Wow. I'm looking at my blog planning calendar for August and it is totally packed! Who knew that August would be such an amazing month? There are a TON of books to review, teas to drink and healthy living tips too. If you can't wait until the posts come out, here's a quick look at… Continue reading August Preview: What’s Coming Up on Books, Tea, Healthy Me
Believe it or not, our favorite healthy fat has a day of its own! Today, July 31, we celebrate National Avocado Day with three yummy summertime recipes that you are going to crave year-round. Sylvie's Shrimp and Avocado Boats How beautiful is this? Shrimp, avocado and sour cream combined with a little presentation creativity make… Continue reading Celebrating National Avocado Day: Avocado Three Ways
I love cooking. And I really love when I find flavor combinations that I know I am going to make again and again. When I first made what I call my Crave-able Carbonara, I knew this one was something I needed to share! It's just SO good!! What makes Crave-able Carbonara so special? First, this… Continue reading Recipe: Crave-able Carbonara
As a busy working mom, now made even busier by having three kids learning from home rather than in the classroom, meal planning is one way that I can keep my sanity. Meal planning is key for me because: Manages time. I am working outside the house while the rest of my family is at… Continue reading Meal Planning Made Easy: 30 Days of Simple Suppers
As the saying goes, what's more American than apple pie? So on this 4th of July, I thought it would be fun to share America's favorite dessert made in three different styles. Each recipe is easy, healthy and delicious - and of course, features Epicure spices and cookware. Apple Pie Crumble You won't believe how… Continue reading Apple Pie: Three Ways!
July 1 is Canada Day! Yes. I am American. No. I did not know that Canada Day was a holiday until very recently but I am very excited to celebrate today by using one of my favorite Epicure spices - Oh Canada! Never tried it before? Here's some info and a few healthy recipes to… Continue reading Happy Canada Day!!
On May 4, I started the 90-day #EpicLifeChallenge with Epicure. It's a simple concept really. Balanced eating three meals a day. No snacks. Drinking 8 glasses of water. Getting up and moving for at least 30 minutes a day. I love this program and the results that I am seeing (losing weight and inches!). The… Continue reading FREE E-Book: Healthy Lifestyle Tips for Summer
It's a new month, which means all new specials from Amanda's Gratitude Cafe.Make your summer SIZZLE with our fantastic June line-up of limited edition products.Here's a look at what's available in June 2020 from me and Epicure. Hostess Special: Get Grilling Collection HOST SPECIAL JUNE 1–30, 2020EXCLUSIVE PRICE: $17.95 CA | $15.95 USYOU SAVE: $18… Continue reading What’s New in the Kitchen: June 2020
In these days of social distancing, we have been asked to limit our trips outside the home. While going for walks is OK to do every day, going to the store for food and supplies should be held to a minimum. One easy way to limit our trips to the grocery store is to plan… Continue reading Meal Planning Made Easy
What can you achieve in 90-days? The world is not what I thought it would be 90 days ago. It's amazing how things can change. So what if you took 90 days to concentrate on your health and well-being. What kind of difference do you think you could make for yourself? It's time for the… Continue reading Sign Ups Now Open for the #EpicLife Challenge – May 2020 – and a special savings!!