Kitchen Tips

Kitchen tips for busy moms and their families

5 Super Solutions for a Family’s Weeknight Bliss

5 Super Solutions for a Family’s Weeknight Bliss

As moms, we all know the challenges we face in preparing satisfying meals for our families after an extremely busy day. There are 5 Super Solutions on my task list that guide me and my family to…

Backyard Summer Entertaining and Inspiration

Backyard Summer Entertaining and Inspiration

With school just about, it’s time for a little summer inspiration. During Sunset Celebration Weekend, I saw this fabulous table setting created by Debi Lilly, a nationally-known event planning expert…

Sunset Celebration Weekend, Guy Fieri and Fun In The West

Sunset Celebration Weekend, Guy Fieri and Fun In The West

This past weekend Sunset  magazine opened their headquarters in Menlo Park for a “Celebration Weekend” that highlights food, home improvement, travel and fun in the West. This was our first trip…

Lunch To Go

Lunch To Go

This is the perfect idea for a picnic or for a quick lunch at work. Featured in June’s Martha Stewart Living Magazine. Just layer high-quality jarred or canned ingredients – such as roasted red and…

Build Your Pantry:Stockpiling Tips

Build Your Pantry:Stockpiling Tips

There use to be such a thing where moms would put together a list of what was needed and go directly to the grocery store or drug store to fill their pantry with all the tings they wanted to…