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Recipe: Spiced Mulled Wine!

Recipe: Spiced Mulled Wine!

Deb Ponzek is a mom, chef/restauranteur and author of several popular cookbooks including The Dinner Survival Cookbook and The Family Kitchen. She shared with The Local Moms Network, her  go-to fall cocktail for entertaining—an easy mulled wine! We can’t wait to try...

Spooky Snack Mix!

Spooky Snack Mix!

  Halloween is almost here and we’re adding this Spooky Snack Mix from The BakerMama to our shortlist of fun treats to make. It has all the things we love in a holiday snack—sweet, salty, festive and a healthy dose of nostalgia. Maegan, the talented mom behind...

Maple Pumpkin Pecan Muffins!

Maple Pumpkin Pecan Muffins!

  These Maple Pumpkin Pecan Muffins are full of Fall flavor. Bake up a batch on the weekend to serve all week long as a grab-and-go breakfast! Thank you to our food contributor Kathleen Ashmore for sharing. Go to kathleenashmore.com to find all her recipes or...

Filet Sandwich with Horseradish Recipe!

Filet Sandwich with Horseradish Recipe!

This filet sandwich is a Fall crowd-pleaser, ready for football Sunday or any time you’re making food for a group. “It’s a perfect, easy meal for when you’re entertaining and don’t want to spend the entire time in the kitchen,” says Greenwich Moms‘ Layla Lisiewski....

What to do with all those Apples??

What to do with all those Apples??

Apple Picking is underway and with apple picking comes a lot of apples to bake with! We have an apple muffin recipe and an apple pie recipe, thanks pillsbury! Traditional Apple Pie Ingredients Crust 1 box Pillsbury refrigerated pie crusts, softened as directed on box...

Rosh Hashanah Recipe: Roast Chicken with Thyme & Honey

Rosh Hashanah Recipe: Roast Chicken with Thyme & Honey

  L’Shana Tova to all who celebrate. This Roast Chicken with Thyme and Honey, from Leah Koenig’s The Jewish Cookbook, is one of those go-to meals that works as well for holiday dinners as it does for family meals all Fall long. Says Leah: “Flavored with sweet...

Oatmeal Raisin Breakfast Cookies!

Oatmeal Raisin Breakfast Cookies!

Cookies for breakfast? Why not, when they’re filled with fiber and protein-rich almond flour and free of added sugars like these. This recipe from our food contributor Kathleen Ashmore is a perfect “Back to School” choice—make them on a Sunday for a grab-and-go...

Recipe: Portobello Mushroom Pizza!

Recipe: Portobello Mushroom Pizza!

Looking for a healthier take on pizza? Try Portobello Mushroom Pizzas! Plus, if you have a picky eater on your hands it could be a win. Did you know that experts say putting new ingredients into familiar shapes or dishes (for instance, making mushrooms the base for...

Summer Fun: Make a S’Mores Board!

Summer Fun: Make a S’Mores Board!

There’s still a little bit of summer left, so why not make the most of it with a S’Mores Board! We love the version pictured above from The BakerMama (she is the authority on boards of all kinds, of course!). Below, some suggestions for making S’Mores everyone will...

Summer Citrus Salad Recipe!

Summer Citrus Salad Recipe!

This recipe from sisters Barbara and Carolina of Host to Perfection is, well, close to perfection. On hot summer nights, we’re always looking for recipes that don’t require us to turn on an oven—and this Summer Citrus Salad hits the spot. A nice alternative to a green...

Mexican Street Corn

Mexican Street Corn

This Mexican Street Corn Salad is the perfect summer dish to serve at a backyard BBQ. You can pre-make the mayo mixture so when the corn is cooled, it’ll be ready to serve quickly. Thank you to our food contributor Kathleen Ashmore of Cat with a K Cooks for sharing...

What to do with all those blueberries!

What to do with all those blueberries!

We were very successful last week at Blueberry picking at Silverman's Farm, definitely check it out before Blueberry season ends. Peach and Raspberry picking is also going on now so it would be a good time for a trip to Silverman's. With all the blueberries we have in...

Baked Chicken Nuggets!

Baked Chicken Nuggets!

  Summer is the perfect time for a quick and easy meal that’s also kid friendly after a day at camp or pool. That’s why we’re so excited to try these baked chicken nuggets from Elizabeth Lim, the mom behind our sister site, The Beach Cities Moms. Check out the 20...

Sheet Pan S’mores!

Sheet Pan S’mores!

  If you love making s'mores but want to skip the mess of roasting marshmallows, keep things toddler safe and make a lot at once, try these Sheet Pan S'mores from Maria Provanzano of From Scratch with Maria. The best part? You can enjoy them this way well after...

July 4th Ice Pops!

July 4th Ice Pops!

Celebrate the 4th of July with these festive red, white and blue popsicles! Not only are they adorable, but they’re made with protein-packed greek yogurt and fiber rich blueberries and strawberries.  Thank you to Sound Shore Moms for sharing!     What you’ll...

The New Frose: Frozen Spiked Desserts

The New Frose: Frozen Spiked Desserts

Just in time for summer, we rounded up some of the best spiked frozen drinks, popsicles and other desserts. If you love frosé, bookmark the list below for some fresh ideas, perfect for any summer soiree. We start with a new spicy twist on frosé, and then have some...

Easy Dinner: One-Pan Skillet Spaghetti!

Easy Dinner: One-Pan Skillet Spaghetti!

There’s a time and place for cooking an elaborate meal, and it’s not during the week. Especially when you are picking up from school, need to make dinner quick, bath and bed because everyone is exhausted. This one-pan skillet spaghetti recipe from Kathleen, the mom...

Flag Cake

Flag Cake

Any red, white and blue holiday you will find me making my famous Flag Cake! We actually are making 3 this weekend and cannot wait!   Flag Cake   Ingredients 1 package funfetti cake mix 1 container frozen whipped topping 1 pint blueberries, rinsed and...

Recipe: Roasted Cauliflower Tacos with Avocado Crema

Recipe: Roasted Cauliflower Tacos with Avocado Crema

It is Taco Tuesday! Celebrate with your family tonight by enjoying this delicious recipe for Roasted Cauliflower Tacos with Avocado Crema from The Local Moms Network food contributor CatwithaK Cooks! Ingredients: Serves 4 Roasted Cauliflower: 1 large head of...

The Cobb Salad Board from The Baker Mama

The Cobb Salad Board from The Baker Mama

  Two things we’re loving right now—food boards and salads. We’ve been sort of obsessed with the gorgeous boards created by The BakerMama for awhile now. And with warmer weather, it feels nice to be turning off the oven for dinner more often, and loading up on...

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