A Modern Take on Mother Sauces: Discounted Class

A Modern Take on Mother Sauces from craftsy and foodiewithfamily.com

This post is sponsored by Craftsy in a partnership with Foodie with Family. All opinions are mine and mine alone! I’ve mentioned before just how much love I have for Craftsy classes and I have another great one to share with you today. Sauce making can be an intimidating process if you haven’t had someone…

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Sailing with Carnival Cruises: The Sunshine

Dining on the Carnival Sunshine it's hard to believe you're on a ship in the middle of the ocean and not in a fancy restaurant! foodiewithfamily.com

  Disclosure: Carnival Cruises sent my husband and I on a cruise but they did not compensate me to write this post. It is an honest review of our experience on the Carnival Sunshine. If you have any questions at all about it, please ask me! I’m of the opinion that a cruise constitutes the…

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Pulled Pork Huevos Rancheros

Huevos Rancheros with Pulled Pork from foodiewithfamily.com

I’m hard pressed to think of a single food I love more than eggs. Fried eggs on a variety of bases (rice, bread, noodles, burgers, etc…) have saved my proverbial bacon on more than one occasion. Luckily, my kids and hubby like them every bit as much as I do.  When I am at a…

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Caramel Apple Oatmeal Cookies

Caramel Apple Oatmeal Cookies from foodiewithfamily.com

Why is it that sometimes the ugliest food tastes the best? It’s almost like the universe is testing you. Will you look past the hideous façade to dig deep into the deliciousness that is hidden under the less-than-lovely surface? It’s the Ugly Duckling writ in food. Such is the case with these cookies. Craggy, brown,…

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Fruity, Fiery, Smooth Habanero Salsa

Fruity, Fiery, Smooth Habanero Salsa like the Blue Iguana Cantina from foodiewithfamily.com

When I eat spicy food, I want to feel a sweat break out on my forehead. I want it to be an experience. But I also want it to taste good. I’m not one of those chile-heads who wants pain with no payoff. It has to be delicious to be worth it! Last week I…

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Lebanese Beef and Beans

Lebanese Beef and Beans. Slow cooked,fragrant stew with luscious spices from foodiewithfamily.com!

A year or so ago, my friend Liz told me about her favourite comfort dish from her youth: Lebanese Beef and Beans. A slowly cooked stew of beef, tomatoes, onions, and green beans fragrant with garlic and spices. Cinnamon, to be specific. Whoa. In the intervening year, this has become the go-to comfort food on…

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