Tips & Tricks

Easy Homemade Taco Seasoning

No chemicals, no preservatives, nothing you can't pronounce.

4th of July Flag Cake

Worth sharing, again, for this Fourth of July - Fun, easy way to celebrate deliciously the 4th of July and get the children involved in helping. They will love making this 4th of July Flag Cake...

Save Time and Money by Freezing Fresh Herbs

It's easy to go overboard when cooking for the holidays. Here's a great tip if you find yourself with an abundance of fresh herbs - freeze them in chicken broth.

Food On Flames: Great Grilling Recipes for Dad

If you are looking for some grilling inspiration this Father's Day, make sure to check out this eBook from The Spice & Tea Exchange - Food on Flames featuring six recipes from the LivePretty.com team.

Homemade Spreadable Butter

I really hate paying to much for groceries. I also don't go for processed items, especially if it is something my family is going to eat everyday. So one day, as I was again about to purchase...

Paper Bag Microwave Popcorn

Nothing is more simple - a bag of clean, natural and crunchy popcorn in 90 seconds.

Conquer the Mango: Experts Show Us How to Cut a Mango.

I listened to others ahead of me stating the same issue I had: "I love them, but hate to cut them." Well, the Marketing Manager was prepared. I asked for her to show us...

Weekend Links: Pretty Awesome Smart & Yummy Eating Sites

Here are some of my favorite sources for smart eating to enjoy perusing this weekend -

Chocolate Buying Tips

There are so many chocolate choices out there these days - dark, extra dark, free trade, milk, organic, bittersweet, semi sweet ... on and on and on. So, since I am a chocolate fan and I've...

Pretty Awesome Weekends: Low Calorie Super Bowl Snacks

One night could take away all the hard weight-loss work you put in all week. So, in this edition of Pretty Awesome Weekends, I'm sharing some great recipes I've found to help you keep an eye...