Nutritious Spin on Peaches and Cream Using Canned Foods

Try this dessert made with condensed milk and canned peaches

As a chef, dietitian, and busy mom cooking for a family, I have always enjoyed canned foods at home. My favorite go-to’s that I always keep on hand include canned beans (vegan protein in an instant), canned pasta sauce (my girls love), canned green...
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Tailgate Food Ideas with ALDI

My favorite tailgate foods from ALDI you can enjoy this football season.

To help you get ready for this football season, I teamed up with ALDI on this sponsored blog post and “Indy Style” segment. I am all about serving and eating top-notch game day food, but I still want to be mindful of my party...
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Head to ALDI for Your 4th of July Recipes

My favorite ALDI foods that you can enjoy in your 4th of July recipes

To help you get ready for the 4th of July, I teamed up with ALDI for this sponsored blog post and “Indy Style” segment. I’m obsessed with finding high-quality food at affordable prices, and ALDI delivers just that! Whether you’re having a backyard kickback,...
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ALDI Grocery: 10 Things About It That Will Surprise You

Ten surprising ways you can save money while stocking your shelves at ALDI grocery store.

Disclosure: I was compensated for my time to write this post and educate you, my friend, on behalf of ALDI. Written 100% by me. I recently returned from an action-packed trip to Batavia (about 45 minutes outside of Chicago) to visit the ALDI Test Kitchen,...
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Easy Mac and Cheese Recipe Kids Will Love

This post is sponsored by my friends at Beech-Nut, makers of delicious food for babies, made with simple ingredients. My girls — Scarlet and Stella — can be picky eaters. They poke at foods that wiggle, insist the crust of their sandwiches be removed and push green...
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How to Get More Protein at Breakfast

This Periscope was sponsored by National MilkLife Campaign. Written by me. @lomargie I need protein ideas besides hard-boiled eggs! A: My fave morning protein foods besides eggs, are hemp seeds, yogurt, milk, almond and peanut butter, sprouted grain bread and almonds.   @mexicokitchen What is the average protein intake...
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How to Eat More Beans…with Hummus

Post sponsored by Sabra, written 100% by me. As someone who enjoys hummus daily, I was astonished to hear that only 25% of the American population regularly eats hummus. Then a food website editor that I work with explained to me how hummus is still considered exotic to...
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Shamrock Farms® Cheesy Noodles with Peas and Carrots

Post sponsored by Shamrock Farms cottage cheese, written 100% by me. In the interest of eating fresher, cleaner, I created this new take on cheesy, creamy noodles—with cottage cheese. Think fettuccine Alfredo minus the food hangover. Shamrock Farms cottage cheese has been my favorite cottage...
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Apple-Cinnamon Whole-Grain Pancake Muffins

Sponsored post No time for pancakes? No problem! This recipe allows you to bake all of the batter at once in muffin tins so you can go about with your morning. These fluffy muffins serve as a delicious hot breakfast right out of the oven,...
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Grab-and-Go Mini Breakfast Casseroles with Cheddar and Spinach

Sponsored post I love a good breakfast casserole, but not the dose of greasy saturated fat from butter and sausage found in traditional recipes. In this version, I add the flavor back in with earthy scallions, spinach and garlic-and-herb seasoning. Two of these mini casseroles...
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