BBQ Pulled Chicken Sandwiches

BBQ Pulled Chicken Sandwich

You know when someone asks you what your favorite food is, and you sometimes stumble on your answer? There are so many delicious dishes and sweets and snacks you love, so how can you be expected to pick just one as your favorite?! Well, unfortunately,...

Strawberry Granita

Strawberry Granita

For the past week, whenever the temperature has been too much to handle and I just have to cool down, I haven’t been grabbing a handheld fan or flipping on the air conditioning. Instead, I’ve been submerging my head in the frigid air of my freezer for a few...

Vanilla Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

Vanilla Cupcakes

I can’t believe this is the first cupcake post on here. I mean, who is writing these posts anyway? Certainly not me. The real me is obsesssed with light, buttery, delicate cupcakes fresh out of the oven… or even not so fresh. Just give...

Barbecued Baby Back Ribs

Baby Back Ribs

If you’re looking for a girl to pull up a chair at the poker table, help you work on your car, or go camping in the dirt with, you won’t find her in me. I’m not into many things that guys are into. I wear pink, my...

Vanilla Crêpes with Warm Raspberry Compote

Vanilla Crepe

Let me give you three little nuggets of advice about crepes: 1. Don’t expect your first one to turn out perfectly, so even if you’re trying to make them just for the hell of it, like I was, make a decent amount of batter. 2. They’re...

Three-Bean Beef Chili with Honey Cornbread

Three Bean Chili

At least three times a week, I like to put my and my husband’s taste buds to the test at the dinner table and introduce a new dish. It’s fun to incorporate something new into our nightly meal together because, like everyone, I’ve been in a rut before...

Soft Pretzels

Soft Pretzels

Well hello there, sports fans! I’m back in the swing of things after a brief trip to Chicago to visit family, and have I got a fun, city-inspired treat for you… I just hopped off the plane a few hours ago, and while I’d love to...

Sparkling Strawberry Lemonade

Strawberry Lemonade

Bikini season may be just around the bend for most, but with weekends bringing the heat, it has made it’s official arrival here in sunny Southern California. That being said, my husband Mark and I have decided that it’s officially time to peel our...

Bacon, Egg and Toast Cups

Bacon Egg Toast Cups

Something I have recently discovered: You can make a whole breakfast the size of a silver dollar! Honestly, this is just one of those silly recipes I kept seeing pop up all over my favorite food blogs, and I figured I’d give it a try. I...

Strawberry Galette

Strawberry Galette (2)

“It looks like a strawberry pizza,” were the first words out of my charming husband’s mouth after seeing this scrumptious, gorgeous strawberry galette. If making it had required more work, I would have had his head. But truth is, this little beauty is a lot of gain for...