• Back to School with Tuna Veggie Rolls #BumbleBee101 August 27, 2014 Tuna Veggie Rolls
    I can’t believe my kids will be back in school in less than one week. It’s been a glorious and fun summer and even though I’m not looking forward to pulling them out of bed in the mornings, I am looking forward to getting back into a regular schedule. Hooray!
    Back …
  • The Pumpkin Banana Bread You Have To Try August 25, 2014 Pumpkin Banana bread_main
    Last week was a whirlwind. I drove to Chicago (only 2.5 hours away) and was in my first ever real photoshoot. All the anticipation, drinking water non-stop to help my complexion, cutting down on the carbs, trying to get to bed earlier, practicing my smile craziness is over! Hallelujah!
    And how …
  • Kimchi Deviled Eggs August 22, 2014 Kimchi Deviled Eggs_main
    I recently watched the movie Chef and loved it. This is the first movie I think where the term, “food blogger” has been used. Am I right or am I forgetting another movie? Anyway, in Chef, the food blogger is also a food critic and has a huge following on …
  • The Ultimate Chicken Sandwich + A Giveaway from Maille August 20, 2014 The Ultimate Chicken Sandwich with Honey Dijon Mustard with Balsamic Vinegar by Hip Foodie Mom
    Sometimes you just need a sandwich. A big sandwich. Or a chicken burger. One that drips when you take a bite and is juicy and full of flavor. This is for the days when a salad won’t cut it. When you just need more.

    I could have grilled a big, juicy …

  • Healthy Whole Grain Pasta with Vegetable Pesto for Pompeian #PantryInsiders August 18, 2014 Healthy Whole Grain Pasta with Vegetable Pesto
    Ever since our vacation last summer, my family has been addicted to Butter Noodles. And I’m not talking about light butter. I’m talking full fat salted butter, full taste, slab on a ton of butter, mixed with some garlic, Butter Noodles. This has been my quick go-to dinner when the pantry …
  • The Best Toast You’ll Ever Have August 15, 2014 Toast with Honey Mascarpone and Nutella by Hip Foodie Mom
    Do you have a favorite snack that you make all the time? Or something sweet that you like to indulge in every once in a while? Well, I’m here today with mine. I’ve posted this before but because fresh strawberries are in abundance right now, I had to share this …
  • Quick and Easy Vegetable Lo Mein August 14, 2014 Quick and Easy Vegetable Lo Mein
    Noodles are definitely a staple at my house. My kids love pasta and Asian noodles are one of their favorites. Because of this, Lo Mein was one of the first dishes I learned how to make. I would play around with sauce ingredients and vary what I put inside. Sometimes with …
  • Kimchi Bruschetta August 13, 2014 Kimchi Bruschetta by Hip Foodie Mom
    If you know me well, you know I’m kind of obsessed (ok, maybe obsessed is the wrong word here) about fresh breath. And it’s hard when you’re a Korean food lover like me and love kimchi. I always have gum (at least 2 different kinds) and breath mints and ice breakers …
  • Zucchini and Mushroom Stuffed Pasta Shells August 11, 2014 Zucchini and Mushroom Stuffed Pasta Shells by Hip Foodie Mom
    It’s Monday you guys and I’m here with something fabulous.
    It took me a week to get back into the swing of things and to recover from my vacation. Why is it that we always need a vacation after a vacation?! Anyway, after adjusting back to my correct time zone and …
  • Cherry Chocolate Hazelnut Scones August 6, 2014 Cherry Chocolate Hazelnut Scones by Hip Foodie Mom
    I’ve written about my love for scones before. Scones were always the treat I would buy for myself when going to Starbucks but now that I know how to make these at home (and the homemade ones taste so much better) I’m never buying scones again!

    A huge box of cherries …

  • The Ultimate Grilled Veggie Sandwich August 4, 2014 The Ultimate Grilled Veggie Sandwich
    I’m back home after being on vacation for about two weeks. Two weeks was great and we had so much fun. .  but it felt like a month. I loved our vacation but living out of a suitcase is one of my most unfavorite things in the world. Especially when …
  • Chocolate Orange Cake from URBAN BAKES August 1, 2014 Chocolate-Orange Cake - URBAN BAKES 5.2 (1)
    Hey everyone!
    Well, I’m in Minneapolis now spending some time with my sister before we head back home and I have one last fabulous guest post for you! Oh man, I wish I could have a bite of this cake! It’s from Connie from URBAN BAKES. I just guest posted for …
  • Raspberry Cheesecake with Oreo Crust for #NationalCheesecakeDay July 30, 2014 Raspberry Cheesecake with Oreo Crust by Hip Foodie Mom
    You guys. The day has arrived. National Cheesecake day. .  and it’s glorious. Cheesecake lovers everywhere should definitely indulge in a huge slice today (it’s ok and the calories don’t count today), or maybe even two slices.

    This cheesecake happens to be the best I have ever tasted and believe me, …

  • Nutty Olive Cheese Log from The Kitchen Prep July 28, 2014 Nutty Olive Cheese Log by The Kitchen Prep
    Hey everyone! I’m still in California and we are having such a great time seeing friends, eating out and shuffling the kids everywhere! I have two more guest posts for you this week. .  and something SWEET on Wednesday. .  so I’m excited for this week. And to kick it …
  • Truffle Brownies from That Skinny Chick Can Bake July 23, 2014 Truffle Brownies
    I love that I’ve met so many fabulously talented people through blogging.  And not only are my blogging friends multi-talented, but they are super sweet and genuinely kind and generous people. My friend Liz, from That Skinny Chick Can Bake is here guest posting today and I couldn’t be more …