No Nut-Sense Snacks

If you’re like me, preparing lunches and snacks for school aged children isn’t always easy.  Staying inspired, keeping your kids eating healthy and navigating personal and school dietary restrictions can...

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Sangria Time!

Sangria is one of my favorite cocktails to serve at a party! It’s easy to make in big batches and present in serve-yourself-style. It’s also an easy thing to check...

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Let’s cut the fat

I love a big Holiday buffet and enjoy indulging in the treats of the season. From stuffed mushrooms to a well executed cheese board, it is often stocked with rich,...

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Mastering the Bloody Mary Bar

The Bloody Mary is a classic brunch cocktail and perfect for the holiday entertaining season.  When I host, I love to make my guests feel at home by putting them...

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Ain’t nuffin like a muffin

Let’s be honest. We are all busy! But, we still know how important it is to stay energized and eat well. Finding fun ways to get good food on the...

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Box of Chocolates

Cupid loves his chocolate! This Valentine's Day, we are making our own truffles.

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Apples to Inspire

Baked apples bring instant warmth and seasonality to your home. Don’t limit your baking to only Granny Smith.  Matsu, Pink Lady and Honeycrisp varieties are also fantastic in the oven...

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Maple Flirtini Cocktail

Kick off to another great season of “Leaf Peeping” with this delicious cocktail. This is a fall elixir that will set a precedent for all things fun, fall and fab!...

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Enjoy Olivio Buttery Spray

I love Olivio Buttery Spray!  Olivio Buttery Spray and the new Olivio Parmesan Spray let you easily enjoy the healthy goodness of Mediterranean Olive Oil with rich buttery flavor. Think...

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Easy Breezy Summer Cocktail Bite

Entertaining in the summer should feel effortless.  But just because things come together quickly doesn’t mean they can’t taste posh! The sophistication of this cocktail bite comes in it’s simplicity: radish+Olivio+anchovy+sea...

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Everyday with Olivio

There are so many delicious and healthy ways to enjoy Olivio in your kitchen.  We agree that Olivio makes an outstanding spread, but have you ever tried using Olivio as...

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Coconut Pineapple Slush

Frozen treats are a great way to stay cool on a hot summer day.  Make your own creamy coconut pineapple slush by combining 1 can of light coconut milk with...

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Kale Power Popsicles

I believe healthy food should be delicious…and fun! I want my children to be excited and enjoy nutritious food and I love when we both agree on a great treat...

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Grilled Lime Margarita

Fire up the grill and let’s celebrate the warmer days with this delicious Grilled Lime Margarita.  I like to use the “3:2:1” ratio when I make my margaritas~  3 parts...

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Clams are a Delicious Flavor of Mediterranean Cooking

Clams are a favorite in this house.  They are packed with iron, high in protein and rich in heart healthy omega-3 fatty acids. It’s no wonder that so many of the...

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Spring Forward with a Radiant Complexion

Two years ago, I was pregnant with my first child and olive oil tasting in Abruzzo, Itlay with my husband AJ. What a memory!  We were on a culinary extravaganza...

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Mango Tahini Smoothie

Visualize sunny days with this Mango Tahini Smoothie and tackle the last few days of winter by packing your morning with fruits and veggies.  Go ahead, and check 3 servings of ruffage off the...

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Blueberry Avocado Cleansing Smoothie

Feel the glow!  2015 certainly deserves your best face forward and this smoothie is packed with radiance.  Frozen blueberries make-up the foundation, avocado adds a decadent, creamy texture and mint makes this...

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Olive oil for a stronger heart, a longer life.

The Mayo Clinic reports that regular consumption of olive oil, as part of the Mediterranean diet, can help you reduce your risk of heart disease and live an overall healthier...

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