its vibrant ruby hue.  Thanks to the addition of… Read More »

Rio Grande Skillet Dinner

In Easy Meals, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options, Rice
by Ann on 24/10
Rio Grande Skillet Dinner

When I open my cupboard, I see more than enough food to sustain my family for a week, and likely much longer. For too many people, this is… Read More »