Nevella Review: Stevia, Sucralose and Monk Fruit To Go

  It's so nice to be able to stick a liquid sweetener in your purse and run out the door knowing that wherever you end up, you can sweeten your coffee or tea without worrying about what you'll be able to find. Nevella sells their … [Read more...]

A fresh take on frozen: Atkins Meals

Remember those old, tired convenience "diet" meals of years past? Expunge those foul memories henceforth from your minds, and purge, forevermore, the images of floppy broccoli, lifeless bits of cow, and promises that were never delivered upon by … [Read more...]

Nov. 8 Menu and Events (Day 74)

Happy Friday (I almost said Wednesday). I hope you have all had a very good week so far! I am going to keep publishing these "Menu and Events" posts the day after each day, as I used to do so I can eat later and send out one, updated post per day … [Read more...]

Nasoya Pasta Zero plus review & Pad Thai Recipe

Shirataki noodles, in their packaging, could quite possibly be one of the most unappetizing food items one might ever see or smell. Get past it and you have a terrific pasta replacement for your gluten-free lifestyle. … [Read more...]

Review: Freeman Bare Foot Care

I am not going to even waste time getting into these reviews with some flowery prose about the importance of spoiling yourself--and your feet. I'm already a long-time user of Freeman's Bare Foot Creams. While they no longer sell the Poppyseed and … [Read more...]

Chicken of the Sea No-Drain Tuna and Tuna Salad Recipe

I am not usually a seafood fan, let alone a fan of canned tuna. For one, leaky, smelly tuna juice isn't appealing, it stinks up my kitchen, and it typically leaks everywhere. Thankfully, Chicken of the Sea No-Drain Tuna is all the meat and none of … [Read more...]

Green Giant Seasoned Steamers Review

Looking for a quick, easy way to break free from the boring dinner blahs? Want to prepare delicious, healthy vegetables vegetables after a long day, but you're tired of mushy, frozen side dishes?  What if I told you you could pair a few, easy dinner … [Read more...]

Update: Oscillococcinum for Flu Relief

Update: I just heard from the fantabulous Alissa Gould from Boiron about the issue regarding lactose and sucrose. According to Ms. Gould: "The doses in homeopathic medicines are very small, and for this reason, they have no side effects, no … [Read more...]

Wink Frozen Desserts and Milkshake Recipe

Reformulated and creamier than ever, Wink Frozen Desserts are ready to hit even more stores, and it's so good you'll feel naughty. A little naughty. A little. … [Read more...]

Blendtec Twister Jar Review & Mayonnaise Whip Recipe

As you have already seen in my earlier review of the Blentec Total Blender with WildSide Jar super-fab blender, I am now an avowed convert to the greatness that is the Blendtec. … [Read more...]

Blendtec Total Blender Review and Yummy Yogurt Smoothie Recipe

  I am going on the record now to tell you a little something. … [Read more...]

Mr. Bar-B-Q Ultimate Burger Basket/Lasagna Stuffed Chicken

That's right. I said easy lasagna-stuffed chicken! Bam. And thanks to an amazing burger basket by Mr. Bar-B-Q I used my way (I'm such a rebel), I made mine with no fuss and no muss--right on the grill! (Of course, you don't need a grill to make … [Read more...]

MyTide saves money, works harder, smells better

When something works as hard as it can, it usually smells bad and costs a lot (I'm specifically picturing the time I let my son use the chain saw). But oh, how pretty Tide remains, with its fresh, barely-there scent of Febreze. It's like a laundry … [Read more...]

Hug the Planet While Nourishing Your Kids

  School is back in session and while bells ring, and the pitter patter of feet wend their way through the halls of academia, chances are you've put a lot of love into their lunches, too. … [Read more...]

Diet-To-Go: Food that’s ready when you are

Imagine getting a knock at the door and the porch reveals a large, styrofoam container shrink-wrapped and waiting. … [Read more...]