fluffiest buttermilk pancakes recipe

Fluffiest Buttermilk Pancakes

Yesterday was a long day. I couldn’t sleep very well so I woke up early and went for a run, thinking about Morgan the whole way. I would have never said anything directly to her, but when we were swimming together I was always secretly trying to beat her. She pushed me to be better …

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easy apple pie recipe

Easy Apple Pie Recipe

Apple Pie on Demand I have said how Greg doesn’t get into desserts quite like I do. It can be difficult to persuade him to go for many of the things I want to bake. So, for the past several weeks, whenever I asked him what I should bake next, all I’ve heard is, “Apple …

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black bean avocado burrito recipe

Black Bean Avocado Burrito Recipe

Hey readers!    We made it though Monday. It wasn’t so bad, was it? Mine FLEW by. I got to the office at 8am, took lunch around noon and before I knew it was 5 o’clock. Time to go!            When I got home I went for a run outside…that in …

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creamy fried corn

Creamy Fried Corn

BAM!    Take a look at that gorgeous meal! I hate to brag, but isn’t it just so pretty?         I found this recipe for “Fried Confetti Corn” in Southern Living’s Thanksgiving issue. At the time, I didn’t need another side dish, but there was no way I could forget about it. I love …

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spicy pasta primavera recipe

Pasta Primavera with Spicy Marinara

Question: What would life be without hot bowls of savory, saucy pasta? Answer: Sad, very sad.   Don’t worry. We won’t even discuss the next level of sadness which involves a life lacking of hot bowls of pasta and red wine.    I trust you have most of the ingredients for this pasta primavera already in your …

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nutella banana bread recipe

Nutella Banana Bread Recipe

Chocolate-y, hazelnut-y, creamy-y, yummy-y. Ok, you get the point. Nutella is delicious. The end.     Jusssttt kidding. There’s more. Like bananas! Now, mix the Nutella with the bananas and you have yourself the most scrumptious breakfast bread.   When I found this recipe, I first thought of Brooke. I think she was the first …

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cranberry pecan chicken salad sandwich recipe

Cranberry Pecan Chicken Salad Sandwich

I have been making a conscious effort to use my crock pot more frequently. Yesterday, I had the intention of making a delicious apple and cranberry chicken breast dinner. I knew it would be risky, but sounded like it had a lot of potential. I would have tried something safer, but really just wanted to …

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funfetti cake recipe

Funfetti Cake Bars Recipe

Last night, I picked up Moe’s for dinner. Instead of chicken like I always get, I opted for tofu. Why? I don’t know. I think I thought it would save me a few calories after snacking on pralines and birthday cake at the office all day (Mmmm, that was good)! Well, that mistake will not …

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snickerdoodle recipes

Chewy Snickerdoodle Bars Recipe

Soooo. Let me tell you about these snickerdoodle bars. Like the title says, they are thick and chewy. What the title doesn’t say is that they may be the best thing I’ve made in quite a while. Seriously addicting. I mean…seriously.      They seem to get better with each bite I take. Even a …

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baked buttermilk cake donut recipe

Baked Buttermilk Donuts Recipe

I’ve heard people say they don’t like doughnuts. Or donuts. I never know how I should spell it. Either way, donuts (I’m going to be lazy and spell it the shorter way this morning) are the perfect and easy way to put a smile on my face.    Let me tell you a story about …

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