Month: November 2010

Turkey Roulade with Maple Squash

turkey and squash

With Thanksgiving around the corner this recipe is a great alternative if you don’t want to make the whole “bird”. The stuffing rolled up in this great dish not only makes it beautiful when served but it gives it just the right amount of flavor all mixed together. I paired this together with Canyon Ranch’s […]


introductions introductions…

I am so excited because this week I am officially “kicking off” my Special Sisters Series where I will feature a “sister” who is either on a journey with a special needs child like myself or on a healthy lifestyle journey like the one I jump started this year. So let me introduce you to […]


Disney Girls Gone Wild

female teen stars

Miley Cyrus, Vanessa Hudgens and Jamie Lynn Spears. (Vanity Fair, Chris Pizzello/Associated Press, Lucas Jackson/Reuters What is up with parents of teens these days? I just don’t understand…. I know the world has changed greatly since we were teens but my goodness are parents just not being “parents” anymore? Are they so interested in their […]


The Best Sweet Corn Sauce

chicken and corn sauce

After my wonderful stay in August at Miami’s Canyon Ranch I thought it would be great to share some of the tasty and inspirational recipes that I have tried from their cookbooks which I had to bring home with me. I love food that has a wonderful taste! Food that when you put your fork […]


It’s the beginning of giving thanks

It is time to dust off my “pity me” pants and get back to work… I know it is hard sometimes to “move on” in life, especially with everything my family and I have been through in my husband and my 25 years of marriage but you know what they say “that which doesn’t kill […]

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