Simple dinners are the key to sanity. I hear so often “I don’t have time to make dinner” or “I can’t cook”. Having a healthy, home cooked meal doesn’t mean you have to slave over a stove for an hour or two, or require you to be a Julia Child protege. This dinner solves both… Continue reading Simple Chicken & Veggie Sheet Pan Dinner
If you follow me on instagram you most likely saw this picture that I posted of my New Years Eve adventures: I know, I know, I am a wild child. Whatever.. I am a homebody and I have no shame. Plus I was on-call so I couldn’t get too far. I have seen these cute… Continue reading Dutch Oven Cornish Hen Meal
I believe that food should never be boring. I am in my mid-twenties and still enjoy playing with my food- and I don’t anticipate that ever stopping. This past week I was doing my usual grocery store ad scrolling and saw a fantastic deal on Michigan cranberries. Ding Ding Ding! So festive and so many… Continue reading Cranberry Turkey Meatloaf Cupcakes With Mashed Potato Frosting And Cranberry Sauce Topping
Like most girls in their mid-twenties, I love wine, and I am a firm believer it’s pretty much always the answer. Bad day? Glass of wine. Celebrating? Glass of wine. Alive? Glass of wine. Call me “basic”, I really don’t care, I just love wine. Like I said, wine is always the answer, and that… Continue reading Chicken-Bacon Pasta With Roasted Veggies & A White Wine Sauce
I am a pretty big granola bar fan. They make great on the go breakfasts or a mid-afternoon slump energy source. While I think granola bars are great, it can be hard to pick the right one. There are so many options out there! Sadly, many of the store-bought bars are no better than noshing… Continue reading Fruit & Nut Bars- KIND Bar Copy Cat!
Since Sunday was Easter I felt obligated to make something of the carrot variety. My gut told me to go for a classic carrot cake, but my brain told me no. Why, you ask? Because the Kokx family has NO CONTROL when it comes to sweets. I am not exaggerating here. Bake a cake… Continue reading Low-Fat Carrot Cake Muffins With A Brown Sugar Pecan Streusel Topping