Heart Healthy Cookbook: Don’t Break Your Heart

This heart healthy cookbook review was made possible by a book provided at no charge. This post contains affiliate links.  All opinions are mine and mine alone. My husband has high blood pressure so we watch the amount of salt that he eats.  Not only do you need to be aware of how much salt […]

The Soupbox Cookbook as Seen on Rachael Ray

Have you seen The Soupbox Cookbook? I love making soup from scratch.  But, I very rarely purchase soup from the grocery store. I do keep some on hand in our emergency preparedness supplies just in case.  When I want to enjoy soup for lunch or dinner, I make it myself instead. When I learned about […]

Venezia In Cucina – The Flavours Of Venice

A copy of Venezia in Cucina was provided for review.  This post contains affiliate links.  All opinions are mine and mine alone. Italian food is one of my comfort foods.  There is just something about mounds of pasta covered with sauce and meat that makes me feel better. Of course, there is a lot more […]

Recipe Rehab From The Hit TV Show

You know those family classic favorite recipes you always get asked to make? My family loves things like homemade macaroni and cheese and loaded nachos.  Unfortunately, those recipes are not really friendly when it comes to my waistline.  I certainly don’t want to have to give up all of my favorite family classic recipes. I […]

Sicilian Cuisine – The Flavours of Sicily

This post on Sicilian cuisine was made possible by an item provided for review. This post may contain affiliate links. All opinions are mine and mine alone. You’ve probably heard me mention that I grew up in the suburbs in Connecticut several times.  The area I grew up in had a very heavy Italian population. […]

The Passionate Vegetable

This post about The Passionate Vegetable was made possible by a review copy provided.  This post may contain affiliate links.  All opinions are mine and mine alone. I try really hard to choose healthy recipes for my family. As teenagers, my kids don’t always eat what I want them to. They visit friends, have their […]

An Apple A Day

This review of An Apple a Day by Karen Berman and Melissa Petitto is made possible thanks to a review copy provided at no charge. This post may contain affiliate links.  All opinions are mine and mine alone. Living in Vermont, one of the things that we have a lot of is apples.  There are […]

Maple Cookbook: Modern Maple by Teresa Marrone

Do yo have a favorite maple cookbook? You can’t live in Vermont and not develop a love for maple syrup. I don’t mean that stuff you buy in the store in a plastic squeeze bottle. I mean real, from the tree, maple syrup.  Of course, it helps that our neighbor sugars our maple trees for […]

Paleo Diet Cookbook

This Paleo diet cookbook review is made possible by a copy provided at no charge. All opinions are mine and mine alone. I have been hearing a lot about the Paleo diet lately.   Besides knowing that it was grain free (and gluten free), I really didn’t know anything else about it.  Because my daughter […]

Miniature Desserts for Entertaining

Miniature desserts can be just the thing to turn a regular recipe into a recipe that will wow your guests when you entertain. After all, a plain muffin may be something you eat regularly, but just imagine serving your guests miniature Banana Blueberry Muffins with coffee when they stop by. Or how about tiny Blackberry […]