Category Archives: Recipes

Cayenne Pepper Kale Chips

Cayenne Pepper Kale Chips

Kale chips is a fun snack that has become really popular in recent years. This recipe adds a little spice (or alot depending on your taste) and is a fun twist on the original.  Continue reading

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Spaghetti Sauce Recipe

Did you know today is National Spaghetti Day? In honor of this staple American meal, I decided to share my very own spaghetti sauce recipe. It just takes about half an hour to prep and the rest is up to your stove as it simmers for about two hours.  Continue reading

Carrot Cantaloupe Smoothie

Carrot Cantaloupe Surprise [smoothie recipe]

I’ve been such a bad girl lately with sweets. I have so many weak moments and switching my birth control hasn’t helped (sidenote: if that’s TMI then just scroll down to the recipe my love). So I’ve been trying to redirect my cravings and using more natural sugars before I even consider cutting sugar all the way.  Continue reading

Cauliflower Crab Cakes

Cauliflower Crab Cakes

A couple weeks ago, I shared a printable for produce by the month. I’ve been working to create recipes, which include what is in season and among the vegetables in January is cauliflower. I loved mashed and cheesy cauliflower, but I wanted to try something different.  Continue reading

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Christmas Tree Cake

Happy Holidays foodies! I’m back this week with a cute idea, which I can’t imagine is original but I swear I haven’t actually searched Pinterest for it. Actually, I feel maybe Pinterest will put these to shame a bit in the pretty department, but I love they way they turned out nonetheless. Continue reading

How to make meringue

How to make Meringue

When I was growing up, every once in a while I would get a treat, which we called ‘merengue’. But if you search this term in Google you will likely just get results for catchy Spanish music – most popular in the Dominican Republic.

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Vegetable Penne (One Pot Meal)

I love couponing and a lot of times my weekly menu for our dinners is directly related to items I was able to find on sale. Barilla pasta is already my favorite brand and so when I saw that I could get a box of their new ‘Pronto’ penne for basically nothing, I jumped at the deal.  Continue reading