Grilled Flank Steak & Shiraz

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Looking for a super easy dinner dish that is perfect for summer time? Look no further! Not only can this dish be prepped ahead of time (hello mom hack!), but you won’t have to heat up the house turning on the oven. The flavors are also a match made in heaven when paired with Rose Ridge’s Shiraz Riverina! Read more “Grilled Flank Steak & Shiraz”

6 Steps To Cleaner Living

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Have you been looking for easy ways to create a cleaner lifestyle for your family? As a mom it can be so overwhelming trying to balance the various demands of motherhood while also trying to find ways to improve your lifestyle, whether it be with healthy eating, ridding chemicals from your home or any of the millions of other ways on the market that tout healthy living perks. We have taken 6 easy steps on our a journey to clean living, and I’m laying ’em all out for you today! Read more “6 Steps To Cleaner Living”

Cajun Fish Tacos & Sauvignon Blanc

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Have you been looking for a fun way to mix things up on Taco Tuesday? Or any day for that matter – I mean who doesn’t want more tacos in their life?! This is a delicious and spicy twist on fish tacos paired with a refreshingly light sauvignon blanc that will rock your dinner table any day of the week! Read more “Cajun Fish Tacos & Sauvignon Blanc”

Busy Mom Shopping Hack: Online Grocery Showdown

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Close your eyes mama, and picture a world where you can get your groceries without ever stepping in the grocery store. No snack aisle meltdowns, no getting the kids in and out of their car seats, no checkout line stress, none of it! Wait no longer, that world is here! We bring you busy mom shopping, the online grocery service showdown! Read more “Busy Mom Shopping Hack: Online Grocery Showdown”

Chili Rubbed Pork Tenderloin & Carignan

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I’m super excited to share this pairing because it brings the perfect balance of complex flavors and rustic simplicity! The rub on this pork tenderloin recipe packs a punch while the entire meal is prepared and cooked on a single sheet pan (hello easy dishes night!). The earthy flavors in Carignan make it a perfect match!

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide For Moms Who Love Wine

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That time of year is upon us again, where we somehow must find a gift for our mother that encompasses what an amazing unicorn-like goddess she is while also staying on budget. I mean my mom deserves an island! She is my best friend and an amazing mother, but you see the way my bank account is set up… Let’s just say an island is not in budget! So for that reason, I have compiled the Pairings and Parenting Mother’s Day Gift Guide (for moms who love wine)! Read more “Mother’s Day Gift Guide For Moms Who Love Wine”

Lemon Rosemary Chicken Romano & Caracoler Vermentino

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This pairing brings a crisp flavor profile with touches of comfort food. These pan fried rosemary chicken cutlets are a hit for family dinners and hosting occasions alike, and when enjoyed with the Caracoler 2016 Vermentino both the dish and the wine are elevated for a delightful experience!

Amy’s Wine Pick : Caracoler 2016 Vermentino

Laura’s Food Pick : Lemon Rosemary Chicken Romano

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Top 5 Busy Mom Kitchen Hacks From Laura!

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You’ve already met me and learned a little about our journey to clean-ish eating (if you missed it, you can read about it here), but we also have a very special regular guest here at Pairings & Parenting I’d love you to get to know, and she brought along her Top 5 Busy Mom Kitchen Hacks! Read more “Top 5 Busy Mom Kitchen Hacks From Laura!”

Spring Break Essentials for Kids (and Moms!)

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The sun is shining, birds are chirping, flower buds are starting to sprout as the winter chill wears off. That magical time of year is here again! And with the change of seasons comes Spring Break! The kids are excited for their break from school and moms everywhere are wondering what the heck they are going to do with these kids that have been cooped up all winter. Undoubtedly, the kids are already “bored” at home despite the fact Spring Break started .5 seconds ago! This is why we have compiled the Pairings and Parenting List of Spring Break Essentials for Kids (and moms!). Read more “Spring Break Essentials for Kids (and Moms!)”