Skinny Sriracha Deviled Eggs - Add Baking Soda to Water

How to Make Hard-Boiled (or Hard-Cooked) Eggs

Most of us know them as hard-boiled eggs; however, the heating process used is more like ‘simmering’ and less like ‘boiling,’ which is why the eggs are also referred to as being hard-cooked. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve called my mother to ask her ‘how do you…

Skinny Sriracha Deviled Eggs made with McCormick Seasoning

Here’s a Recipe for Skinny Sriracha, Protein-Packed Deviled Eggs

If you like spicy hot foods and sides, then you might want to consider making a deviled egg recipe that incorporates hot sauce and sriracha seasoning. Honestly, the use of sriracha seasoning came along by accident because I ran out of paprika. The color of the seasoning attracted my eye,…

Trader Joes Greek Spanakopita Spinach and Cheese Pie

How Does Trader Joe’s Greek Spanakopita Spinach and Cheese Pie Taste?

Frozen and ready to bake, Trader Joe’s sells a Greek Spanakopita Spinach and Cheese Pie that caught my eye the last time I was in Chicago. The pie comes in its own baking tray that you place on a baking sheet, and then put in the oven. I’m a sucker…

Syracuse Solidarity - me and Mom Jan 21 2017 - better clarity

The One and Probably Only Time a ‘Political’ Post Will Appear on my Blog

Although I’ve voted in every election that I could, I’ve never been what you’d call a ‘political’ person before the 2016 presidential election. I rarely breathe a word of politics on social media…but lately, I’ve wanted to express myself. A couple weeks ago, I wrote a three-page, 1,354-word response to…

Items in the Great Kids Healthy Snacks Subscription Box

What’s Inside a Gluten Free Box of Great Kids Healthy Snacks?

In late December, I received my first Great Kids Healthy Snacks subscription box, and upon opening, was extremely impressed by the variety of edibles. I love having options, and this box does not disappoint. I must admit, I did not purchase Great Kids Healthy Snacks for a child, but did…

Apie Earphones - closeup of earbuds

My Apie Wood Corded In-Ear Noise Cancelling Earphones with Microphone Are Still Going Strong

With a glossy real-wood base and dual-colored wires, the Apie In Ear Noise-Cancelling Headphones are incredibly nice to look at. I’ve been using them for about 5 months now, and they are still going strong. When I first inserted them into my ears, I was pleasantly surprised by the comfortable…

El Monterey Signature Chicken Empanadas

Have You Tried El Monterey Signature Chicken and Cheese Empanadas Yet?

Made with ‘white meat chicken with cheddar & mozzarella cheese,’ El Monterey now has a line of Signature Empanadas that I had to try. I LOVE empanadas! When I first pulled the empanadas out of the box, it’s the first time I thought that the real deal was larger in…

The Front Back and Cover for the Moto Z Force Droid Smartphone

12 Reasons Why the Moto Z Force Droid Smartphone is My New Favorite Gadget

One moment, I paid a visit to Verizon thinking I was going to upgrade to my brother’s old Samsung Galaxy, and instead, I walked out with a brand new Moto Z Force Droid (4G LTE 32GB Android phone). Unknown to us, Verizon was running a Buy 1, Get 1 Free…

Aussie Aussom Volume Shampoo Conditioner and Mega Hairspray

Aussie Aussome Volume Shampoo and Conditioner is Awesome for Curly Hair

If it wasn’t for a free sampling campaign, I would have never tried the Aussie line of hair care products. I’ve been a diehard user of Garnier Fructis, and thought nothing would compare. I’m also reluctant to try new hair products because I don’t want to experience any adverse effects….

Bissingers Apricot Green Tea Gummy Pandas

What Do Apricot Green Tea Flavored Bissinger’s Gummy Pandas Taste Like?

I love shopping the gourmet food department at Marshall’s, and if you’ve ever been stuck in a long checkout line, then you know all of the temptations lining your wait. I’m a victim of snatching an impulse buy off of the shelf to bring home…uniquely flavored candy, gluten-free chips, and…