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Drink Wine and Get Organized – The Five Building Blocks of Soup and Awesome Organizing Tips for Soup and MORE!
It's the soup time of the year - Anyone can make delicious soup! Neatsmart's Carrie and I had a blast talking wine, soup and organization yesterday. If you missed the Facebook LIVE, here's the link: https://www.facebook.com/nancy.waldeck/videos/10215437123623997/...read more
It's the soup and salad time of the year – and what better way to celebrate National Hot and Spicy Food day than with a warming African inspired soup and a bright and tangy slaw? YOU can check out the segment on Atlanta and Company right...read more
Drink Wine and Get Organized – Three Things To Lighten Your Drawers and Three Kitchen Ideas We Can’t Throw OUT!
Its the time of year that we love to think about ways to lighten our closets! And since I'm a healthy chef, and I always cook lighter - I'm turning that idea on its head and giving you NEW recipes that you can use to replace foods or recipes you may want to throw out....read more
Everyone’s talking about the big game tonight! No matter whether you are an Alabama fan or a Georgia Fan these are snacks that you can serve up to a couple of friends or a crowd. Click HERE to see the show! http://bit.ly/2D9s4KB BOTH are Fast, Easy YUMMY and a little...read more
Cheers! Three Things to Remember About Serving Sparkling Wines, and Three Fun Sparkling Wines for New Years!
You can enjoy sparkling wine of New Years without breaking the bank. Here are three yummy and accessible bottles to share with friends!read more
We had SO much fun today, organizing and drinking wine for the New Year! We shared yummy recipes, delicious wine and fun organizing tips on Facebook LIVE!read more
Honey is a super versatile ingredient that can be used for everything from sweet to savory! Did you know? Honey sweeter than sugar so we can use a little less. Mead is wine made with honey! Although still a sugary treat, honey is less processed that sugar, making it a...read more
White Bean Hummus – WITH BEETS AND PARSLEY 2 Garlic Cloves 2 Cans Cannellini (white kidney beans) drained and well rinsed ¼ cup Extra Virgin Olive Oil Sea Salt and Freshly Cracked Black Pepper to taste 1 Tsp Cumin 1 Tsp Turmeric 1 TB Lemon Juice ¼ Tsp Cayenne Pepper...read more
It's the HOLIDAYS! The family is descending on you…what are you going to serve the hungry hoards for breakfast? Don’t resort to doughnuts and grocery store pastry – instead have them enjoy a breakfast buffet full of delicious goodies. You don’t even have to tell them...read more
November is National Stuffing Month, but stuff much more than a turkey. Cara and I will create fun appetizers that are quick, easy and delicious and that can be stuffed in all kinds of delicious veggies and rolls! Easy Crab Stuffed Mushrooms and MORE This easy recipe...read more
Arugula Pesto 1 Garlic Clove 2 TB Tahini* 1 TB Lemon Juice 2 – 3 Cups Arugula, packed ¼ Cup Chopped Parsley ½ Cup Chopped Toasted Walnuts 1 Cup Extra Virgin Olive Oil Sea Salt and Freshly Cracked Black Pepper Place the garlic, tahini and lemon juice in the food...read more
Watch the recipes on Facebook LIVE, here: https://www.facebook.com/nancy.waldeck/videos/10214788671533100/ Three easy ideas for conquering the kitchen during Thanksgiving - and its not too early to start organizing for Thanksgiving! And don't forget the wine......read more
I celebrated National Food Day on October 24th with fun host Christine Pullara on NBC 11 Alive's Atlanta & CO. Here's the link to the video if you missed it live! Pumpkins and Apples! Here are TWO things you can do to change your eating the very next time you go to...read more
It’s Apple Season in Georgia – I’m showing fun host Christine Pullara Newton how to incorporate apples in more than just pie! Smoked TROUT on Granny Smith Apples ¼ Cup Olive Oil, Canola Oil or Avocado Oil Mayonnaise ¼ Cup Plain Nonfat Greek Yogurt 2 TB Chopped Dill 1...read more
Everyone makes Pumpkin Pie; here are some new and fun ways to use pumpkin that I showed fun host Christine Pullara on NBC 11 ALIVE's Atlanta & CO this morning! Click below to watch the video!...read more
Join me on Facebook Live with Uber organizer Carrie Peeples TODAY at 2 PM EST! Our Palate Cleanser: Levert Freres Cremant de Bourgogne Brut about $18 from Total Wine Cremant is the name given to wines made in the Champagne method in France, but not from the Champagne...read more
Cooking up Three Spectacular Sides! We are celebrating an iconic food of the United States today – The cheeseburger! Everyone loves a cheeseburger! Its time to celebrate with a big juicy burger and three spectacular sides. Gotta have an order of fries - Here’s how to...read more
Its that football, soccer and back-to-school gatherings. Neatsmart’s Carrie Peebles and I are sharing some great tips and yummy treats to kick off the season! Organizing Tip: Plan ahead! Plan out your menu so you know what serving pieces you’ll need. Write the menu...read more
Trends in Organizing, Food and Wine are coming faster than we can keep up. Here are some GOOD ideas you can embrace without having to go crazy in one direction or other!read more
Labor Day Weekend is right around the corner – Football season is kicking off - and while the weather is warm we’re celebrating the weekend with a couple of easy, healthy make ahead apps that everyone will enjoy. Who doesn’t love shrimp and dip? Here’s a super easy...read more