April 30, 2020
Food

30 Minute Meal: Herb & Veggie Fritatta

Nothing like a thirty minute meal. Our lives are pretty much a race. Driving here. Driving there. Barely any time to relax, let alone eat. So in-between practices, homework, doctor appointments and playdates, take a half hour to prep a filling family-friendly frittata. Don’t forget a side salad or maybe even a bit of Rotisserie […]

Easy 2-Ingredient Earth Day Cookies

Here’s a fun–and EASY– ecipe that our elementary school principle passed on to us today from Delish that just uses sugar cookie mix and food coloring. INGREDIENTS 1 (17.5-oz.) bag sugar cookie mix, plus ingredients called for on package 6 drops blue and green food coloring DIRECTIONS 1. Preheat oven to 375º and line two baking sheets with […]

It’s Green & It’s Good for You. Find Out Why.

Does kale nutritionally stand up to all the hype? It sure does. You want food that packs a punch, think dark green leaves. As Popeye was aware, spinach is another amazing source of vitamins and nutrients, providing more fiber, magnesium and iron than kale. • Kale is rich in vitamins A and K • It’s a great […]

35+ Fun Cocktails to Try During the Quarantine.

Here are a few of our staff’s favorite “fun” cocktails to try during your evening (or days) at home… 1. The Quarantini 2. Ocean Blue Margarita 3. The Raspberry Champagne Razzle Dazzle 4. The Electric Blue 5. Fireball Margaritas 6. Pear Berry Thyme Fizz 7. Cranberry Mojito 8. Figtini 9. Blushing Beauty 10. Skinny Coconut Margarita 11. A Goofy (Pineapple) Foot 12. Champagne Pineapple Punch 13. Cranberry […]

The Skinny Coconut Margarita

This tropical spin on the classic margarita from With Salt and Wit is delicious –plus it’s uses lite coconut milk and coconut water to lower calories–just what we need now! Find Out if Tequila…is a Stimulant. Ingredients 3 ounces lite coconut milk (from the can) 3 ounces tequila blanco 1 1/2 ounces triple sec 8 ounces coconut water Fresh lime […]

Grilled Pork & Onion Tacos

Ingredients 8 1/4-inch-thick pork loin cutlets 1 large sweet onion cut into 1/2″ slices 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil Kosher salt and freshly ground pepper 2 teaspoons chile powder Eight 6-inch flour or corn tortillas, warmed 1 avocado, halved and sliced lengthwise 1/2 cup cilantro leaves Sour cream and lime wedges, for serving Light a grill […]

Family Dessert: Dark Chocolate Fondue

Sure dark chocolate fondue rocks your taste buds! …but it is also good for your heart, your brain, helps control blood sugar, full of antioxidants, contains Theobromine (hardens tooth enamel), and is high in Potassium, Copper, Magnesium and Iron.  Most importantly, it puts a smile on everyone’s face! SIZE: just enough (you can always make more!) INGREDIENTS: 12 oz of good […]

Traditional Buttery, Creamy Colcannon

What is Colcannon? It’s a creamy, buttery traditional Irish side made with mashed potatoe and cabbage that tastes killer with a plate of corned beef. Ingredients 3 lb potatoes 2 sticks butter (yes, 2) 1 1/4 cups warm milk Freshly ground black pepper 1 head cabbage, cored and finely shredded 1 lb cooked bacon chopped into small pieces 4 scallions […]