Category Archives: Chicken

Turducken For Easter | @EchelonFoods

*Honest Blogger Found Here: Product was provided by Echelon Foods in order to formulate an honest review. Opinions are solely mine. Disclosure Policy HERE.* First of all, let’s clear something up. The word “Turducken” is not turd-uck-en. It’s “tur” (as in TURkey), “duck” (as in, well, duck) and “en” (as in chickEN.) A Turducken, by…

Sharing The Lasagna Love #RGLasagna

*Honest Blogger Found Here: An ingredient gift pack was provided by Red Gold with no compensation or writing expectations. Opinions are solely mine. Disclosure Policy HERE.* I grow tomatoes. Friends and family grow tomatoes in which I am given. I can tomatoes in order to get us through the winter into the next season. We…

A Better Bird: Blueberry Balsamic BBQ Chicken

I know you are all probably about tired of eating turkey, but what about chicken? Time to push those Thanksgiving leftovers to the side and try something a little new…blueberry balsamic bbq chicken! Being winter in the Midwest, fresh blueberries might not be in season. However, frozen blueberries work just as well and they make…

Healthy Holiday Hors D’Oeuvres with @Stonyfield

**Campaign opportunity and yogurt product have been provided by Stonyfield as part of the Yogetters program. All opinions are 100% mine.** And the holiday race begins! Thanksgiving and Hannakah are tied in the lead followed quickly by Christmas with Kwanzaa shortly behind. New Year’s Eve is holding in the rear, coming in last across the…

Pritikin: Day 3 (The End)

**You can read about Day 1 at the Pritikin Center HERE and Day 2 HERE. Please keep in mind that the trip was won but these posts are NOT sponsored. Just my own experiences.** September 28, 2013 – Day 3: It only took me three days, but I finally made it to the Sunrise Stretch. How sad…

Pritikin: Day 2 (Cook-off Time!!)

**You can read about Day 1 at the Pritikin Center HERE. Please keep in mind that these posts are NOT sponsored. Just my own experiences.** September 27, 2013 – Day 2: Let’s be honest…Day 1 of this trip left us exhausted. Our 5:30 am flight meant we needed to get to the airport by 3:30am…

Pritikin: Day 1

**If you are wondering how I ended up at the Pritikin Longevity Center & Spa, you can click here. Also, posts about Pritikin are NOT being sponsored, meaning, they are not paying me to write about them. It was such an amazing experience that in sharing information, I hope it might help someone else make positive…

A Typical Day At The Pritikin Longevity Center

Unsure of where the time has gone, my trip to the Pritikin Longevity Center in Miami is happening this week. THIS WEEK, you guys! Since we won’t receive an agenda until we check in, I only half know what to expect (because of my obsessive searching on the internet.) What I do know is that…

Please Vote Me To Tuscany *batting eyelashes* #TTFBC

Remember when I made this? Oh man, it was so good…it’s Lemon Chicken Panzanella with Herbed Home Made Ricotta and Balsamic Reduction. (<–orignial post and recipe there) This recipe could earn me a week’s stay in Tuscany and money towards airfare. For.Realz. The Foodie Blogger Competiton called for a recipe that uses tomatoes, parmesan cheese…

Chicago Food Swap: Seven Days of Food Haul

After a year of eyeballing and envying the Chicago Food Swap, I finally got to attend my first swap, last Sunday. I’ve been riding on so much giddiness and excitement that I’ve decided to start a NWI Food Swap. It quickly took on a life of it’s own. How amazing that so many people, right…