what is really healthy eating - All that's Jas

What is Really Healthy Eating?

As I’m still trying to get rid of the pounds I packed on during the holidays, I’ve been toying with adding a “healthy eating” tab on the blog, but then it hit me…what exactly IS healthy eating? Major corporations…

5 favorite easy summer desserts - All that's Jas

5 Favorite Easy Summer Desserts

Are you dreaming of summer? I’m over these cold temps! Winter was mild, but it seems to be catching up before it’s officially over. My favorite summer desserts usually do the trick when I get the winter blues. I…

St. Patrick's Day Martini - All that's Jas

St. Patrick’s Day Martini – Melontini #StPatricksDay

St. Patrick’s Day Melon Flavored Martini – Melontini St. Patrick’s Day is a nightmare for non-beer drinkers. I mean, maybe it’s not a nightmare, more of an inconvenience. You go out on St. Paddy’s Day and try ordering anything…

Farmhouse Kitchen Accessories - All that's Jas

15 Kitchen Accessories That Perfectly Embody Farmhouse Style

If you’re decorating with accents that add a cozy touch to your home, I’m guessing you’ll love these farmhouse kitchen accessories and decor. Can we just agree how fabulous it is? The following 15 fantastic finds will add…

quick and easy Asian zucchini salad - All that's Jas

Quick and Easy Asian Zucchini Salad

Zucchini is my husband’s new favorite vegetable to binge on. He had a green beans phase, then asparagus, and now it’s zucchini. I’m running out of ideas on how to make them. If they’re not roasted they’re stuffed with…

Cheesy Couscous with roasted Brussel Sprouts - All that's Jas

Cheesy Couscous with Roasted Brussel Sprouts

This cheesy couscous with roasted Brussel sprouts dish is anything but bland. I admit: I often sweat the small stuff. My poor husband is usually at the receiving end. Like when I bake enough chicken for two meals and…

STAY-ON-TRACK Healthy Eating Recipe Roundup - All that's Jas

Stay on Track: Healthy Eating Recipe Round-Up

How many of us installed new eating habits this New Year but fell off the wagon hard last night with some warm brownies and ice cream? The truth? It didn’t happen last night. It happened the first week in.…

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PHOTO FRIDAY 38 – Never Before Seen Photos

Friends, I have a confession to make. I’ve been unfaithful lately…….I’m cheating on Facebook with Instagram. My expensive camera gear is collecting dust while I use my cell phone to take photos. What a shame! Thanks a lot, Instagram!…

pan-seared pork chops with dijon mustard sauce - All that's Jas

Pan-Seared Pork Chops with Dijon Mustard Sauce

I got a big surprise when I opened the package of what the label claimed was chicken. My heart was set on Italian chicken with artichoke sauce for dinner. I had peeled potatoes to make the best mashed potatoes…

must have scalloped potatoes recipe - All that's Jas

The only scalloped potatoes recipe you’ll ever need!

Using a mandoline slicer has proven to be painful if you get a bit distracted. My daughter will vouch that I’m like a magpie – easily distracted by shiny objects. Only this time my distraction was dull (unlike my…

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A Ceremony for our Ovaries

When my 31-yo daughter told me “Janet Jackson is pregnant and she is your age, can you imagine being pregnant again?” I said HELL NO! But… First, I confirmed the HELL NO one more time, followed with a shudder…

easy cauliflower fritatta - All that's Jas

Easy Cauliflower Frittata

Is plural for frittata still frittata or frittatas? I’m afraid my site would be searched for a different reason, ha! To get me to eat vegetables my mom would often hide them in the most unexpected ways. It wasn’t…

slow cooker beer braised pot roast recipe- All that's Jas

Slow cooker beer-braised pot roast recipe

This slow cooker beer-braised pot roast recipe makes this dish the king of comfort food. Slow cooker beer-braised pot roast recipe Last night was bitter cold and husband got called to investigate a fire, which took him a good…

how to make the best mashed potatoes from scratch - All that's Jas

How to make the best mashed potatoes from scratch

One secret ingredient makes this the best mashed potatoes. How to make the best mashed potatoes from scratch For my first work-related potluck here in the States, I worked my fingers to the bone making a complex dish from…