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Gluten, Nut & Dairy-free Baking!

Chocolate Sunshine Bars: gluten, nut and dairy free!

Amy is baking “without” this week: come taste the delicious results! — Denise

When my family went gluten-free last year, I started to notice that many gluten-free products weren’t nut- or soy- or dairy-free. Normally, that wouldn’t be a problem, but I also began to realize […]

Simple Summer Recipes at Your Fingertips!

Too much of a good thing?

School is finally out, which means we can finally start to enjoy summer! Summertime is fun but it can pose some challenges. Like being out all day and then scrambling for dinner, which leads you to resorting to yet another burger or hot dog on the […]

The Perfect Hostess Gift?

The Gift That Keeps on Giving!

Spring is filled with celebrations! Growing up, we had a large extended family so there was always something we were gathering for, be it a birthday, first communion or graduation party. Loved it! Perhaps that’s why I enjoy entertaining so much.

My real excitement comes when I can put […]

Why You Should Give Mom Dark Chocolate

Earlier this week, I christened my new kitchen with an Energized Body Cinco De Mayo party. It was a fun event, combining all the things I love – bringing people together, noshing on fresh delicious food and sharing information.

Watermelon Cucumber Liquado & Berry Vodka Spritzer

Traditional (not Americanized) Mexican fare was served. […]

Heart-Healthy Entertaining

It’s snowy here in the Northeast and we tend to be cooped up inside. I love it in the beginning–it gives me time to be in the kitchen to try new recipes. But after awhile, I like to spend time around a table with friends and family.

Last night, in […]