Visiting an Organic Dairy Farm | FoodforMyFamily

A Visit to an Organic Dairy Farm with the Kids

We visited an organic farm last summer, and the experience has made a lasting impact. This post is part of a partnership with Milk Life and the National Milk Producers Education Program. Last summer the kids and I piled into the car one morning and drove south through fields of farmland until we stopped at Zweber Farms. Zweber is an organic … more

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Homemade Greek Yogurt

Learn how to make thick homemade Greek yogurt with nothing but milk and two tablespoons of plain yogurt. A few years ago we started getting milk delivered to our front door. A small white truck would pull up to our house and leave a blue milk crate full of clinking glass bottles on the steps. My kids loved having a milkman, and in my … more

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Greek Yogurt for Breakfast: My Morning Protein

On breakfast and fitting in everything you need before running out the door to meet the day, and I mean with a bowl of creamy Greek yogurt, fresh fruit, nuts, and a bit of granola. Naturally. I'm working together with Milk Life to share information about how organic milk makes a difference in our daily lives, from breakfast to dinner. … more

Rosemary CHeddar Cauliflower Cakes recipe |

Rosemary Cheddar Cauliflower Cakes

An easy recipe that turns cauliflower into crispy little cakes full of cheddar and rosemary. These cakes are a great way to switch up your vegetables, add cauliflower to your menu, or use up leftover steamed cauliflower in a fun and unique way. This weekend felt like spring, the sun strong as it made its way across the sky. I wanted to open my … more

Grapefruit and Avocado Green Salad with Citrus Vinaigrette Recipe |

Grapefruit and Avocado Green Salad with Citrus Vinaigrette

A green salad recipe with bright pink grapefruit slices, creamy avocado, and bits of purple radicchio and red onion brought together with a citrus vinaigrette to chase the cold away this winter. Each morning we are chess pieces in our checkerboard of a home, sliding by each other and hip-checking one another out of the way. It is an intricate … more

Gifting and Decorating with for the Holidays |

Get Minted for the Holidays {Plus, a Giveaway!}

I'm gifting and giving with this holiday season, which definitely means New Years cards, personalized art, calendars, and, of course, a giveaway for you. I'm going to tell you a secret. It's December 18th, and I still haven't mailed my holiday cards. From LAST year. That's right. I haven't mailed the cards that I printed … more

Langoustine with Saffron Vanilla Cream Sauce recipe |

Langoustine with Saffron Vanilla Tarragon Cream Sauce

An entertaining-ready recipe for langoustine in a beurre blanc style saffron- and vanilla-flavored cream sauce with fresh tarragon to serve over saffron rice with Nielsen-Massey Vanilla. I have partnered with Nielsen-Massey to develop a savory vanilla dish and was compensated for my work. Opinions, words, ramblings all my own. Winter is … more