Today is Judy’s Birthday

Today would have been Judy's (mom's) 71st birthday. Five years ago this month, she passed away from Metastatic Breast Cancer. How ironic that not only is October her birthday month and the month she died but, it's also Breast Cancer Awareness Month. While Judy is no longer physically here with us, she's been filling our kitchen's and hearts with her cherished recipes. Together, let's try to give back using one of her most celebrated recipes. Please help us go BANANAS for BOOBIES and BAKE it HAPPEN for Breast Cancer. Check out … [Read more...]

Bake it Happen for Breast Cancer

October is always a tough month for me.  Not only was it my mom's birthday month but, it was also the month she died from her 5 1/2 battle with Breast Cancer. How coincidental that National Breast Cancer Awareness Month is also October. This year, I'm beyond proud to announce the launch of a new Breast Cancer cause-marketing campaign my sister and I created called: BANANAS for BOOBIES: BAKE IT HAPPEN The premise is simple, tasty and fun. Just head over to Bananas for Boobies  and sign up to receive Judy's amazing secret recipe for … [Read more...]

October in Pink

 In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month and to continue celebrating the many fruitful bounties of the fall harvest (APPLES), I’m delighted to offer a guest post today by another heralded breast cancer ambassador, Jennie.  Through My Judy the Foodie, Jennie and I learned that we have a bond that will last forever. We both are daughters of mothers with breast cancer. Although, Jennie is luckier than me. Her mother is a survivor.  Today Jennie reveals to us her mother’s celebrated version of the Apple Crisp. In addition to breaking … [Read more...]