Recipe: Dark Chocolate Avocado Truffles

Avocados are the addiction of many Californians and chocolate is a girl’s best friend. I’m a California girl and therefore, must share these with you. Several weeks before I went to Europe this year, my roommate made a batch of these glorious little desserts and since then, I haven’t been able to stop thinking about them. I’ve…

Recipe: Homemade Vanilla Ice Cream

As I’m sure most people would agree, ice cream is a staple summertime treat. Growing up, my mom made ice cream every single year on the Fourth of July for a huge group of people; it was practically a ritual. As you might imagine, I was thrilled to have an opportunity to make and share this deliciousness…

Recipe: Roasted Lemon & Herb Chicken with Veggies

Have you ever gone to the grocery store, picked out a ton of fresh fruits, veggies, and meats, promised yourself you’re going to cook them, brought them home, put them away, and never looked at them again? Blehh… Crap. Guilty. I need to get my sheeit together. Why am I so easily distracted? Ever since…

Recipe: Laura’s Super Soup

Happy New Year everyone!! I hope you had a fantastic NYE spending quality time with the people you love most. I also hope you’re all sticking to the resolutions you made a week ago… I am! 🙂 Sometime later this week, I’ll tell you about my resolutions. 😛 I don’t know about you, but my…

Recipe: Cornflake Chicken

Life has been pretty hectic lately. If you visit this blog often enough, you know that I love recipes that take minimal effort to make. This is one of those kind of recipes. My mother has been making this delicious dish since I was a kid and I still find it equally as scrumptious now…

Recipe: Creamy Tomato Basil Soup

My relationship with tomatoes is getting a little out of control right now. For the longest time in my life, I despised them, and now we seem to get along a little too well. Since I bought so many, and I made a tomato recipe last week, I decided to stick with the theme. And then,…

Recipe: From Fruit to Dessert in Seconds

Strawberries and sugar go together like cheese and wine. What about cheese, strawberries, sugar AND wine? Ooooh la la. I really do love snack time. Let’s get real though– who doesn’t!? So a few years ago, Brittles and myself were living in a torn up, crappy little town just south of our hometown. Let me…

Recipe: Buckeyes (PB & Chocolate!)

How often are you stuck at home with a craving for chocolate and peanut butter and too lazy to go to the store? If you’re anything like me, that would be daily. Look no further. This is going to change your life if you’re a fellow sugar-holic. Not only are these super easy and require…