4 posts tagged holiday

Share A Cup & A Story – Holiday Traditions

Sitting down to share a cup of coffee with my sisters and reminisce about family and our favorite holiday traditions that we pass down to our own children. Continue Reading

Healthy Thanksgiving Menu Additions

Some great tasting, healthy Thanksgiving menu additions for all you last minute planners out there.  We are hosting a thanksgiving brunch this year and then headed to my sister-in-laws house for the main event. Hosting Thanksgiving dinner can be so stressful and in the past there is one thing I've learned: preparation and planning is key to a stress free meal. I can remember the first year that my then boyfriend (now husband) and I lived together and hosted a family Thanksgiving. The guest ... Continue Reading

Wild Blueberry Chutney with Creamy Brie

The perfect holiday appetizer, this Wild Blueberry Chutney with Creamy Brie is easy to make, delicious and packs a healthy punch.  Disclosure: By posting this recipe I am entering a recipe contest sponsored by Wild Blueberries and am eligible to win prizes associated with the contest. I was not compensated for my time. One of my favorite things about the holiday season is getting together with friends and family for festive celebrations. Mainly because where there are celebrations, ... Continue Reading

Fourth of July – Healthy & Happy

It's also a holiday typically associated with hot dogs and potato salad. Both of which are great in moderation, but below are a few tips to ensure everyone has fun and healthy fourth of july. Stay Hydrated Temperatures are usually a bit warmer by July, so it's important to stay hydrated, especially is you are spending time outdoors It's especially important to increase your water consumption if you are drinking alcohol in warmer weather. I like to try and have 1 bottle of water ... Continue Reading