Matcha Chia Smoothie

October 23, 2014
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Hi everyone & Happy Friday! Hope you all had busy & productive weeks. I’ve been cruising around the Caribbean & enjoying all the sights & flavors. I made sure to play with lots of new recipes before I left so you could have new things to taste! This flavor packed, superfood filled Matcha Chia Smoothie is perfect […]

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Mini Cinnamon Candy Apples

October 21, 2014
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Currently i’m cruising in the Caribbean. I break from ship festivities to bring you Mini Cinnamon Candy Apples ~ which are super festive anyways! T’is the season for all kinds of holiday cheer. Candy apples are no doubt a fun treat to serve in the chilly months ahead.

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Soft Pumpkin Cookies

October 19, 2014
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Cookies are great, cookies you can enjoy for breakfast, snacks & dessert….even better! These Soft Pumpkin Cookies are filled with high quality ingredients that makes them way more guilt free than most of the other recipes you will come across. Let’s get baking…

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Jekyll & Hyde Cocktails

October 17, 2014
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Happy Friday!! I cannot begin to tell you how giddy I am for Halloween ~ I LOVE tricks, treats & everything about this spooky holiday. Last year Halloween was seriously the coldest night of the year. While the kids were trick or treating the adults were frozen ~ this year we are have a cocktail party […]

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How to: Sparkly Sugared Cranberries

October 14, 2014
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These little Sparkly Sugared Cranberries are the edible gems of the holiday season! I’ve been meaning to share them here for some time now ~ an now the time is just right. Here’s how to make beautiful sugared cranberries which are the perfect adornment to so many festive treats…

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Grilled Cheese Party Bar!

October 13, 2014
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This summer we threw my friend a birthday party with the best theme ever ~ Grilled cheese! That’s right friends. I suggest you do this at your next party pronto! We had every topping we could think of & invited our guests to build their own sandwiches that we then cooked up in lots of butter. Party perfection!

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Guacamole & Shrimp Ceviche Toasts

October 9, 2014
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I’m so excited about 2 things today. #1 this recipe. These Guacamole & Shrimp Ceviche Toasts are the most delicious appetizer for practically any celebration you may have coming up! #2 My Carnival cruise is booked! I leave in a few weeks on a 7 day Western Caribbean cruise. I came up with this islandy recipe to get pumped & to […]

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Spooky Halloween S’mores

October 8, 2014
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Hi there & happy Wednesday! Most of you know I’ve been working with King’s Hawaiian for some time now & I love to share my recipes using their delicious dinner rolls. Since we are in the spooky month of October, I felt the urge to mess around. These Spooky Halloween S’mores came to me in a vision the other […]

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Fusilli Mushroom Mac ‘n Cheese

October 6, 2014
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This time of year we crave comfort foods. Ingredients become a bit heavier to satisfy appetites fueled by cooler weather. This Fusilli Mushroom Mac ‘n Cheese is warming from the inside & out. This recipe is destined to become a family favorite ~ it sure is over here!

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BOOrific! DIY Halloween Recipes & Crafts

October 5, 2014
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Happy Sunday friends! I’ve been bouncing all around Pinterest & there are so many AMAZING ideas out there for Halloween I had to share some of my favorites….The freebie spooky printables above can be found here. Enjoy all this eye candy & it’s time to get busy creating!

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Pumpkin Spice Martini

October 3, 2014
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It’s Friday. It’s autumn. It’s gonna be the weekend soon. And pumpkin & happy hour are all i’m thinking about. Looking for a new gal cocktail? Something you can enjoy today & all season long? Perf. Pumpkin Spice Martinis are yours now & forever.

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$100.00 Fall Gift Card Giveaway!

October 2, 2014
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As we gear up for a beautiful fall weekend I wanted to give you something special. My fall reader appreciation gift card giveaway will designate one lucky reader to have a shopping spree on Maybe you need some new cookbooks, kitchen gadgets, kids clothes, makeup, Halloween Tricks ‘n Treats….the skies the limit! Happy shopping, but […]

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Chia-Berry Shake | The Chia Cookbook | Review & Giveaway!

September 30, 2014
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Up until now I kind of ignored chia (confession.) Sure, I knew it was super healthy & could be added to lots of recipes. But, alas I ignored it. Well, not any more folks! Now I’m chia obsessed & all thanks to The Chia Cookbook by Janie Hoffman, founder of Mamma Chia. The recipes in this […]

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Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Pancakes

September 28, 2014
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Hi everyone! Hope your weekend was amazing ~ we had a great one here. The weather was 1/2 summer & 1/2 super chilly, rainy fall….which brought some snow our way! I was super inspired to create the perfect pancakes to celebrate this fall weather. These Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Pancakes are irresistible…

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Peanut Butter & Banana Smoothie

September 25, 2014
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Howdy pals! It’s almost the weekend ~ hooray! Do you have anything fun planned? It’s likely that i’ll be on my mountain bike all weekend. The leaves are changing here & it is really autumn out there! This smoothie fuels us up for big bike rides, hikes & it tastes amazing! Bring on the Peanut Butter & Banana Smoothies […]

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