5 Healthy and Easy New Year’s Resolutions

2015 is the year! You know, the year you’re going to finally stop making excuses and get fit by exercising, eating right, and never sitting on the couch once the whole year! But then reality sets in. After an initial flurry of fitness in January, you lose steam on sticking to your resolution. It’s ok,…… Continue reading 5 Healthy and Easy New Year’s Resolutions

Kid-Friendly Recipe: Potato Gnocchi

Few dishes are as comforting, or as simple, as potato gnocchi. In Italian, it’s pronounced nyawk-kee (think Yawkey with an ‘N’ in front) and it’s derived from the Italian word for knuckle. Pillowy soft potato gnocchi is an easy way to get your kids involved in creating a handcrafted, delicious dish. Most of the steps…… Continue reading Kid-Friendly Recipe: Potato Gnocchi

My Favorite Holiday Family Traditions

Holiday traditions are part of what makes this time of year so special. We’ve already shared some ideas for coming up with unique family traditions, but I want to share some of my own. Creating Ornaments My father is a woodworker, so from a young age I remember helping him out in his workshop. In…… Continue reading My Favorite Holiday Family Traditions