Valentine’s Day Marathon – Last Minute Goodies

Valentine’s Day Marathon – Last Minute Goodies

When I first came to New York, I used the term “goody” frequently…maybe a little TOO frequently.  A guy from New York (I’ll refer to him as my husband) said to me, “I think you mean TREATS instead of goodies.” I like the word GOODIES. It kind of gives the illusion that the treats might actually be good for you. Speaking of treats being good for you….I recently made some Fiber One Chocolate Peanut Butter Haystacks.  They are super simple to whip up and only take a few minutes.  If…

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Valentine Marathon – Last Minute Gifts from the Heart

Valentine Marathon – Last Minute Gifts from the Heart

So, your schedule was busy and you were caught off guard.  It could happen to ANYONE.  You knew a special date was arriving and, yet, you did nothing. Valentine’s Day should be about simple things.  Materialism isn’t something that should play a part in a day about love and romance. Yet, here I was… the one who wanted to do something special with my youngest daughter for her classmates…aimlessly searching at the arts and crafts stores.  I thought, “We could make heart lollipops!” Alas, two days before Valentine’s Day doesn’t…

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The Cooking Channel – Making Friendships Possible

The Cooking Channel – Making Friendships Possible

One of the great things about having so many foodie friends is that New York City becomes the mecca of all things foodie.  Disagree?  That’s okay…I like to think so regardless. You can imagine how excited I was to find out that two people that I believe to be shining stars in a world full of madness informed me of an invite to the Big Apple.  Shannon Imlay, author of Shannon’s Shanonigins, and Debbie Fabre, author of Delicious Dishes by Debbie were making their mark in the big city. Debbie…

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