We’re building an aquaponics garden!

I’ve learned very important lesson as a mother. It’s how to get my family to do things that they might not want to do. Some may call it manipulation, but I prefer to refer to it as mutually beneficial collaboration. For example, if I want my youngest to take interest in something, all I have to do is to tell …

Whirlpool Ice Collection

Giveaway: Whirlpool Ice Collection Refrigerator

About the Whirlpool Ice Collection
The new appliance handles were created around how you use them, and provide an inviting experience as effortless as “open and close”. Whirlpool appliances are architected around life. Which makes them innately simple to use. And wonderfully pleasing to look at. A streamlined interface makes controls easy to read and even easier to use. Increased glass areas make . . .

Korin Glasses

Giveaway: Korin Ion Strong Diamant Chardonnay Glass Set of 2

About Korin
Japanese Knives and Tableware that Compliment Every Culture’s Cuisine

We at KORIN are proud of our Japanese culture and traditions, but we want you to know that our products are not just for Japanese restaurants. Our knives and tableware bring out the best qualities of food from every culture and fit into every restaurant – . . .

Giveaway: Dinner for 4 from

About specializes in overnight delivery of fresh caught live Maine Lobsters along with a variety of Maine seafood and accompanying gourmet products including crab cakes, lobster cakes, lobster pie, mussels, clams, clam chowder, seafood chowder, the finest cuts of beef and fresh Maine whoopee pies. Holiday packages, gift certificates and special occasion meals are easily . . .


Giveaway: $100 Gift Certificate (#2) to

When I first was contacted about this giveaway to Certified Steak and Seafood Company, my first reaction was….to drool. You know how I roll!! Love, love, love steak, and so the idea of working with these guys, who are so much more than just a steak and seafood company, was a no-brainer! We are actually . . .


Giveaway: Green Kitchenware Eco-Friendly Tableware

About Green Kitchenware
Green Kitchenware is a new online store for cooks who want to ease their eco-impact without sacrificing quality or style. Each item at Green Kitchenware is hand-selected with its quality and environmental impact in mind. While our mission is to help cooks be greener, the husband and wife co-founders understand that businesses have an even greater responsibility than individuals . . .


Giveaway: Eagle Brand

About Eagle Brand®
Eagle Brand has always been an essential part of your family’s favorite holiday baking traditions, whether preparing fudge, pies, cookies or cakes.  Made from a special blend of milk and sugar that makes baking delicious desserts almost effortless, Eagle provides a “fool-proof base” for endless holiday treats!

Here are a couple of great recipes . . .


Giveaway: Rutherford Papers

about Rutherford Papers

Rutherford Papers is an online boutique that offers personalized stationery, announcements and invitations. The site also has great selection of monogrammed gifts. However, Rutherford Papers is more than just a boutique with quality products; the company focuses on providing the customer with a great shopping experience. The ordering process is easy with the . . .


Give the Gift of Steamy Kitchen for the Holidays

Get your holiday shopping done early! If you’d like to give someone special a Steamy Kitchen’s Healthy Asian Favorites cookbook for the holidays, click the link to pre-order one! Then you can click on these postcards and print them out as IOUs.  As soon as the cookbooks are published, it will be sent directly to your friend on February 5, 2013! …

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Hot off the presses! Steamy Kitchen Healthy Asian Favorites

The book! It’s here! Well, one of the very first copies that was rush-shipped to the publisher for us to look at. After nearly 2 years of working on Steamy Kitchen Healthy Asian Favorites, I’m so thrilled to give you a sneak peek at the book. I wrote this book to highlight how amazingly light and healthy Asian food can …