Cooking Tips and Tricks

Help Me! Sending Care Packages To Kids Do’s and Dont’s

Help Me! Sending Care Packages To Kids Do’s and Dont’s

A few weeks ago, our oldest, as some of you know was accepted into the Music Institute in Hollywood, Ca.  Right there off of Hollywood Blvd. He went down with the bare minimum and is sharing an…

Noel’s Best Kitchen Tips: Roll Out The Parchment Paper!

Noel’s Best Kitchen Tips: Roll Out The Parchment Paper!

Parchment paper — also called baking paper or baking parchment — is a heavy-duty paper sold on rolls in boxes, like aluminum foil and plastic wrap. It is moisture-resistant and…

Introducing: What’s In Season? Eat Local, Enjoy Smarter Living

Introducing: What’s In Season? Eat Local, Enjoy Smarter Living

I try and pay attention to foods that are in season as much as possible. When the weather is nice, during the spring and summer months I try and visit our local Farmer’s Market as much as possible;…

5 Reasons to Use Your Crock Pot More Often

5 Reasons to Use Your Crock Pot More Often

The crockpot is one kitchen appliance that I don’t think I could live without as a working mom outside of the home. The mission of this great appliance is to make your life easier and your meals…