For some people pregnancy is a rough nine month ride that they can’t wait to get off. But for others—let’s call them they lucky ones—pregnancy is a wonderful experience that they really love. Chrissy Teigen is one of those lucky ones. The model and cookbook author spoke with PEOPLE about how much … [Read more...]
Enter To Win The Ultimate Sweet Tooth Cookbook
We want to help make your Valentine's Day as sweet as can be! And what better way to add some sugar to the day of love than baking a time-tested dessert recipe? Sweet, simple and made with love: Is there anything better? The Canadian Living Test Kitchen has rounded up 100 of their easiest … [Read more...]
Holiday Gifts You Should Get Moving On NOW
Now that it's November, I've got to seriously buckle down and start getting to my holiday list. There are some amazingly creative gifts that require some advance ordering to meet your deadlines before the holiday crush. Plus, hey, I like to spread out my holiday spending budget and not get one … [Read more...]
Enter To Win 1 of 5 Copies of Canadian Living: 150 Essential Salads
THIS CONTEST IS NOW CLOSED. THANK YOU FOR ENTERING! "A good salad is a symphony of flavours and textures." We are giving away five copies of Canadian Living: 150 Essential Salads to five lucky UrbanMoms readers! Summer is the perfect time to explore and expand your salad … [Read more...]
Swap & Drop Diet Cookbook Review!
When the warm weather finally hit last weekend, I was more than ready to swap my jeans for jean shorts, swap my hot tea for iced, and swap my crock pot for my ice cream maker. In fact I was pretty much ready to swap out everything that reminded me of winter. Thus, when Best Health magazine sent … [Read more...]
Gwyneth Paltrow’s New Cookbook Not to Everyone’s Taste
Stop the presses. Gwyneth Paltrow (40) has written a new book. The actress-fashionista-rock star wife-mother-GOOP owner's, latest cook book is called "It's All Good: Easy Recipes That Will Make You LOOK GOOD and FEEL GREAT" and it's already number one on the Amazon best-selling books list. Let … [Read more...]
An interview with one HOT Chef who’s Born to Grill!
What does a celebrity chef want for Father's Day? I just had to ask Rob Rainford at a recent Indigo event in Toronto where he had just finished grilling a few delights from the book - maaaan, he makes it all look so simple! AND he does it all with such ease and charm!!You may recognize Rob from his … [Read more...]
Everyone Can Cook Midweek Meals, recipes for cooks on the run
ERIC AKIS should be an honorary member of urbanmoms. According to his media release, he is a food writer for the Times Colonist in Victoria, B.C., a freelance food consultant, a former chef and the bestselling author of Everyone Can Cook, Everyone Can Cook Seafood and Everyone Can Cook … [Read more...]
And The Winners Are….
Thanks everyone for your submissions! The Gaffer helped me out with a random draw for our 2 copies of The Ten Year Nap by Meg Wolitzer and the lucky winners are: Janet McDougall and Chelsey I asked Marty to choose the winners for Marty's World Famous Cookbook; remember, this one required you … [Read more...]