Modern Guacamole Recipe and Cocktail Pairings


Guacamole is one of my absolute most favorite foods. “Guacamole is not a food” you say? Pffft…sure it is. Whatever you’re dipping in the guacamole is just a vehicle to get the guac in your mouth. We’re all familiar with the traditional guacamole recipe – avocados, tomatoes, onions, jalapenos, and a little lime. Modern guacamole […]

Tossed Asian Salad with Wasabi Vinaigrette Recipe

Tossed Asian Salad with wasabi Vinaigrette Recipe

This salad & vinaigrette recipe was shared by Holly Clegg. I think everyone know that I love salads.  I mean everyone.  I stop random people on the street and tell them "I LOVE SALAD."  Yeah, they may think I'm strange, but it's ok!  When I find a new and unusual recipe to try, I just […]

Iced Coffee Recipe at Home with Dunkin Donuts

Dunkin Donuts Iced Coffee Recipe

I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Dunkin' Donuts. I received a Dunkin' Donuts Party Kit to facilitate my review and a promotional item as a thank you for participating. I have a group of friends that all like to get together and do stuff. We take turns hosting, or […]

Mediterranean Recipe for Dejage

Mediterranean Dejage recipe

I’m all about quick, easy, and tasty when it comes to meals.  I suppose I should throw healthy in there, but let’s be honest – it’s generally more about the first three.  Minute Rice helps with all of these components.  I’m a busy person, and I don’t have the time, or desire, to slave over […]

How To Make Coffee in a French Press

How to make coffee with a french press

I love coffee.   But I’m really picky.  I can’t just open a can of any old grocery store coffee and make a pot.  Oh no.  It needs to be something really delightful and exotic.  And, really, it should go without saying that fresh roasted coffee is just about mandatory.   While I often prefer an elaborate […]

Vegetarian Chili Recipe

Vegetarian Chili Recipe

I love chili.  I like it in the winter when it's cold and dreary outside.  It's a kind of stick to your ribs meal that leaves you full and satisfied.  Of course, I also like it in summer because I'm weird.  I make this Vegetarian Chili at least once a month.  I load it up […]

Curry Cauliflower Recipe #MWLDinnerParty

Curry Cauliflower Recipe

Recently, How Was Your Day? was invited to participate in an event celebrating the release of Made with Love: The Meals on Wheels Family Cookbook.  Made with Love is a collection of recipes from celebrities including Martha Stewart, Mario Batali, and First Lady Barbara Bush, as well as people associated with Meals on Wheels.   We […]

Beef Pot Roast with Winter Root Vegetables Recipe

Beef Pot Roast with Winter Root Vegetables

Are you looking for a hearty, delicious meal to serve the family?  How about something that's a little bit different but not too far from normal?  This twist on a classic beef pot roast recipe is so easy that your older kids {middle school or above} could start it to cook when they get home […]