Inspiration
Meet the Veggie: Rainbow Carrots

Meet the Veggie: Rainbow Carrots

October 6, 2015

Download the Rainbow Carrot veggie...
Remix Your Thanksgiving Leftovers

Remix Your Thanksgiving Leftovers

October 6, 2015

Thinking of Thanksgiving makes me giddy. The weird thing is that when it actually comes down to sitting at the table to eat Thanksgiving dinner, I...
Hearty One-Dish Ranch Dip

Hearty One-Dish Ranch Dip

October 6, 2015

Some of my favorite recipes and dressings call for a packet of Hidden Valley® Original Ranch® Dips Mix. I love the stuff and could drink...
Savory Treats For Any Affair: Ranch, Bacon and Chive Gougeres

Savory Treats For Any Affair: Ranch, Bacon and Chive Gougeres

October 6, 2015

A gougere is a baked savory choux pastry made of choux dough mixed with cheese. Don’t let that fancy schmancy language scare you; a gougere is...
Meet Hidden Valley’s Sandwich Superstar Finalists: Lorin Cook and Denise “DedeMed” Hazime

Meet Hidden Valley’s Sandwich Superstar Finalists: Lorin Cook and Denise “DedeMed” Hazime

October 6, 2015

Denise “DedeMed” Hazime and Lorin Cook are mothers, culinary enthusiasts and, most importantly, have a passion for taking ordinary sandwiches and...
A Tasty Afternoon: Ranch Pimento Cheese Celery Logs

A Tasty Afternoon: Ranch Pimento Cheese Celery Logs

October 6, 2015

It’s that time of year again…back to school. We know that the start of a new school year can be busy. Between trying to jump start a routine and...
Summer Slow Cooking: Mango Chipotle Carnitas Tacos

Summer Slow Cooking: Mango Chipotle Carnitas Tacos

October 6, 2015

For those of us who spend time cooking on a regular basis, there are certain kitchen appliances that have taken a crucial role in our weekly menu...
Crowd-Pleasing Queso: Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Dip

Crowd-Pleasing Queso: Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Dip

October 6, 2015

June has to be one of my favorite summer months. The weather starts warming up and the neighborhood comes out of hibernation. This is the time of...
Easy Recipes to Warm the Soul: Spicy Creamy Chicken Tortilla Soup

Easy Recipes to Warm the Soul: Spicy Creamy Chicken Tortilla Soup

October 6, 2015

If you are anything like me, you’re not intimidated at all by the fact that spring is just around the corner! In...
Make Your Game Day Menu Pop: Pizza Jalapeño Poppers

Make Your Game Day Menu Pop: Pizza Jalapeño Poppers

October 6, 2015

Even though football season has come to a close, basketball season is in full swing, and there are still plenty of games to bring family and friends...
Hidden Valley Ranch Turkey Burgers Recipe

Hidden Valley Ranch Turkey Burgers Recipe

October 6, 2015

I now have some competition for the best homemade turkey burgers…After attending a Hidden Valley sponsored lunch at Pop Burger, I...
Kids in the Kitchen

Kids in the Kitchen

October 6, 2015

My kids and I have visited farmer’s markets as a weekend family outing since they were babies. We’re lucky to live in Northern California...
“No Guilt” Chicken Ranch Naan Pizzas

“No Guilt” Chicken Ranch Naan Pizzas

October 6, 2015

It’s a new year, and that means new resolutions for healthier living for most of us. After all the decadent holiday treats, it’s a great time to...
Fiesta Ranch Quesadillas!

Fiesta Ranch Quesadillas!

October 6, 2015

Football food. Party food. Flavor explosions. That's what these Fiesta Ranch Quesadillas are all about. Fun. Food....
Chicken-Broccoli Ranch-icotti

Chicken-Broccoli Ranch-icotti

October 6, 2015

  Given that March is National Noodle Month and the fact that I’ve partnered with Hidden Valley® to...

Fresh Spin on Salads

October 6, 2015

Now that daylight savings has come and gone it means, among other things, we can look forward to warmer temperatures and lighter meals. What comes...
Ranch Chicken Wings

Ranch Chicken Wings

October 6, 2015

I love chicken wings. All kinds of chicken wings, really, but I prefer the ones that aren’t all goopy. You know – goopy. The kind that...
Put a Twist on Tonight: Spring Ranch Risotto

Put a Twist on Tonight: Spring Ranch Risotto

October 6, 2015

As a busy parent, it’s important to save time in the kitchen but also make sure your family is eating a nutritious...