Category Food & Drink

McVegan Creation Aims to Please the Masses

Depending on where you live, the option to try a McVegan from McDonalds might be at your fingertips. But let’s not get ahead of ourselves. Established in 1955 in Des Plaines, Illinois, the fast-food spot McDonalds had founders with a lot of good ideas and very high hopes. Over the years, this food chain has become one of the biggest in the world, with some McDonalds stats sharing that the

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Anytime Breakfast: Spiralized Sweet Potato Egg Nests

The arctic air is making this whole work, gym, healthy eating thing HARD because all I want to do is hide in bed and eat pizza while sobbing my way through episodes of The West Wing. January is a tough month for me anyway, but you add this bitterly cold weather and all signs point to bears really having the best idea about winter: sleep it away. This, however tempting,

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The Easiest Thai Curry Dish You’ll Make This Year

I was recently invited to a private cooking class, and we were informed that we would be cooking a Thai curry dish. I must say, I was a little hesitant about it at first. I’m not a huge fan of some of the common flavors in Thai cooking, including cilantro. When we started the class, things didn’t get much better. I saw pineapple, and ginger …two other flavors I’m ashamed to

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How To: Roasted Butternut Squash Purée

This whole kitchen adventure started because of something I ate from the healthy prepared meal place that I bop into occasionally (some nights I just can’t with cooking, you know?): butternut mash. Y’all I can’t begin to tell you how NOT squashy this tasted (which has always been my fear of any kind of “mash” made from squash). I needed to figure this out so I could make it and

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This is the Year You Drink More Water

It’s a brand-new year, which means now is the time to try some new recipes, ogle over some new tech and drink more water! Oh, yes folks, with all of those long lists of resolutions pouring in, I wanted to hand out one simplistic resolution; one that would be easy to keep up with, and extremely effective in helping us to stay healthy. Even though you might already have a

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