Author Archives: Toni

Baseball Season: Sausage Ballpark Rice #HillshireSausage

**Honest Blogger Found Here: #spon: I’m required to disclose a relationship between our site and Hillshire. This could include Hillshire providing us w/content, product, access or other forms of payment. * It’s baseball season. That means we are sitting at a ball field five to six nights a week for two months straight…that doesn’t even…

Turkey Breast Panini Craze with #HillshireNaturals #spon

Honest blogger found here: #spon: I’m required to disclose a relationship between our site and Hillshire. This could include Hillshire providing us w/content, product, access or other forms of payment. Disclosure Policy HERE. All it took was one.little.panini. One quick lunch lunch meeting with the in-laws…I ordered a turkey panini. I’ve had panini sandwiches before…crispy on the…

My Favorite Smoothie #Yogetters #StonyfieldBlogger #ad

*Honest Blogger Found Here: Stonyfield provided me with product and a bonus opportunity as part of their Yogetters program. However, thoughts and opinions are my own and do not necessarily reflect those of the brand.  I’m required to disclose a relationship between my site and Stonyfield. Disclosure Policy HERE.* Maybe people are looking to shed a few…

2015 Good Food Festival & Conference: Chicago (& Twitter Chat!) #GFFChi #GoodFoodChi

As many of my readers already know, I’m a real advocate for eating local foods. Wherever I am, whatever I’m doing, I am always in search of foods that are grown or made as local as possible. I have even included an eating local part to my “Affording Organics Series.” That being said, can you guess one…

#ReinventSnacking with The Laughing Cow and Ham Pickle Dip

*Honest Blogger Found Here: The Laughing Cow provided me with product and a gift card for this review. However, thoughts and opinions are my own and do not necessarily reflect those of the brand.  I’m required to disclose a relationship between my site and The  Laughing Cow. Disclosure Policy HERE.* Did you make a food related…

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#ReinventSnacking With A Triple Heat Snacker Cracker – @TheLaughingCow

*Honest Blogger Found Here: The Laughing Cow provided me with product and a gift card for this review. However, thoughts and opinions are my own and do not necessarily reflect those of the brand.  I’m required to disclose a relationship between my site, Porter Novelli, and The  Laughing Cow. Disclosure Policy HERE.* #ReinventSnacking with The Laughing…

Herbed Wild Blueberries & Goat Cheese Flatbread @WildBBerries {spon} #Foodiechats

*Honest Blogger Found Here: I received this opportunity as a #Foodiechats Elite Ambassador.  I’m required to disclose a relationship between my site, Wild Blueberries and #Foodiechats. This could include Wild Blueberries & #Foodiechats  providing me w/content, product, or other forms of payment. Opinions are solely mine. Disclosure Policy HERE.* I live right smack in the middle of blueberry…

BBQ Time @Refinery29: Apple BBQ Sauce

Northern Indiana just had the coldest July on record. Seriously. When I woke up yesterday, it was 50 degrees. Right now? 54…AT THE END OF JULY. Within the next ten days, we “might” reach 82. What happened to the hot Midwestern summers that I lovingly remember? July and August used to be the hottest months…

Tired of Pickling? Try Candied Jalapenos!

Candied Jalapeños? I do a ton of canning. Everything from preserves to tomatoes to turkey vegetable soup. Food preservation is my drug. Every year, I tend to find new and exciting canning recipes to try out and add to our pantry. To be honest, I’m beginning to tire of “pickled” items: pickles, pickled beans, pickled…