Soup’s On!

Now is the best time of the year for warming up with a hearty soup made from seasonal veggies and local ingredients.  Even though spring is over two weeks away, there will still be some chilly days when nothing sounds better for lunch or dinner than soup! There’s a fine art to making soups and stews, and it starts with the proper kitchenware and a killer recipe. So, I’ve paired my all-time favorite Barnes & Noble cookbooks with the essential tools any cook needs in the kitchen! Let’s get cooking! The Healthy Slow Cooker Revolution by America’s Test Kitchen (Barnes … Continue reading


Today Is National Wear Red Day!

In case you didn’t know was National Wear Red Day, a day to raise awareness for heart disease in women.  Heart disease and stroke kill one in three women, yet it’s 80% preventable.  Check out the Go Red For Women web site for more information. I featured fabulous red fashions from local stores at West County Center on KSDK’s “Show Me St. Louis” and KTVI’s News at 11 am yesterday.  Stunning red dresses are available now at stores such as Banana Republic, Francesca’s and Macy’s.  You can wear red head-to-toe, or pair with other colors in your wardrobe like navy … Continue reading