Baked Chicken Nuggets & Homemade BBQ Sauce

October 15, 2013
Food & Wellness
To see the entire 31 Days Series, visit here, and to get post updates on Facebook, please consider liking For the Love Of on Facebook. Getting our kids to understand why we were changing our eating habits was only part of the batt read more

Juicing Party

September 26, 2013
Food & Wellness
If you had told me 6 months ago that I’d be hosting a juicing party, I would’ve told you, you were nuts. Not that I didn’t love green juices and all, but I saw myself much more likely to host a wine party, or a c read more

Welcome Fall Pizza Night

September 23, 2013
Food & Wellness
It’s often said that we don’t experience seasons here in Southern California, and while we definitely don’t usher in winter with a blanket of snow, or fall with a spectacular parade of changing colors, we do noti read more

4 Yummy Drinks I’m Making With My Vitamix

August 06, 2013
Food & Wellness
I recently acquired a Vitamix Blenderinstead of a juicer after watching the Vitamix dude make a mighty wow-inspiring presentation at my local Coscto. I had my heart set on using my birthday money to buy a nice juicer, but when I s read more

Patriotic Pinwheel Cookies Made With Royal Icing

June 18, 2013
Food & Wellness
I’m taking the next few days off to be with my family and enjoy summer, so I thought I would leave you with one of my favorite tutorials that I pulled over from my old blog.  I recreated a cookie that was on the cover of Ma read more

When Being Thin Doesn’t Make You Happy

June 14, 2013
Food & Wellness
For my entire life, I’ve been what most would consider thin.  At 5’10”, I’ve always fluctuated between 125-140 pounds, 125 more during the high school years, and 140 after having children.  Four years ago read more

My 5 Favorite Juices & Smoothies

June 13, 2013
Food & Wellness
from left to right: carrot beet juice, kid’s favorite juice; carrot cucumber juice, simple green juice, banana almond smoothie While technically Gwyneth didn’t make me actually start drinking juices, she did sort of pu read more