Recipes

Turkey Parmesan Roll Ups

Turkey Parmesan Roll Ups

It’s about the time when your kids, or grand kids, will be home on holiday break. If they are like my kids- they are literally hungry all.Day.Long. Enter in this simple and hearty recipe that is perfect for lunch or dinner. You can even make them ahead and reheat in the oven when ready to…

Pear, Gorgonzola and Caramelized Onion Galette

Previously posted on 1/12/11 It is not often that I make something that I have no name for.  Such is the story of this…whatever.  I am going to call it a galette.  You can call it a tart, my father-in-law called it a pizza.  No matter the name it tastes the same.  Creamy, crunchy and…

Food Indiana

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Harvest 2014 in Indiana- From Seed to Silo

Harvest 2014 in Indiana It is very hard for me to convey the feelings that I have when visiting a real, working farm in Indiana. Pride, reverence, awe, respect- are just a few of the emotions that I am filled with on each and every trip. But how does one eloquently describe the role that…

Fresh Thyme Farmers Market

Fresh Thyme Farmers Market Opens 2 NEW Locations in Indianapolis!

This is information shared in collaboration with Fresh Thyme Farmers Market and as you know I perform cooking demonstrations in their stores periodically. All opinions shared are my own I am excited to announce that Fresh Thyme Farmers Market is opening up TWO new stores in the Indianapolis area-  West 86th St and East 82nd…

Family Travel

presidential pardon turkey flock 2014

Cooper Farms Presidential Pardon Turkey Flock 2014 #PresidentialTurkey14

Did YOU know that there was such a thing as a Presidential Pardon Turkey Flock 2014? Have you ever heard of a turkey getting the ‘Presidential pardon‘ every year? My family and I learned today what all of that entailed when we visited Cooper Farms in Ft Recovery, Ohio and their flock of Presidential hopefuls. When…

Indiana Caverns

Indiana Caverns -A Great Place to Visit on Fall Break!

We spent the day at Indiana Caverns over the weekend so we could catch the last few hours of a historic dig coordinated by the Indiana State Museum. Both of my sons are budding geologists so anything involving rocks, science of rocks or even better- ice age fossil recoveries- are not to be missed! It’s an…

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siggi's Yogurt

5 Ways We Enjoy siggi’s Yogurt

siggi’s Yogurt :Icelandic-style strained yogurt that is made with simple ingredients and not a lot of sugar. Free of any artificial preservatives, thickeners, sweeteners, flavors or colors; this yogurt is a product you can feel good about. One of the best parts- no bitter, tangy taste. Just smooth, creamy goodness!   This may sound odd to…

Slay Debt

Slay Debt with Book: Slaying the Debt Dragon by Cherie Lowe #SlayDebt

Slay Debt I love good stories. Even better- I love happy endings. This story isn’t over yet and frankly, the journey to the point in time where they are now IS the story. It IS the happy ending. Local writer and busy mom Cherie Lowe and her husband Brian have been on a path to…