Avocados. Mmmmm. Join us this afternoon for a Twitter Party to talk all about your love for avocados! Come slice, dip, spread, eat and tweet with us at #iloveavocados! Playful, fun and all about your love for avocados, hearts will be aflutter during the celebration of this delicious fruit. We’ll talk avocados, football, food, parties & more! Plus, […]
Archives for January 2012
Movie of the Week: Lady and the Tramp
Next Tuesday, February 7th (just in time for Valentine’s Day!) Walt Disney Studios is releasing Lady and the Tramp on Blu-ray/DVD. Short and sweet, it’s one of my favorite Disney animated films. About Lady and the Tramp: When Aunt Sarah moves in with her devious felines Si and Am to baby-sit, the very protective Lady […]
We won! – Angry Birds Photo Contest
I don’t enter voting contests often because the feeling of rejection when I don’t win doesn’t feel that great and I hate refuse to bug all my family and friends to vote for me over and over. If it doesn’t involve me… then that’s a whole ‘nother story. 😉 Back in December I entered Chiquito […]
Game day chili with… Maseca!
There are some pantry items that I always have on hand, and Maseca is one of them. Genuine Maseca Corn Flour by Andy Castro, on Flickr In the past I’ve written about tortillas, tamales, and corn cakes, but did you know Maseca is also great as a thickener in soups and stews? Move over cornstarch, […]
My Little Pony – a sweet gift for Valentine’s!
For Valentine’s Day, my kids get enough candy at school and from friends, but I try to get them a little something sweet, too. Nothing big, just a small token of affection like a mylar balloon or a My Little Pony figure. Maura is more of a My Little Pony fan than Maya. It all […]
Taking it off | Week 3
You know how I said that last week was hard? Well, staying on plan this past week was even more of a challenge… I binged a couple of times and felt awful afterwards. Both physically and mentally. There was no emotional trigger… not that I can think of anyway. The food was just there, in front […]