Boston Wine Expo 2014 – New Chefs and Discount Coupon Code !!


You can use the code SOCIAL to get 10% off tickets for either the Saturday or Sunday Grand Tasting! Order tickets online at Check out the new chefs on the stage! Ming Tsai, Jody Adams, Barbara Lynch, Daniel Bruce and so many more. Learn from your favorite chefs on two demonstration stages at they entertain, […]

2014 Boston Wine Expo Blogger’s Event


“This is kind of high up on the food chain for your first blogger event!”  Oh yes, my first blogger event – Boston Wine Expo Preview Night. Last year my cousin won silent auction tickets to the BWE at our local wine tasting event and invited all in attendance to come along. It was blizzard-like day but […]

Fall Carrot Salad Recipe

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  Fall Carrot Salad Ingredients: 1 pound whole carrots 1/2 cup raisins 2 TBS olive oil Juice of a lemon 2 cloves of garlic 2 TBS fresh cilantro 1 tsp paprika 1 tsp cinnamon 1/2 tsp cayenne pepper 1/2 tsp nutmeg 1/2 tsp cumin Directions: Peel carrots, and shred using a food processor. Combine oil, […]

2 minute, 3 ingredient fudge – so easy! #kids #cooking


We made this last weekend and it was soooo easy and delicious! click for recipe! of course, banging on the drums is necessary!microwave and mix.refrigerate. Done. Enjoy!

Dinner in a corn field. A night to remember !

Wood-Grilled & Roasted Confreda Farm’s Vegetables, Sauces, DIps

“The night will begin with a private tour of our gorgeous farmlands while Chef Brian Kingsford of Bacaro Restaurant in Providence creates a special 4-course meal made from Confreda’s produce harvested that evening…” -expert from Confreda website. This particular evening is so hard to describe with words – It was way beyond any expectations I […]

Dishing out cultural awareness

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Teaching children about other cultures can be difficult — in part because many kids don’t see how it relates to the stuff they really care about. But if you can find a way to deliver information about other cultures as part of your kids’ everyday lives, widening their world view can literally be as easy […]

The Perfect Foods to Impress Mom


Serving Mom breakfast in bed is a traditional way to kick off a Mother’s Day celebration, but what happens when she gets hungry later? If your kitchen skills aren’t the greatest, or if you’re having a Mother’s Day get-together with friends and you want to keep the cooking and cleaning chores at a minimum, appetizers […]

Great Arts and Crafts Activities for Kids and Parents


Arts and crafts activities are great way for parents and children to spend quality time together while encouraging creativity. Children are the most imaginative creatures on Earth, and giving them an outlet for their creative impulses encourages growth in their developmental years. Parents can also benefit from these crafty activities, becoming closer with their children […]

How to Make the Perfect Homemade Cappuccino!

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Cappuccinos are one of the nation’s favourite hot drinks – whether drank as a pick-me-up to start the day or an afternoon treat with a biscuit or slice of cake! However, even though most people love drinking a cappuccino, not many know how to make a good one for themselves – or even what they […]

Turkey, Tribe Hummus, Tomato, Eggplant Pocket


I never thought this would be my quick goto lunch … It’s deli turkey, roasted eggplant, cherry tomatoes and hummus. On a flat bread pita pocket. The oven was already on so the eggplant was a bonus!