Ann's Blog

Pumpkin pie is my favorite pie anytime of the year. But did you know that the pumpkin pie we eat today is nothing like the pumpkin pie that the Pilgrims ate? The original version looks amazing AND easy to make! I'm going to get back to America's roots and try it this...
When people ask me what I want for Christmas, I never know. I don't actually need anything. Though, like most people, I do want to open something on Christmas morning! When Oprah's TV show was airing, I always tried to watch the one show each year that she shared her Favorite...
We may fantasize about going around the world, buying a dream home, or winning the lottery, but, will we eventually do those things? The good news for those of us who aren't likely to fulfill those fantasies anytime soon is ...we don't actually need any of the fancy stuff to...
Forget opening a can - It's so easy to make soup!I love homemade soup and how the aroma fills the house with the scent of home as it cooks. Here's Martha Stewart's recipe for the easiest soup you'll make all season. It's basically the soup recipe my mom handed down to me.
What? I'm not a Gemini? The dates for the Western zodiac calendar have shifted. Now, my sign is Taurus. NASA broke the news early this year in a blog post that explained that when ancient Babylonians created the zodiac over 3,000 years ago, they wanted dates on the calendar to...
Ever since I read this article, I have been doing some of these exercises in the studio. They're easy to do at home or at work ... No gym or equipment required! Try adding some of these into your day - I do them whenever I think about them & whenever I look down and don't...
Calling all cheese lovers! Weeknight dinners just got A LOT easier! Velveeta Mini Blocks are 4 ounces of individually wrapped Liquid Gold and so easy to use. Here's what's on my menu this week: Velveeta One-Pan Chicken & Spinach Pasta Here's what you'll need: 1/2 lb...
Love zucchini? Want a healthy breakfast that has all the good stuff - protein, good fat and carbs? Then Zoats are for you! I haven't tried them yet ... but ... I'm considering making this for breakfast this weekend. Click here for a simple Zoats recipe !
No, really. Eggs and their egg shells have tons of different uses besides for breakfast and baking. Here 's how to use eggs for gardening, great skin & more!