If you are looking to make a great Impression on your family, friends or guests you may be wondering where to start. It all depends on where you are currently and what results you want to achieve. Read below to see what profile best suits you now…

Confident in the Kitchen

I am busy. I want to feed my family well and connect with them, but between work and extra activities, there just is not enough time. I need real easy solutions for everyday meals.

Effortless Entertainer

I want to host a dinner but I’m not sure where to start. I feel entertaining takes too much time, money & energy. I’m tired of working the party rather than enjoying it.

Raw Vegan Almond Fig Bars. Recipe Makeover

Raw Vegan Almond Fig Bars. Recipe Makeover

When a recipe seems vague in descriptions or does not provide exact measurements, especially for baked items, it is a red flag for a potential error.[Read More]
How to Love Vegetables

How to Love Vegetables

My Mommy Cooking Group requested simple ways to make vegetables easy and delicious. So when I had my niece and nephew over I thought of them to be perfect test subjects. It started with a simple taste test and ended with two kids begging me to let them take v[Read More]
8 Secrets to Set a Perfect Buffet

8 Secrets to Set a Perfect Buffet

As we move into the main holiday, entertaining and party time, here are 8 secrets to setting a perfect buffet.[Read More]
Fun Food Facts, History in the Kitchen

Fun Food Facts, History in the Kitchen

There is more to food than just eating it. Each food has a story to tell and can often be linked to more interesting discoveries, stories, celebrations, healing qualities, and cultural traditions.[Read More]
Common Cooking Conversions, Math in the Kitchen

Common Cooking Conversions, Math in the Kitchen

This week try bringing out a little math in the kitchen with common cooking conversions. When preparing a meal this week add a little fun learning.[Read More]

At Home

10 Secrets to De-Stress Your Holiday, Part 4

10 Secrets to De-Stress Your Holiday, Part 4

People often ask me what’s my top piece of party planning advice. Although I have many useful secrets, tips and techniques I think the easiest way to get a party off to a good start is to use this secret and separate your food and beverage areas.[Read More]
10 Secrets to De-Stress Your Holiday, Part 3

10 Secrets to De-Stress Your Holiday, Part 3

This time of year, it is easy for spending to get out of control. I always want to have the best experiences but am constantly looking for the best deals or ways to get a little more value with the least amount of effort. This week’s holiday entertaining secr[Read More]
10 Secrets to De-Stress your Holiday, Part 2

10 Secrets to De-Stress your Holiday, Part 2

Don’t get caught in all the stress of it but take time to enjoy it. Share the fun experience with those you love.[Read More]