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10 Benefits of Red Wine

10 Benefits of Red Wine

The weather is warming up and that means it’s outdoor dining season! Love it. Every time I walk by an outdoor cafe I want to grab a seat and lounge with friends over multiple bottles of wine while we pretend to live in Europe without a care in the world. Ah dreams. Wine is just...
10 Foods for Clear Skin

10 Foods for Clear Skin

I don’t have the best skin. For some reason, I didn’t grow out of acne as I got older. Because of this, I’ve become conscious of the fact that we really are what we eat. It’s important to be mindful of what I put in my mouth if I want to be break-out free. To help...
Featured: Fox News Magazine

Featured: Fox News Magazine

Hi guys! My minty white hot chocolate recipe is being featured on the Food & Wellness section of Fox News Magazine. It’s totally flattering and exciting to be included in the “11 Indulgent Hot Chocolates to Heat Up Your Nights” for 2013. Oh yeah…and the picture I took is their main picture. Who’s feeling like a baller? This...
Food at the First Thanksgiving

Food at the First Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! Ever since I graduated college, it seems like Thanksgiving sneaks up on me. Sure, co-workers chat about it, but usually it’s just exclamations like “sweet dude, 4 days off!” and “I can’t wait to get out of here”. I’m totally guilty with thinking that holidays are now just free vacation days, but...
Apple & Pumpkin Picking 2013

Apple & Pumpkin Picking 2013

Hello everyone! The past few weekends have been absolutely gorgeous in New Jersey. Due to a slowing real estate season, I’ve been able to sneak in some me-time, and it’s been absolutely amazing. Anyone who works multiple jobs or long hours will understand; when you have an extra second of life, you actually savor it....
Random Game: Arrested Development Food

Random Game: Arrested Development Food

The much anticipated 4th season of Arrested Development is upon us! If you’re anything like my family, you spent a portion of your Memorial Day weekend watching the new episodes, or in my parents’ case, finishing the previous seasons. Although I’ve only mention A.D. once on this blog, it’s one of my favorite shows in...
10 Foods to Cure Bad Breath

10 Foods to Cure Bad Breath

I used to have a coworker that I would HATE talking to because his breath reeked so badly. Don’t get me wrong, the dude was incredibly nice, he just stank. Whenever he stopped by my desk to chat, I would literally feel  nauseous from his breath. Yup. It was that bad. Like a wave of...
Happy Easter 2013

Happy Easter 2013

Happy Easter! Instead of writing about a traditional Easter recipe or sharing a fun holiday memory from my past, I decided to go a little rogue today… When I was a sophomore in college, my brother showed me this video and it changed my life. It’s not an inspirational story or an important secret of life....
10 Foods to Help You Sleep

10 Foods to Help You Sleep

Has anyone else had issues sleeping since the Daylight Savings Time change 2 weeks ago? I know, I know…kinda late to the party, but my body has seriously not adjusted to losing that hour yet. It’s horrible. I can’t fall asleep until after midnight and don’t even feel conscious until 10 at the earliest. Bleh....
10 Foods to Get You in the Mood

10 Foods to Get You in the Mood

WARNING: This post contains adult information. I was talking to my friend Amanda on the phone the other day and she said her and her boyfriend have big, mysterious plans for Valentine’s Day. Apparently he told her to pack an overnight bag with a fancy dress, so who knows what she’s in store for. To...
Food Blogs to Watch: Number 88!

Food Blogs to Watch: Number 88!

Hey everyone – So I just wanted to stop by on this lovely Tuesday afternoon to let everyone know I’ve been named one of the top 100 food blogs to watch in 2013!! Isn’t that awesome? I’m pretty excited :). 2013 is going to be a big year for FeedingMyFolks.com…I have a lot of ideas...
10 Foods to Help Decrease Stress

10 Foods to Help Decrease Stress

I’m about to tell you about two horrible experiences and how they’ve made me realize how important stress reducing food is to get through your day-to-day. Always remember that FOOD CAN HELP DECREASE YOUR STRESS….so listen up! I first starting researching the health benefits of different foods about 4 years ago during my lunch breaks....