Great Everyday Meals Magazine: Hello Spring! April-June 2016 Issue

Travel, Lifestyle, DIY & Tips
My favorite time of year has arrived ...spring! A feeling of renewal and lightness sets in as the heaviness of winter melts away and we can finally start shedding layers of clothing. Not to mention, all of the wonderful celebrations the come with the season. And with those celebrations, there’s...

Metropolitan Farms Brings Urban Aquaponics to Chicago

Lifestyle
After its completion in 2015, Metropolitan Farms is thrilled to announce its next phase of bringing innovation to urban farming and aquaponics in the U.S. The urban farm takes a leadership role in the aquaponics industry with a proof of concept greenhouse-based farm in Chicago’s West Humboldt Park neighborhood. With...

Ohio State University Team Wins $5,000 Grand Prize & Campus Visit from Tom Colicchio

Lifestyle
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, April 18, 2016 Press Contacts: Navina Khanna HEAL Food Alliance navina@movementstrategy.org  (510) 393-4905 Maggie McKeon  maggie@kpa.nyc  (315) 730-5101   (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Plate of the Union Announces Campus Challenge Winners Ohio State University Team Wins $5,000 Grand Prize & Campus Visit from Tom Colicchio...

Do you know how much food America throws away because it doesn't meet our "beauty standards" in grocery stores?

Lifestyle
Ugly fruit and vegetables has been a topic circulating around in the media. With hunger at the forefront and the food industry claiming that the industrialization of food and scientifically modifying food is what will help us have an abundant food supply, it is shocking to find out that in...

{Interview} A phone call with "The Art of Beef Cutting" author, Kari Underly (@kariunderly)

Lifestyle
I first met Kari Underly at Standard Market in Westmont, Illinois this Spring as we both guest-judged their chili cook-off contest.Kari Underly is a third-generation butcher, is one of the top regarded female butchers in the entire country and based in Chicago! Her book, “The Art of Beef Cutting: A Meat Professional’s Guide to Butchering and...

#RealMomsTalk Chat Giveaway, Beautiful Kess In House Wall Clocks

Lifestyle
KESS InHouse has teamed up with Momma Cuisine for #RealMomsTalk on Thursday, April 7, 2016 to giveaway 3 beautiful wall clocks during the chat, just in time for our chat talking about how mommas can take more time to take care of themselves! "Keep track of time with these unique wall...

Grill Buying Guide

Home & garden
Shhhh. You hear that? Maybe not just yet, but now that spring has arrived the beautiful sounds of meats and veggies sizzling on the grill are right around the corner. If you’re in the market for new grill, there’s no better time than now to make sure you’re prepped, educated...

New Home Renovation Show

Home & garden
NOW CASTINGNew Home Renovation ShowAre you looking to make improvements to your home?Do you need to update any rooms?Do you have an existing budget to work with?A major cable network and a pair of HOME IMPROVEMENT EXPERTS will help restore new life to your outdatedproperty while keeping its architectural integrity.If...

Learn DIY Tips and Tricks from Experienced Cooks, Farmers and Gardeners at The Good Food Festival

Lifestyle, DIY & Tips
Learn DIY Tips and Tricks from Experienced Cooks, Farmers and Gardeners at The Good Food FestivalFamilyFarmed invites you to a family-friendly day of inspiring speakers, DIY workshops on the Organic Valley Good Food Commons, chef demos from Rick Bayless and Paul Kahan, a special ham curing session with Rob Levitt...

Why Organic Food Is Mainstream

Lifestyle
Why organic food is a mainstream Modern families are extremely concerned about living a healthy lifestyle. Therefore, they tend to spend money on organic, dairy free and gluten free food. Plenty of health choices are available for such people and you don’t need to think twice before getting adapted to...

Feeling Adventurous in the Kitchen? Learn How to Cure Your Own Ham at #GFFchi

Travel
Curing your own ham might sound a bit intimidating, but Rob Leavitt of The Butcher & Larder will break it down for you step-by-step at the 12th Annual Good Food Festival & Conference. “It is a subject that a lot of people are curious about. Ham in all its iterations...

Relationships: Looking For Love Where It No Longer Exists

Parenting
There are so many sides to divorce. One thing I have learned this past weekend is that you cannot change the way your ex sees you or acts towards you. The best thing you can do is to continue to become a better person. It is very emotional, very hurtful...

DIY Laundry Detergent from @Kenmore #partner

DIY & Tips
Did you know that making your own powdered laundry detergent is as easy as mixing four ingredients together? It’s true! And it’s easy! Click here to find out from my partners at Kenmore. Photo used with permission from Kenmore. Kenmore is the exclusive appliance sponsor of Momma Cuisine.

Chicago Giveaway: Free Home Cleaning from @MyClean

Lifestyle, Home & garden
Chicago Giveaway: Free Home Cleaning from @MyCleanOne of the hardest things for me as a busy working mom is staying on top of the the cleaning duties at home. And with three growing kids, the house never seems to stay clean and tidy! These days hiring a cleaning service to...

Enter to win a set of cookbooks from Katie Workman on #RealMomsTalk, Thursday 3/3/2016 at 7pm CST

Parenting, Lifestyle
Join #RealMomsTalk on Thursday, March 3, 2016 with special guest, Katie Workman.About KatieKatie Workman is a cook, a writer, a mother of two, an activist in hunger issues, and an enthusiastic advocate for family meals, which is the inspiration behind her two beloved cookbooks, Dinner Solved! and The Mom 100...

5 Things Your Kids Will Love at @GoodFoodFestChi 0

Lifestyle
Every March, hundreds of Good Food experts, including farmers, top chefs, bakers and small business owners, come together to help grow the Good Food movement. They present many opportunities to learn about (and snack on!) healthy, local food. Check out these five great events on Saturday March 26 that kids...

Enter To Win a $25 Gift Card on #RealMomsTalk, Thursday 2/25/16 at 7pm CST

About #RealMomsTalk #RealMomsTalk aims to gather moms of diverse backgrounds to discuss topics important to them as modern women and parents. Chats will cover everything from career, marriage and relationships, parenting, education, finance, home and lifestyle, cooking, fashion and much more. The underlying purpose of these Twitter chats is to...

Eat, Learn and Play! Purple Asparagus Brings Family Fun to the Good Food Festival

Parenting, Lifestyle
The dedicated staff at Purple Asparagus work to educate children, families, and the community about eating that’s good for the body and the planet. They bring delicious, nutritious hands-on adventures to schools, community organizations, and farmers’ markets throughout Chicagoland. On March 26 this year, Purple Asparagus will delight children and...

Enter To Win A Pair of Tickets to @GoodFoodFestChi on March 26, 2016 on Instagram!

Momma Cuisine is a proud sponsor of Good Food Festivals Chicago for 3 years in a row and we are ramping up for the big day on Saturday, March 26, 2016 at the UIC Forum for a fun day of shopping from local artisans and farmers, workshops, celebrity chef demonstrations,...

Top 3 Reasons Your "Diet" Isn't Working from @Dancin_Grains

Lifestyle
You’ve heard it all before: diets are miserable, diets don’t work. You’ve heard the term “lifestyle change” thrown around constantly, but don’t quite know where to start. How do you go from a diet that is simply not working for you to a true lifestyle change that’s permanent? You need...