Secret Green Cupcakes

By josie milano

I'm always on the hunt to sneak healthy ingredients into my recipes, after all I do have a 5 yr. old, a picky 2 yr. old and a pickier husband. Last St. Patricks Day I found an extremely easy recipe from Roni's Weigh using a boxed cake mix and Spinach. Yup, you heard me SPINACH. The results were so g... Read More

Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars

By josie milano

Thanksgiving is less than a week away and being the procrastinator that I am, I'm still hunting down new recipes to try out this year. I love all things pumpkin, but I like to add a twist every year to my Thanksgiving table and instead of making the traditional pie I'll be making Pumpkin Cheesecak... Read More

Buy locally online for the holidays

By Kara Eberle

By TARA HAWKINS for Smart Armed with stacks of sales fliers, women are making their way to the malls and the big box stores. So begins the hustle and hassle of holiday gift giving. Is there really any other option? Several local women are leading the way in a new kind of shoppin... Read More

Check out the holiday issue of Smart magazine!

By Kara Eberle

The holiday issue of Smart magazine doesn't hit mailboxes until the week of Nov. 15. But you can ... Read More

Imagination Beats Wii

By Samantha Dellinger

By SAMANTHA DELLINGER, Smart Mama I’m happy to say the Wii has nothing on my son’s imagination. Our Christmas morning was filled with the usual ripping of paper, followed by piles of empty boxes that covered the floor. When all was said and done, my husband had to hook up a Nintendo Wii... Read More