Robert Rose – Best of Bridge Sunday Suppers

I struggle to have company over for meals. It’s not that I don’t love having company – I do! It’s not that I mind cooking for company. It’s simply that I have a hard time wrapping my head around what to cook for company! My Mom often did up a roast with potatoes and gravy […]

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Raincoast Books – The Beach House Cookbook!

You might remember awhile ago that I reviewed a book by Mary Kay Andrews, called “The Weekenders” It was quite a good book and so I checked on the Raincoast website to see what other books she had out. Naturally, my interest was piqued by the cookbook that she published in May of this year! It’s […]

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Raincoast Books – Melts!

I love a grilled cheese sandwich. To me there’s nothing more of a comfort food than a toasty, crispy, cheesey grilled cheese sandwich! Add a bite of dill pickle to every bite and you have me a perfect meal. “Melts”, by Fern Green is a beautiful hard covered book with a cut out of a […]

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Raincoast Books – Magic Cakes

Magic. It’s something that amazes us all. But did you know that you can create magic within the space of your very own kitchen? I remember the first time I made an impossible pie – it was so cool! But I have a lovely cookbook to tell you about that makes a triple layer pie! […]

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Quarto Knows – 5-Minute Mug Cakes & Peeps-a-licious! ~Giveaway!

You might remember awhile back when I reviewed a cookbook called “Dump Cakes from Scratch”, written by my new-best-friend-though-she-didn’t-know-it-at-the-time Jennifer Lee! I loved the cookbook, loved the recipes, loved that they were “from scratch” not “from box” and the rest is history! Well, it turns out that Jennifer saw my review and – get this […]

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Robert Rose Books “The Aromatherapy Beauty Guide” ~ GIVEAWAY!

Using natural products for my family is really important to me. If you ask my husband he may even say I am a bit obsessed about it. (He is probably right). 😉 When the chance to review The Aromatherapy Beauty Guide: Using the Science of Carrier & Essential Oils to Create Natural Personal Care Products by […]

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English Creek Farms ~ GIVEAWAY!

Any health conscious readers out there? Do you enjoy creating meals and products at home from scratch and skip all the convenience food aisles at the grocery store? Excuse me while I raise my own hand here. 😉  If you share these things in common with me then you are going to love English Creek […]

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Raincoast Books – Best Dressed!

I love salads. I seriously could live on them! In fact, our menu plan right now has a “meal salad” planned for one day each week! Let’s face it – you can get everything you need in a salad. It’s much simpler to keep your fruits and vegetables to half your plate if over half […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Essential Oils ~ GIVEAWAY!

The world of essential oils is something that I’m fairly new to…but am thoroughly enjoying! The more I learn about them, the more I use them, and the more benefits I see from them. At this time of year we often resolve to live healthier, and when it feel like there must be a million […]

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Power Up in the New Year!

The new year is here, the resolutions have been made….now it’s time to act on those resolutions, right? 🙂 When it comes to New Year’s resolutions a lot of them include eating healthier or having healthier lifestyles in general. So to help get you on the right track this year, I want to share one […]

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