Banza Pasta Bake

Banza Pasta Bake

The past couple of years, I seem to have forgotten about the glory that is pasta. I barely ever cook it and then when I do, I think, "why don't I make this more?" I think my trip to Italy in college ruined my taste for American pasta. For three weeks the January of my [...]

Valentine’s Day Recipes

Valentine’s Day Recipes

Valentine's Day is a week away! AKA it's crunch time. So today I'm sharing some fun and delicious recipes to make, bake, and share with the ones you love. Whether you need a gift for your galentine, BFF, neighbor, husband, co-worker, or family, these recipes are the perfect way to show someone how much you [...]

Key Lime Pie

Key Lime Pie

Nothing says summer like fresh corn-on-the-cob, hamburgers, watermelon, okra, hotdogs, and blueberry peach cobbler. But one of my all-time favorite recipes to make in the summer is KEY LIME PIE! And the funny thing is, I don't think I actually liked Key Lime Pie until maybe college. I don't know why I had such an [...]

Bread & Butter Pickles

Bread & Butter Pickles

  I'm in sort of a pickle.   I used to hate pickles, actually I couldn't stand pickles. My two least favorite foods were mayonnaise and pickles, and definitely not together. But this summer our family friends (The Schluter's) brought us a basket brimming with fabulous cucumbers. What does one do with a bushel of [...]

Sweet Potato Toast

Sweet Potato Toast

I'm a huge toast fan. Every time I eat it, it reminds me of my first time traveling to England. My grandparents promised each of us grandchildren that we could pick anywhere in the world and go there for a week for our 13th birthday present. Such a generous offer for a 13 year old, [...]

Mini Key Lime Pies

Mini Key Lime Pies

If you had to choose, would you rather eat dinners or desserts every day, every meal for the rest life? Every time, hands down, desserts would be my choice. Desserts are my ultimate weakness. Anything with chocolate, peanut butter, or citrus and I'm down like Chinatown.  And when it comes to Key Lime Pie, I just [...]