Breathe!

A simple thing we far to often neglect to do with all the stress and things we feel we have to do. Stop with me now and take a deep breath…breathe in and exhale out…As busy women entrepreneurs, parents, wives we often have a to-do-list that never ends.

Cleaning Day…

We are in the spirit of Spring Cleaning this month. Cleaning out the closets, drawers, the dust bunnies and more. So this post I am sharing with you is perfect timing to encourage you to see cleaning day in a new perspective. This post comes from Women’s Ministry Leader with Group, which is a wonderful […]

5 Things to Get YOU Ready for an AMAZING New Year

I love to share great posts with you along with recipes and my own posts. Today I happened to read one of my favorite blogs and found this article so valid for right now as we close out 2015 and ring in 2016. I hope you enjoy this article from my friend Kelly Thorne Gore […]

CALIFORNIA SPRING ROLLS

INGREDIENTS Sauce 1/2 cup (125 mL) mayonnaise 2 tbsp (30 mL) rice vinegar 2 tbsp (30 mL) chopped fresh cilantro 4 tsp (20 mL) wasabi paste 1 tsp (5 mL) sesame oil Spring Rolls 1 lb (450 g) cooked shrimp, peeled and deveined, tails removed (about 3 cups/750 mL), coarsely chopped 1/4 tsp (1 mL) salt 2 large carrots, peeled 1 medium seedless cucumber 2   avocados 12 (8-in./20-cm) rice wrappers 1 cup (250 mL) water DIRECTIONS Combine […]

TUSCAN SALMON AND BEAN SALAD

INGREDIENTS Dressing 2 tbsp (30 mL) small capers, finely chopped 2 tbsp (30 mL) olive oil 2 tbsp (30 mL) mayonnaise 1 tbsp (15 mL) red wine vinegar 1 tbsp (15 mL) snipped fresh basil 3 garlic cloves, pressed 1/2 shallot, finely chopped 1/2 tsp (2 mL) Dijon mustard 1/4 tsp (1 mL) salt 1/8 tsp (0.5 mL) coarsely ground black pepper Bean Spread and Salad 1` can (15 oz or 540 mL) cannellini or […]