Reviews

Buttered Spinach with Egg | The Nourished Kitchen Cookbook

August 17, 2014
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Sometimes we need to kick back with simple soul food. I’m not talking’ heavier Southern cooking (although that’s great too!) What I mean is nourishing foods that make your soul feel reallllly great. That’s exactly the kinds of gorgeous, whole food recipes you will find on Nourished Kitchen blog and in the cookbook.

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Baked French Toast with Berries & Vanilla Syrup

June 13, 2014
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Sometimes packages land at my doorstep & I get all giddy, footloose & fanciful….I could not contain my excitement when I tore into my copy of Sweet Paul’s new book Eat & Make: Charming Recipes + Kitchen Crafts You Will Love. Do you know Sweet Paul yet? I bet most of you do. If you do not please […]

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Introducing Swapdom!

May 13, 2014
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Have you ever heard of Swapdom? It’s an amazing new way to swap one of a kind items. You might want to get your hands on something that someone else is swapping…they might want your item. That’s where the fun begins….

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Papaya Pleasure Smoothie

April 25, 2014
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Happy Friday folks! What are your weekend plans? We will be hiking & playing outside a whole bunch. We will also be serving up lots of healthy & cleansing eats. It’s the time of year for all kinds of spring cleaning…from organizing the home to getting the body bikini ready! I recently received The Blender […]

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Surprise-Inside Cakes! Cookbook Review & Giveaway

March 15, 2014
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Are you familiar with the amazing blog i am baker? If not you should be. If you are, then you know how super duper talented bloggess Amanda Rettke is with cakes. She is always known for her her stunning sugary creations, but most well know for her Surprise-Inside Cakes.

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Palmyra at the Peaks Resort | Telluride, CO

February 28, 2014
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The Peaks Resort is one of my favorite places to hang out in Telluride, Colorado. We used to vacation there when my kids were smaller. These days it’s where we swim, spa and workout. Recently I was able to enjoy a wonderful dining experience at their signature restaurant, Palmyra. For a more detailed restaurant experience […]

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Holiday Baking ~ Bring on the Bars!

December 2, 2013
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tick tock. Tick TOCK. Hi there! I know we just got over the crazy thrill of Thanksgiving but guess what? The clock is ticking before Santa slides down your chimney. That’s right friends. It’s time to get baking foe those holiday baskets, teacher gifts and parties. I bet you want to tempt, tantalize and tease […]

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Chocolate Adventure Contest 2013

October 2, 2013
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Bars are back. But you all ready knew that. You know how I know that? Because you guys are obsessed with my Brownies & Bars Pinterest board. You know what that means? It means you LOVE brownies, bars & everything chocolate. Guess what? You can show off your fabulous BAR skills (and maybe, just maybe) […]

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Restaurant REV | Hotel Madeline | Telluride, CO.

August 29, 2013
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I have been a lucky gal this summer. This was the 3rd restaurant review I have done in the course of a few weeks. See that Crispy Soft Shell Crab above? If I could have that everyday I would. Really. Restaurant REV is tucked inside the Hotel Madeline right here in Mountain Village/Telluride, Colorado. To have […]

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Telluride Bistro

August 24, 2013
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Happy weekend! Hopefully you will enjoy some relaxation, great food & big fun in the next few days. Today I am sharing the Telluride Bistro with you…a wonderful restaurant here in Telluride, Colorado. If you are a local or visitor I suggest checking out this hot spot, it serves up amazing Southern Italian style dishes. […]

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BLEND Launch Party & Giveaway

June 21, 2013
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Happy Friday & HAPPY first day of summer! Today I am pleased to participate in the  BLEND: Artisanal Smoothies for Food Lovers Launch Party. Join me & check out these awesome e-books by Faith (An Edible Mosaic) and Alyssa (Everyday Maven) There are two books filled with gorgeous smoothie recipes: BLEND: The Basics and BLEND: Summer […]

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Explore Telluride Mountain Film with Dio {$100 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway}

May 7, 2013
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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of dio. All opinions are 100% mine. Every year on Memorial Day weekend I attend an amazing film festival called Mountain Film. Located right here in my beautiful mountains of Telluride, Colorado. This festival showcases the finest in environmental, adrenaline sports, activist and documentatry film. It […]

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Irish Nachos

April 22, 2013
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What?? Nachos made with thinly sliced potatoes instead of corn chips? Yup! Until now I had never had such a thing. Now I am hooked. Thanks to my great pal Gaby Dalkin from What’s Gaby Cooking and her new cookbook Absolutely Avocados ~ I now have plenty of new recipes to explore. All which use […]

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“Living Gluten-Free With Style & Grace” e-Cookbook

April 21, 2013
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I am thrilled to share my good friend Lisa Thiele’s (With Style and Grace Blog) e-Cookbook Living Gluten Free With Style and Grace with you today! Lisa has been gluten free for many years and really knows the in’s and out’s of creating beautiful recipes with simple to find, whole food ingredients. The best part is […]

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Berry Fizz

April 10, 2013
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It happened again…. One of my amazing food bloggin’ pals has hit the ground running with a spectacular cookbook! Heather Christo’s Generous Table is something you need in your hands now. Talk about an abundance of beauty, creativity and awe inducing recipes. I am thrilled to share this cookbook with you today. Heather gave me free […]

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