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Avocado Toast with Smoked Salmon

Avocado Toast with Smoked Salmon

It’s that time of the year when we’re all making New Years resolutions. The things that make us all feel better – make better food choices, go to the gym and exercise more, save money. I’d like to say that I did stick to good eating habits for the first […]

Slow Cooker Chili

Slow Cooker Chili

I can’t believe I’ve had my blog for a year and I haven’t posted a chili recipe until now! What the heck is going on? I’ve been making this chili for a couple of years now and I love it. It’s a little spicy and a little sweet. And it’s […]

Garlic Feta Dip

Garlic Feta Dip

If you’re a lover of anything feta, you’ve GOT to make this dip. Gather all your friends, pita chips, pita bread, pretzels, crackers, spoons, forks- I mean seriously. It takes 5 minutes to make this. Are you enticed yet? I must say it’s pretty darn addicting. As a matter of […]

Chimichurri Shrimp

Chimichurri Shrimp

Every time I’m going food shopping I can’t help buying a bag of frozen shrimp. I’m all about shortcuts but not compromising the taste of the food, and I’ve grown to love the versatility of frozen raw shrimp. Shrimp cooks in a matter of minutes and most of the shrimp […]

Prosciutto Wrapped Pears

Prosciutto Wrapped Pears

One of my favorite snacks that is also an easy crowd-pleaser is fruit and cheese. I would say 90% of the time there are fruit and cheese plates at a party I usually skip the fruit (unless there was pineapple) and just go straight for the cheese and crackers. Welllll these […]

Skillet Green Beans with Garlic

Skillet Green Beans with Garlic

There’s something about simple veggies that I looooove. Perhaps because you can eat the veggies with pretty much any dinner dish. With so many holidays I don’t know why I didn’t post this any sooner. Let’s all run to the grocery store and stock up on green beans! Not only […]

Almond Milk Hot Chocolate

Almond Milk Hot Chocolate

It’s almost Christmas!! Ahh!! I’ve been getting different recipes together and you can’t have Christmas without hot chocolate right?!! This one is a healthy alternative and it’s made with almond milk! WholeYum and I got together to make this and the hardest part was waiting for it to cool down […]

Baked Firecracker Chicken Meatballs

Baked Firecracker Chicken Meatballs

If you’re looking for some easy finger foods and appetizers I think you’ll enjoy these firecracker chicken meatballs! They are adapted from this Baked Firecracker Chicken but in meatball form and they’re so yummy! This is probably one of the tastiest appetizers you’ll eat, and the sauce is soo good that you’ll […]

Chickpea Salad with Dill

Chickpea Salad with Dill

I can’t decide what I love most about this recipe. Is it the chickpeas? Is it the dill? Or is it the feta cheese? Maybe I’ll say I like them all equally. And I have to have each of those ingredients in each decadent bite. This salad takes just a […]

Slow Cooker Spinach and Artichoke Dip

Slow Cooker Spinach and Artichoke Dip

Most of the slow cooker recipes on my blog are made with some sort of meat, and it’s usually chicken. I guess I didn’t really think about the fact that appetizers can also go in that thang. What are your thoughts on that? Who has even heard of spinach and […]

Roasted Vegetables

Roasted Vegetables

I’m pretty sure this is my favorite way to make vegetables. Turn on the music, get your cutting board and start prepping! You’ll use just the cutting board, a big bowl, and a cookie sheet. I can’t get enough of dinners that require just a couple of dishes! Oh and yes, you […]

Honey Chipotle BBQ Chicken

Honey Chipotle BBQ Chicken

I can’t get enough of chicken thighs! I used to avoid it because I never knew how to cook it and I could never get it to taste the way I want. Well if you don’t already know, I love roasting the chicken thighs. Bone-in and skin-on. Love love love! […]

Pumpkin Pie Smoothie

Pumpkin Pie Smoothie

What comes to your mind when you think pumpkin pie? Thanksgiving? Christmas? Cold weather? Pajamas? A smoothie? How about a pumpkin pie smoothie in pajamas? That sounds PERFECT right about now. I bought a new pair of pajamas over the weekend that I wasn’t really looking for. I think I […]

Black Bean Soup

Black Bean Soup

One of the best things about cold weather is soups! And stews! And staying warm! I’ve got a yummy black bean soup on the blog for you all today. I love the consistency of having the soup made of the black bean puree in addition to the whole black beans. We’ve […]

Banana Bread with Chocolate

Banana Bread with Chocolate

Please tell me I’m not the only one to buy bananas and then wait and wait and wait and then they’re too ripe to eat. Wellllll they’re not too ripe to make banana bread. In fact, that’s how you want to make banana bread! Let those bananas hang out on […]