Rockin Raw-Violis

When we think of raviolis, our mind often goes to round gluten-laden pillow puffs filled dairy-based fillings first. They are delicious, of course, but for those with allergies or those simply taking charge of their health and wishing to stick to a living, plant based lifestyle, traditional ravioli dishes are no longer an option. Until now! Meet my Rockin’ Raw-violi – the all natural vitamin filled, super tasty, LIVING dish that does what no traditional pasta can! It’s high inRead more

Give Flakey Lips a Mint Chocolate Kiss

When the weather outside gets brutal, one of the first victims of the bitter cold is your lips. That pretty little pucker gets dry, chapped and flaky faster than you can say Pillsbury and lip balm just doesn’t quite cut it. Fixing this common problem is as simple as a lip scrub….which you can find anywhere. But lets be honest, if it’s going on your lips its going in your mouth so you want to keep it as natural (andRead more

8 Things Needed For A Happy Life

All you need are these 8 simple yet crucial guidelines: EXERCISE DIET & NUTRITION TIME IN NATURE CONTRIBUTION & SERVICE RELATIONSHIPS RECREATION RELAXATION & STRESS MANAGEMENT SPIRITUAL OR RELIGIOUS FAITH Yes it’s this simple…..truly. And yes, this is direct from a 13 year old. But before you toss it out the window, consider this. Who better to ‘remind’ us of what we truly need in life than someone who hasn’t lived enough of it to be ‘jaded’ yet? With ourRead more

The Easiest Caramelized Onions. Ever.

We all know Caramelized Onions are a delicious addition to any dish but cooking them can be quite frankly, a total pain. Well now there’s a fool-proof way to get that perfect gourmet goodness without all the time or effort you’d traditionally have to spend in the kitchen. All you need is a batch of Onions some Extra Virgin Olive Oil and a Crock Pot! First, grease your Crock-Pot with a little olive oil then quarter and slice your onions.Read more

Let’s Talk Turkey….MEATBALLS!

Meatballs Meatballs Meatballs! Maybe its my Italian heritage or maybe its just because I have a pulse but lets be honest, they’re one of the best food creations ever. And today we’re talkin’ turkey with the easiest meatballs around. Rather than the traditional Sicilian meatball, I found my inspiration for this recipe off the Aegean Sea, home to lovely Greece and of course, TURKEY! To get started you’ll need: and oven safe pan a little olive oil one pound ofRead more

Cold Weather + Black Leather & 6 Ways to Wear It

All across the country we are experiencing record lows and to put it bluntly…ITS FRIGGING COLD! Staying fashionable while keeping warm can be a bit of a challenge and the common way of the fashion elite is the LEATHER PANT. Day to Night it transitions beautifully and given the price of just one pair, it better. Most celebrities have stylists to help them get the most out of their investment but the rest of us may need a little help on howRead more

Frightfully Easy Fall Decor

With the month of October comes the kick off of Fall and with it comes the beginning of Holiday entertaining. Whether you’re planning a fright fest or a simple fall dinner with friends, decorating on a budget can be a challenge…until now. From centerpieces to place cards and a few fun décor pieces in between, Here’s a few ideas for your next fall gathering: Need a create place card in a pinch? Place a tag on a mini pumpkin likeRead more

Revamp That Broken Frame

Picture frames are a fantastic style feature in any home but when their look gets dated, or worse, the glass breaks, off to the recycle bin, they go right? WRONG. With a little creative thinking, you can find a whole new way to unleash their potential and often make them far more versatile then they’d ever been before. For example: If the glass breaks in your favorite frame, use the mounting to make a 3D piece of art. Add aRead more