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Daily Bread: 2015 “Who’s Your Granny?” Contest is HERE!

By: | 0 Comments | On: December 8, 2015 | Category: "Who's Your Granny?"--Holiday Contest, DAILY BREAD BLOG, Our Daily Bread, Uncategorized

Carol's Grandma Edna

2015 “Who’s YOUR Granny?” Contest is Here! Write your favorite holiday recipe passed down from a granny, grandpa, aunt, uncle, mom, dad or someone special. A little story and/or photo is appreciated, but not compulsory! Send it to renata@renataskitchen.com by December 25th, 2015.  Top 3 entries win a $25 iTunes... more

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Where are your wrinkles? Filled in with veggies!

By: | 4 Comments | On: December 3, 2015 | Category: Bite Sized Blog, DAILY BREAD BLOG, health, Our Daily Bread, Uncategorized, Your Daily Bread, Your Daily Bread

Produce/Protein/Brain-Grain

DAILY BREAD ♥recipe ♥story ♥quote   ♥recipe link to: Box of Smart Snacks 2 Produce/1Protein/1Brain-Grain ♥story “Where are your wrinkles?” a young gal asked me last night when I told her that, no, I wasn’t in my 20s. “I eat a lot of vegetables,” I said. She grabbed a Renata’s Kitchen business... more

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“Sonday Series”–One Day a Week Teaching Boys to Cook like Men

By: | 0 Comments | On: December 1, 2015 | Category: DAILY BREAD BLOG, Our Daily Bread, Uncategorized, Your Daily Bread, Your Daily Bread

Real Men can COOK!

DAILY BREAD ♥recipe ♥story ♥quote Introducing: The “SONDAY Series”— Teaching Boys How to Cook Like Men No doubt about his future career success.  But can he cook?  ♥recipe  link to: Renata’s Oven Baked Pasta The first recipe for my “SONDAY SERIES” is for Renata’s Oven Baked Pasta.  I chose this recipe... more

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Thanksgiving MVP: (Whole Foods) Wholly Wholesome Organic Traditional Pie Shells

By: | 0 Comments | On: November 25, 2015 | Category: Bite Sized Blog, My Thanksgiving Table, Uncategorized, Your Daily Bread, Your Daily Bread

Pie Panelist, Sophie Gough, making her vegan chocolate pecan pie.

Wednesday Night is Pie-n-Stuffing Game Night Whole Foods Organic Wholly Wholesome Pie Crusts are MVP Pie Panelist, Sophie Gough, making her vegan chocolate pecan pie.   The Plan: Tuesday is food shopping day.  All produce will still be in good shape.  Wednesday is also fine for shopping day, but personally... more

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Oh that DARNED brining! “Just DON’T do it” (insert Renata logo instead of Nike swish)

By: | 2 Comments | On: November 24, 2015 | Category: My Thanksgiving Table, Uncategorized

Let's Talk Turkey

To BRINE or NOT to BRINE, I refuse to soak MINE! Renata and her nephew, Kyle Hallberg, get REAL, and the food tastes great because of it!  To brine, or not to brine your bird.  I QUIT! Nobody noticed. Just DON’T do it. Now, super fancy schmancy chefs are gonna have... more

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The Thanksgiving Play Book is HERE!

By: | 0 Comments | On: November 23, 2015 | Category: My Thanksgiving Table, Uncategorized

Hoist That Trophy if you have March Munchness!

Renata’s Kitchen- Your Cooking Coach thanks YOU with your very own Thanksgiving Play Book I would like to thank you from the bottom of my garlic-infused heart for letting me be your Cooking Coach at Thanksgiving…and all year round!  Hoist That Trophy in the Air! If you are Cooking Thanksgiving... more

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Sign up for your Cooking Coach Playbook NOW! Pep Talk to get your started…

By: | 0 Comments | On: November 21, 2015 | Category: DAILY BREAD BLOG, My Thanksgiving Table, Our Daily Bread, Seasonal, Uncategorized, Your Daily Bread

Remember when just dove right in?

Your Cooking Coach’s Pep Talk (below) Managing Thanksgiving Pre Party Anxiety (PPA) Touch. Smell. Hold.  Sign up for FREE Coach’s Playbook to download by following the link, and enter your email address. Renata will take care of the rest and get you her FREE Coach’s Playbook to download link emailed back to you... more

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Some Thanksgiving Dishes are Light-n-Lovely!

By: | 0 Comments | On: November 19, 2015 | Category: DAILY BREAD BLOG, My Thanksgiving Table, Our Daily Bread, Uncategorized, Vegetarian, Your Daily Bread, Your Daily Bread

Coat of many colors...He made them just for you!

DAILY BREAD ♥recipe ♥story ♥quote Organic Tricolor Roasted Carrots are beautiful! ♥recipe click link below to: Organic Tricolor Carrots Pretty as pie, and won’t make your pants tight! ♥story  Just because you are great cook, doesn’t mean you have to suffer through tight pants your whole life! I want to introduce... more

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Mashed Potatoes–Where to buy, how to cook

By: | 0 Comments | On: November 18, 2015 | Category: Bite Sized Blog, DAILY BREAD BLOG, Food and Holiday Gift Ideas, Meal Management, My Thanksgiving Table, Our Daily Bread, Uncategorized, Vegetarian, Your Daily Bread, Your Daily Bread

I saw potatoe spelled like this at Mariano's the other day and you know who it reminded me of, don'tcha?

DAILY BREAD ♥recipe ♥story ♥quote ***(AND THOSE FOOD LINKS YOU WANT BELOW!) ♥recipe link to: My Mashed Potatoes Absolutely perfect. And I don’t say that about many things in life.  ♥story (Yes, I said THIS much  about a potato) The type of potato you buy for your mashed potatoes is just as important... more

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Where to order your stuff, and other stuff about Thanksgiving

By: | 0 Comments | On: November 17, 2015 | Category: DAILY BREAD BLOG, My Thanksgiving Table, Our Daily Bread, Uncategorized, Your Daily Bread, Your Daily Bread

The turkey, the ravine, the 007 of our generation.

DAILY BREAD ♥RECIPE ♥STORY ♥QUOTE Baba (Enzo), the morning after…he retired from making Enzo’s Sausage for 50 years or so. ♥RECIPE (For success) Order your turkey online from HollyHock Hill Farms. Pickup is in Elmhurst or at the local Illinois farm located in Sterling, Illinois. This is where I am getting my... more

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