Foodie Friday

All things food from around the country

Sassy Chili for the Slow Cooker

Sassy Chili for the Slow Cooker

Perfect for football gatherings or when it’s just plain cold outside, Aunt Sassy’s Chili recipe will warm you up from the inside out! In our sample pack of Aunt Sassy’s Sauces, we got a bottle of the Cracked Black Pepper Sauce and it’s perfect in this recipe.  Although there is a little more prep up(…)

Get Poppin’

Get Poppin’

It’s National Popcorn Day, so it’s time to get poppin’.  Toss a bag in the microwave, pop it on the stove top, pour it in the air popper – pop up some fresh popcorn, kick back and enjoy! Did you know that popcorn was the first food to be microwaved deliberately?  Another interesting fact –(…)

Simply Sassy Pulled Pork for the Slow Cooker

Simply Sassy Pulled Pork for the Slow Cooker

We recently received some Aunt Sassy’s Sauces and couldn’t wait to try them.  Our family loves pulled pork and it is so easy in the crock pot.  This is great on sliders, waffles, crostinis!  Mix it up and make dinner fun. Prep time for this yummy pulled pork is about 5 minutes with an 8(…)

Winey Wednesdays – Nativa Terra by Palm Bay

Winey Wednesdays – Nativa Terra by Palm Bay

So, how is the “Get Healthy” New Year’s resolution going for you? Yeah, same here. Actually, I didn’t make a resolution. I never do because I know I will fail. But, if you did resolve to say … cut back on the mommy-juice … and have since fallen off the wagon (welcome to The Club),(…)

6 Tips in Dealing with Picky Eaters

6 Tips in Dealing with Picky Eaters

Picky eating can be one of the hardest hurdles to jump with kids.  Either they are truly picky or on a food jag, eating the same food over and over with little or nothing else.  Eating is one of the few things humans can control – when a child refuses a food, s/he is expressing(…)

Eating Out during the Transformation Journey – Day 3 Angela

Eating Out during the Transformation Journey – Day 3 Angela

Isn’t it amazing how many things we have going on in our lives.  I heard just this morning on the radio that 53% of women feel that they are stressed or overwhelmed ALL the time.  Stress leads to emotional eating for some, illness for others, the side effects normally aren’t good. Speaking of so much(…)