The Dessert Dilemma: Part 1

Growing up, we always had dessert after dinner–and sometimes lunch too. I never thought much about it until I had kids and realized that if dessert is on the horizon, they couldn’t care less about the healthy dinner I just spent 45 minutes preparing. And oh, do they put on Oscar-worthy performances: Clutching their overstuffed…

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Recipe Roundup: Grilled Pizza, Salmon Burgers & White Bean Blondies

The mind-blowing heat we’ve been experiencing has killed my desire to eat anything beyond salad and blueberries. But my family’s gotta eat, so I used the week to try three new recipes. I loved them all and thought you might too. Bean Blondies I heart the Meal Makover Moms because their recipes use simple ingredients…

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The Case for Oreos

On my Sunday perusal through the coupon circulars, I came across an advertisement for a new product that stopped me in my tracks. WhoNu? cookies may look a lot like Oreos but according to the ad, they pack as much fiber as a bowl of oatmeal, as much vitamin C as a cup of blueberries,…

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