Georgia Peanuts Tour

Last week I had the opportunity to head down south to Georgia for few days to tour how Georgia Peanuts are harvested.  This was such an amazing experience. Not only did we see the harvesting process, but we also learned about the science behind the crop, and got to visit the facilities where the harvested peanuts go for…

Easy Chicken Stir Fry

Another quick weeknight meal. My kids absolutely loved this dish. I love making stir fry at home because you can control the salt in take and you can add whatever vegetables and protein that you would like. Think of this as a healthier takeout option. Enjoy! 2 tablespoons toasted or plain sesame oil 4 garlic…

Chicken Piccata

One of the easiest dishes you could possibly make Chicken Piccata is my go to on a busy day. We enjoyed some roasted veggies on the side and I made some pasta for the kids (I stayed away from the pasta because of all that delicious southern comfort food I had for the last couple…

The Gettysburg Hotel

A couple of weeks ago I had the opportunity to take my family up to Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. My kids and I have never been there, so my husband was excited to take us and share all the history as he researched for his next novel. We got to stay at The Gettysburg Hotel which was…

Corn and Zucchini pie on Home and Family Show

  I’m super excited to share that I was on Hallmark Channel’s Home and Family show. On the show I made a delicious and easy corn and zucchini pie. Summer is almost over which means Zucchini and corn are all over the place. Below I have the recipe and a link to the actual segment…

Le Diner en Blanc Philadelphia 2018

Le Dîner en Blanc – Philadelphia announces its seventh edition in the City of Brotherly Love will be held on Thursday, August 16, 2018. It will be unforgettable evening filled with elegance, food, art, and music. Every summer, thousands of guests don their white finery and descend upon an undisclosed public space whose location is…

Chinese Dumplings

If you’re not following me on Instagram then be sure to do so.  Lately I have been doing live little cooking demos with my kids. I have always said it’s so important to get the kids in the kitchen. This will help them develop so much from becoming open to trying new things to appreciating…

Zucchini Fritters

  We have so much zucchini coming up in our garden right now that I have been trying to come up with different things to do with them.  Zucchini fritters just sounded perfect for this post. Not only are they easy to make but it also makes for great leftovers.  You can also make the…

Philadelphia Phillies Family Fun Day!

I can’t think of a more American way to spend summertime with family, than to watch a good old baseball game.  On the 4th of July I took my family to see the Philadelphia Phillies host the Baltimore Orioles, and what a game it was.  We arrived about an hour and a half before first…

Chicken in Peanut Sauce Bowl

We love a good Asian dish in our household from fried rice to lettuce wraps and so on. This dish was perfect for a weeknight meal or for anytime for that matter. It’s a Chicken in peanut sauce bowl topped with the perfect toppings. This chicken in peanut sauce is also great to use for…

Philly Beer Week 2018

    ​Philly Beer Week (PBW) ​will celebrate their 11t​ h year on ​Friday, June 1 with Opening Tap​, their signature kick-off party featuring more than 60 breweries and cideries, at ​The Fillmore Philadelphia​. Opening Tap will be followed by 10 days of lively beer-soaked events in America’s Best Beer-Drinking CityTM. Hosted by 501(c)(6) non-profit…

2018 Mazda 6

Today I guess is a day full of Mazda reviews just for you. The 2018 Mazda 6 has to be my favorite from the line.  It’s such a stylish vehicle in my opinion. As some of you may know I am an extra on the new Creed 2 movie coming out in November.  About 3 weeks ago…