Foodie Friday

All things food from around the country

To Organic or Not to Organic? That is the Question.

Recently, a good friend of mine introduced me to Fulton Farms in Troy, Ohio. Although I had heard of it in the past, I had admittedly never actually taken the time to learn about the farm and all it has to offer. Since having my son nearly a year ago, my family’s diet has become a priority(…)

Celebrate National Coffee Day with Mom-Spot.com

Celebrate National Coffee Day with Mom-Spot.com

Happy National Coffee Day! Anyone who knows me knows that I LOVE COFFEE! Even my former boss gave me 2 bags of coffee and a cool sign this past Christmas (No Coffee, No Workee). My husband, family, and volunteers also know that I can make a mean pot of coffee too. Really, the truth is(…)

Sprout Organic Toddler Meals

Sprout Organic Toddler Meals

  I would love to tell you my kids prefer to eat healthy foods vs. non-healthy foods, but I can’t. It’s like they have a nose for things Mommy is trying to slip past them. When I shoved a Sprout Organic Toddler Meal in front of my daughter, she took one look at it and(…)

Crispy Green’s Crispy Fruit and FruitziO

Crispy Green’s Crispy Fruit and FruitziO

By Darci Jordan, Product Review Specialist So, I’m not sure how many actual “food groups” there are anymore. Googling the topic results in anywhere from four to eight groups, and they all have really long names like: “Meat, poultry, fish, dry beans and nut group.” Nut group? I became a member of the original Nut(…)

Encouraging your kids to help in the kitchen… What do you do?

Encouraging your kids to help in the kitchen… What do you do?

I often wonder what I can do to get my kids to want to help out in the kitchen, other than when they are hungry and pop something in the microwave and leave the plate on the table or if I am so luck, another dish in the sink. I have one daughter who does(…)

Lemonade Zinger

Lemonade Zinger

I know it’s the end of summer, but I like lemonade year round.  There is something about it that brings me longingly back to cook outs, the beach, so on and so forth.  Today it’s raining, a bit of a blah kind of day, so my pick me up….yep, you guessed it, Lemonade…..but with a(…)