Mini Lasagna Roll-up Appetizers for Holiday Entertaining

This is a sponsored post, but all opinions are 100% my own. My calendar is quickly filling up with Christmas activities and holiday parties.  As an avid entertainer and social butterfly, I love this time of year!  I always look forward to all of the events that give us an excuse to celebrate this magical time of year with friends and family, like our annual Jingle & Mingle holiday party.  But, I often find myself stuck on what to serve.  Even though I have some tried and true dishes that … [Read more...]

Pesto Grilled Veggies with Penne Pasta

During the summer meal planning tends to slip through the cracks.  With all the traveling, late afternoons at the pool and hot summer days I find myself not wanting to spend much time in the kitchen cooking.  But, with school right around the corner it's time to start planning meals and getting back into the dinner routine.  This Pesto Grilled Veggies with Penne Pasta dish is definitely going to become a meal-time favorite at our house. This dish is the perfect back to school … [Read more...]

Easy Lasagna Recipe – Taste the Difference

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Barilla®. Does anyone else feel like this year is flying by at warp speed?  I can't believe we are almost through the school year, seriously where did the time go.  One thing I know is that as the school year winds down our schedule is going to be jammed packed with ceremonies, sports activities and end of the year programs.  Which means I'm going to need a plan for quick and easy dinners that my family can enjoy even though we are running … [Read more...]

Share the Table Dinner Conversation Cards

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Barilla, but opinions are my own. Does your family sit down at night to eat dinner together?  Growing up my family sat down to dinner most nights of the week, even with our busy schedules it was always a priority. Now that I have my own family it's just as important to me that we sit down together as a family to enjoy dinner.  We've joined Barilla's Share the Table initiative and we're using our Dinner Conversation Cards to keep the table talk … [Read more...]