Making appearances in the Bible, Roman literature, and tales from ancient Greece, mustard is one of the oldest condiments on Earth and a staple in many dishes. Some of its earliest recordings were about its believed health benefits and medicinal properties. With mustard seeds, white wine vinegar, water, and salt as the main ingredients, Dijon mustard is particularly delicious and something that you can replace with things you probably have in your kitchen. Whether you’re replacing it because you don’t have it or because you don’t like it, read on to discover some great substitutes for Dijon mustard. No Grey Poupon? Some Delicious Substitutes for Dijon Mustard by: Maurissa Moore Hailing from the town of Dijon in Burgundy, France, Dijon mustard can add incredible tang and spice to … [Read more...] about No Grey Poupon? Here’s a Delicious Dijon Mustard Substitute
This past week I was invited to attend a webinar about how to host an allergy friendly Super Bowl party and I was thrilled since my youngest is allergic to both peanuts and eggs. Holly Robinson Peete of CBS's The Talk (who is also married to former NFL quarterback Rodney Peete) generously hosted the Webinar and offered up all her tips! Holly has not one but 4 kids with food allergies so she is a pro! Here are some of the top tips that I picked up at the webinar that I wanted to pass on to you. If you are planning on hosting an party tomorrow for the big game please keep these tips in mind! There’s an app called My EpiPen, where you can create an allergy profile to send to your child’s school, caregiver, other family members, etc., to share information about your child’s food … [Read more...] about Top Tips to Host an Allergy Friendly Super Bowl Party!
Let’s face it- adult birthdays are a far cry from the sugar-fueled extravaganzas of our youth. More often than not, a birthday may feel like little more than a reminder of your own mortality and put you in a less than celebratory mood. The best cure for this is a little bit of recognition from friends and family, and a whole lot of cake- preferably FREE cake! Read on for some of the best birthday freebies around! Note that most of these places require you to sign up for their e-mail list or free rewards programs and will send you a coupon for your free birthday stuff! Also, note that all of these freebies are only valid on the actual date of your birth unless otherwise stated. Free Birthday Stuff! 75 Birthday Freebies to grab on your Special Day! Restaurant Birthday … [Read more...] about Free Birthday Stuff! 75 Birthday Freebies to grab on your Special Day!
My boys love when I make Ribeye steak in the oven, in fact, I've noticed that I get some extra chores and love out of them each time this meal ends up on our weekly menu. Cooking steak indoors may sound daunting but its actually super easy and it tastes better than grilling, in my opinion. Check out this simple and delicious Ribeye steak recipe below and give it a try. I know your family will love it. How to Make Ribeye Steak in the Oven (this is the BEST recipe!!) *This is a sponsored post in partnership with Omaha Steaks, however, all thoughts and opinions are 100% my own. Whether you live in an apartment, don't own a grill, or maybe the weather is cold and rainy so grilling outdoors is out of the question- this ribeye steak in the oven recipe will save the day. In the past, I … [Read more...] about How to Make Ribeye Steak in the Oven (this is the BEST recipe!!)
If you’re making something that calls for cumin and don’t like it or have any on hand, don’t sweat it. There are many spices that can replace cumin, and you probably have at least one of them. One of the most commonly used spices in the world, cumin has a distinct aroma and taste. Many people love it, and some people can’t stand it. If you’re the latter, then there are spices you can use instead of cumin that will still compliment the flavors of the dish. Whatever your reason for needing to find a cumin replacement, read on for the best cumin substitutes. The Best Cumin Substitutes to finish the Perfect Meal! by: Maurissa Moore Ground Cumin vs. Whole Cumin Before you get started, pay attention to whether the recipe calls for whole cumin seeds or ground cumin. If it doesn’t specify, … [Read more...] about The Best Cumin Substitutes to finish the Perfect Meal!