A Giveaway from Klondike (CLOSED)

Klondike Rose potatoes

This post is sponsored by Klondike Brands. Congrats to the winners: charitymail@ and alvarezbren@ I {big puffy heart} potatoes. They’re filling and economical. Most importantly, they’re comforting. If it’s a cold or sad day, a hot potato dish is always a comfort. Potatoes are one of my favorite cheap eats. I could make a meal just out of […]

A Giveaway from Talenti (CLOSED)

A Giveaway Talenti Pops

This giveaway is now closed. Congrats to the winners: alvarezbren@, mistybelt@, hurlyrichards@ You know that Talenti Gelato that we all know and love? The one that I stocked up and bought nine pints when it was on sale at Ralphs recently? Well, it’s now being put into an ice cream pop. Think Sidewalk Sundae taken […]

Introducing the New FoodSaver G3H Vacuum Sealer (Giveaway CLOSED)

food saver zipper bag accessory

The following content is sponsored by FoodSaver The giveaway is now closed. Congrats to the winner: the3diggs@ As you know by now, my life has been colored by freezer cooking for over 16 years now. I was very pregnant with our first child when I read the grandmother of all freezer cooking books and set […]

Introducing Supermarket Superstar (Giveaways CLOSED)

The following content is sponsored by Lifetime and A&E Television Networks. This post originally appeared on July 22, 2013. The giveaways are closed. Congrats to the winners: ariana8407@ and amylannon@ In the summer of 2010, I wrote a book proposal for a cookbook idea I’d been simmering for the previous year. I remember walking through Barnes and Noble […]

A Giveaway from Crav-On (CLOSED)


Enter to win never fried French Fries from Crav-On. This giveaway is closed. Congrats to the winners: worstells@, myssb09@, amymiron@, ellenwit@ Back in May I got to try a great new product from Crav-On. I was at Camp Blogaway, a food bloggers’ conference. Crav-On was one of the sponsors. They drove their food truck up a mountain to feed […]

Discover Canning & Beautiful Blue Ball Jars (CLOSED)

This giveaway is closed. Congrats to the winner, KristyBartlett@ I confess. I have completely embraced the canning jar craze. My go-to drinking glass is a mason jar, preferably wide-mouth, but since I received a set of these blue Ball jars to review, I’m warming to the standard mouth variety. Especially since they’re so stinking cool. […]

A Giveaway from Simple Squares (CLOSED)

simple squares bar

Enter a giveaway from Simple Squares and try these all natural, nut bars, sweetened only with honey. Congrats to the winners: charitymail@, qweenofmydestiny@, jcsea9801@ While I was doing my Whole 30, as they say, I read a lot of food labels. I was stunned at how much soy and sugar are in so very many things that we […]

Win Some Gelato from Talenti (CLOSED)

Caramel Cookie Crunch Pint Media

This giveaway is now closed. Congrats to the winners: katiebamford@, mjmlvspoooh@, bkbonham4@ Remember this? THIS is Talenti. It’s one of my very favorite desserts in the whole wide world. We recently got to sample this Caramel Cookie Crunch. And let me tell you, the FishKids were pretty decided when it came to choosing a flavor of […]

Win a Holiday Cooking Gift Pack from Nakano, Holland House, and Not Your Mother’s Make-Ahead and Freeze

This giveaway is now closed. Congrats to the winner: mnhilburn@. Long, long ago, in a state far, far away, my friend Amy agreed to do some recipe testing for my cookbook. I was so blessed to have her on my team. I also laughed a lot about how different our cupboards must look. She, a Kansas […]

Cherries Jubilee

Make this easy, flaming dessert: Cherries Jubilee for your next holiday get-together or special occasion. Congrats to the winner of the giveaway: linseyclair@ I am a creature of habit. Or I suppose another way to look at it is that I embrace tradition. Especially when it comes to food. My family was like that when […]