Hard Rock Cafe Fiesta Burger Recipe

Fiesta Burger

The experts at Hard Rock Cafe are sharing some tips and tricks for making any summer meal legendary. They are sharing some grilling tips and their Fiesta Burger recipe to help make your summer party perfect! GRILLING TIPS Prep beforehand – form your burger patties, cut vegetables and make dips and sauces before guests arrive… 

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Let’s Celebrate National Chardonnay Day

Wente Winery

Another day to celebrate wine. This time around we’re celebrating Chardonnay! Wente Vineyards invited me to try a few of their select Chardonnays to help prepare me for National Chardonnay day on May 22. Wente Vineyards sent me a 2012 Eric’s Small Lot Chardonnay, 2012 Wente Vineyards Morning Fog Chardonnay, and a 2012 Riva Ranch… 

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Baked Zucchini Fries Recipe


Making sure my kids have the skills they need for life is one of my most important goals for them. Cleaning, cooking, laundry are skills to practice at home so after they move out they know what to do. Over the past few months Em has been perfecting her cooking and baking skills. She recently… 

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Behind The Scenes at Hudsonville Ice Cream

hudsonville ice cream

Thanks to #MIDairy for the invitation! Michigan Dairy recently invited me to a 2-day event to learn more about Michigan dairy. I read through the agenda and as soon as I read that it included a visit to Hudsonville Ice Cream I dashed off my RSVP. I mean, HELLO, it’s Hudsonville ice cream. There was… 

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Red Gold Aioli Recipes


I wish I would have realized how easy it is to make aioli. I would have started making it a long time ago. It has just been one of those things that I’ve never really used so I didn’t bother to learn. Luckily, Red Gold sent cans of Red Gold tomatoes AND recipes so I… 

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Reconnect With Someone Special Over Teavana Oprah Chai Tea At Starbucks


I participated in an Influencer Activation Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Starbucks. I received a promotional item and a gift card to facilitate my review. Recently Starbucks partnered with Oprah Winfrey to create Teavana Oprah Chai. Together they have created a delicious tea that features bold flavors of cinnamon, ginger, cardamom, and… 

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