Salads · Side Dishes

Chia Pomegranate Salad Dressing

I'm finally back into the blog grind!  After the holidays, I needed a break from everything.  Although I didn't stop making delicious food, I just didn't have the energy to post.  Fortunately, I have some more free time and the will to eat healthy foods for the new year. I always thought of myself as… Continue reading Chia Pomegranate Salad Dressing

Desserts · Gluten-free · Holidays · Snacks

Chunky Monkey Cookies

This cookie recipe is one from my BHG archives. My mom and I always used their "New Cookbook" (published in the early 90's I believe) for our Christmas cookie recipes back in the day. This cookbook has any type of cookie you could possibly desire with easy and simple to follow recipes. Making their baking… Continue reading Chunky Monkey Cookies

Entrees · Gluten-free · Side Dishes

Peanut Noodles for One

     This weekend and upcoming week will surely be hectic for everyone preparing for the holidays.  I've been doing some last minute chores today and suddenly realized I had skipped lunch.  💀 Since I knew I couldn't starve in the name of gift wrapping, I whipped up a single serving of peanut noodles and… Continue reading Peanut Noodles for One

Breakfast/Brunch · Desserts · Gluten-free

Pretty in Pink Pancakes

This is a very short post that features a simple yet indulgent recipe for one. I woke up today craving sweets, which isn't normal for me. What more could I do but make cake inspired breakfast treats? 😻🍰 These pancakes are about silver dollar sized, slightly pink thanks to beet juice, and somewhat healthy! The… Continue reading Pretty in Pink Pancakes

Desserts · Gluten-free · Snacks

MoFo 12: Mint Chocolate Pixie Cookies

     Holiday baking is something that I normally go overboard on...but I feel so behind today!  I know it's only the Monday after Thanksgiving, but I feel like Christmas is already here.  Lights and decorations are going up all around me and all I have to show are two dish towels with reindeer on… Continue reading MoFo 12: Mint Chocolate Pixie Cookies

Desserts · Gluten-free · Holidays · Snacks

MoFo 11: Thanksgiving 2016

     I'll spare you the anecdotes and get right to the Thanksgiving food porn.  I've listed everything I made for my first Thanksgiving dinner here.  I will be seeing my immediate family this weekend where a second feast will take place.  I'm blessed to have amazing family and friends who allow my boyfriend and… Continue reading MoFo 11: Thanksgiving 2016