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Roasted Cauliflower Bacon Leek Mushroom Twice Baked Potatoes

Roasted Cauliflower, Bacon, Leek, Mushroom Twice Baked Potatoes

These Roasted Cauliflower, Bacon, Leek, Mushroom Twice Baked Potatoes are a riff on the traditional twice baked potato. They’re loaded with pureed roasted cauliflower, sautéed leeks and crimini mushrooms, bacon crumbles, and sharp cheddar cheese. I love watching Chopped. I am always amazed at the recipes that the competitors come up with given their provided …

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#SilkProteinFiber Twitter Party

This post brought to you by Silk. All opinions are 100% mine. Almond Milk has been my preferred “milk” for several years now. I love it on a bowl of granola and it makes a great addition to smoothie recipes, like this household favorite of ours – Pineapple Apple Kale (or Spinach) Smoothie. Almond Milk …

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Ditching the Paper Towels

About a year ago, I started putting more of an effort into using less paper towels and using more reusable cleaning options. I was resistant to using cloths instead of paper towels in my cleaning for a long time because I just thought that it would create more work for me in the form of …

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black bean soup recipe

Smoky Black Bean Soup

Black beans are an ingredient that I don’t think I will ever get tired of. I always have a big stock of them in my pantry. They are a pantry staple for me because they can easily serve as a base for so many different recipes. Many of the recipes featuring black beans here on …

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trail mix pairings

Trail Mix Pairings and More

I’ve been sharing some fun things over on The Laughing Cow blog the past few months, so I thought that I would share them with you here. Feel free to share anything you’ve written lately in the comments section. I’d love to see what you’ve been up to. Trail Mix Pairings Have you ever tried …

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Napa Valley Restaurant Picks

While in Napa Valley to preview the Your Ticket to Dine prize package for the Hilton HHonors Seven Tickets to Your Paradise Sweepstakes we tasted some amazing food. I thought I’d share a few of my favorite Napa Valley restaurant picks with you. There certainly is no shortage of good food in California! Oenotri Located …

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New Features on GoodLife Eats

So….have you noticed that things look a little different around here? Something about a site re-design and new topic sections? For several months I worked like crazy designing the new site (yes, I designed it myself. OodleTech coded it) so I could bring you some exciting new features that I hope make GoodLife Eats even …

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grocery shopping confessional

My Grocery Shopping Confessional

I don’t actually document my errands. But this was a particularly “fun” and “interesting” experience that I thought warranted sharing. Because way back when I did a site survey and lots of you wanted a “peak into my life as a mom.” My Grocery Store Confessional The grocery store trip that was doomed from the …

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A Call to Action

On August 31, 2010, food blogger and photographer Erika of IvoryHut lost her home and its entire contents to a tragic fire. “Our house burned down last night. Barely made it out alive. Homeless, possession-less. But we’re all safe & together. Still richly blessed.” – @IvoryHut When events such as this strike members of our …

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