Which Yogurt is the best Greek Yogurt? #TasteOff

Yoplait Greek Yogurt Taste Off

I grew up in the era of the Coke vs Pepsi taste-off, you know the Pepsi Challenge. That was the one and only taste-off I ever did. (I preferred Coke). And since my soda days are behind me, way behind me, I never thought of doing another taste off until I was approached by Yoplait. [...]

Mistakes Are Proof You Are Trying

Mistakes Are Proof You Are Trying

Julia started Kindergarten this past year. It was a great milestone, although bittersweet. I look at her and am amazed that she is already five. Kindergarten is both exciting and exhausting for her. The amount she is learning astounds me. Every day she comes home with something new to tell me. And I know she [...]

Kale and Mushroom Wrap

Kale and Mushroom Wrap

When I heard that Giada De Laurentiis had a new cookbook out, I really wanted to check it out. As you may know (or may not) I’ve had a girl crush on her ever since I made her Linguine with Shrimp and Lemon Oil. Giada actually lost her place to Heidi Swanson and her Quinoa Patties, [...]

400 Miles in 2014

400 Miles in 2014

Let me start this off with a Happy New Year! I still can’t believe it is 2014. To me, it seems like just yesterday IT people were panicking over the Y2K problem…I guess what they say is true, once you have children time flies. I find with a new year comes the metaphoric squaring of [...]

Mushroom, Spinach, and Truffle Oil Pizza

Mushroom_Spinach_and_Truffle_Oil_Pizza

There’s a restaurant in town that whenever we go there I order the same thing - Mushroom, Spinach, and Truffle Oil Pizza. I like what I like! But seriously, this pizza is awesome and healthy. I think a lot of the great flavor has to do with the Truffle Oil, another new and great find! I [...]

Two Simple Ornaments for Kids

Simple Christmas Ornaments

Both girls have been begging and begging to do more Christmas Crafts.  And as much as I love to craft with them, sometimes I find it a bit tedious. It seems that set up and clean up take longer than the whole project! However, this time around, I found two projects that the girls loved [...]