Good Morning Texas asked me to be part of their ‘slow cooker challenge’. I created three savory weeknight dinners and I had such fun! Any of these dishes would be perfect for a weeknight meal. If you have a few minutes in the morning before you leave the house, toss some ingredients in the slow cooker and let it do its magic. There’s nothing more comforting than returning home after […] Read Full Post
Springtime sweets are irresistible! Bunny ears, chocolate eggs, and a flurry of coconut always gets me excited about making cute, edible crafts. But I’m not a baker. At all. For my Good Morning Texas, I came up with the simplest desserts for Easter and Passover that are no-bake and no-fuss. Please let me know ow yours turn out. Happy Easter or Happy Passover!
For these little chocolate nests simply use […] Read Full Post
This video is a short introduction into who I am, my personal life as a wife and Mom of two young boys, and some of my recent work. I created Dinner Reinvented while I was working as the lifestyle reporter for a Dallas tv station. As a busy, working Mom I was struggling getting healthy weeknight meals on the table. I know my challenge is one every Mom faces as […] Read Full Post
Down here in Texas, iced tea is a thang.
It’s the first beverage you offer guests when they come over for a visit. Good Morning Texas asked me to offer some tips on brewing the perfect glass of iced tea and share my recipes for ‘spa water’. I leave a large beverage dispenser on my kitchen island full of cucumber mint water or melon water. It looks gorgeous and encourages […] Read Full Post
Who doesn’t love meatloaf, mashed potatoes and steam green peas? This classic American dish is a family favorite, but it could use some refreshing! I took the leftovers I had from dinner and created this simple shepherd’s pie. It was featured on the national morning show, The Daily Buzz. If you missed it, you can watch the video for the easy how-to. (It was also featured on Emotional Mojo tv,which […] Read Full Post
If you haven’t checked out Emotional Mojo, it’s a national morning show that focuses on feel good news and lifestyle segments that are designed to empower and inspire. Right up my alley. They asked me to share a Dinner Reinvented recipe on their show and below you’ll find the clip and recipe. I took a classic American dinner, meatloaf, mashed potatoes and peas, and transformed it into a classic Irish […] Read Full Post
Two weeks after I had my second son, Kessler, I was back in the gym. But I quickly got frustrated, my body wasn’t bouncing back as quickly as it did when I had my first son two years earlier. And it wasn’t just the scale, I had a tough time getting tone and firm again. I did this segment for AOL On and got some great tips from Dallas Equinox […] Read Full Post