When It Counts: A Smooth Shave Puts My Best Face Forward

In Kitchen Confessions On August 6, 2014 1 Comment

I’ve always had sensitive skin. So I tend to avoid shaving until the very last possible moment. And during the summer, I get even lazier – only shaving when… Read More »

Mediterranian-inspired Fish Tacos #FoodDeservesDelicious #CollectiveBias #shop, salad dressing recipe, Zesty Italian, Ranch

Salad Dressing Recipe Mash-up Goes Swimmingly With Fish Tacos

In Entrees On August 4, 2014 1 Comment

I’m always on the lookout for new ways to use pantry staples. When you use the same brands year after year, you can take for granted all its… Read More »

Hot Sauce Recipes For Movie Night

In Entrees, Snacks & Candies On August 2, 2014 1 Comment

Summer movie night at home means dinner and a movie – with snacks! Dinner needs to be simple, but that doesn’t mean it has to be boring. So… Read More »

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RSVP for #MyMarianos Twitter Party, June 9

In Contests & Promotions, Twitter Party On June 4, 2014 2,518 Comments

Do you love a good Twitter Party? You know I do, and I’m excited to host a party about outdoor entertaining and summer events! On Monday, June 9,… Read More »

#SayCheeseburger #CollectiveBias #shop KRAFT Classic Ranch Patty Melt

Classic-With-A-Twist: This Ranch Patty Melt sizzles with flavor

In Entrees On May 25, 2014 2 Comments

When you think about classic American foods, the cheeseburger definitely ranks among the top of the list. There’s something so satisfying about biting into a juicy, perfectly cooked… Read More »

S’mores Marshmallow Pop’ms

In Desserts On May 22, 2014 4,871 Comments

The arrival of summer means that s’mores season is in full bloom. It’s almost impossible to ignore the grocery store end-cap displays stacked with Hershey bars, marshmallows and… Read More »

Reimagine Your Caramel Blondie Bars

In Desserts On May 19, 2014 6,074 Comments

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Hershey’s®. All opinions are 100% mine. In the early 1900’s, Chicago was known as the Candy Capital… Read More »

YouCopia Classic SpiceStack®

In Gifts & Gadgets On May 17, 2014 3,064 Comments

If your kitchen cupboards are like mine, sometimes you’re afraid to open up a cabinet door for fear of what might come falling out. And as much as… Read More »

Why is Arrabbiata Sauce angry?

In Entrees On May 16, 2014 3,542 Comments

I must admit for most of my adult life I’ve never made spaghetti sauce from scratch. With so many good pre-made sauces on the market, I usually stock… Read More »

Shopping Just Got Easier (+More Fun) With #AmazonCart

In Gifts & Gadgets On May 12, 2014 3,215 Comments

I’ve been an customer since January, 2001. That’s more than 13 years – longer than a lot of other relationships in my life. I’ve never really enjoyed… Read More »