Recipe: Garlic, Herb and Prosciutto Covered Thanksgiving Turkey

Soooo, I’ve been MIA for a while. It’s finally starting to feel like Fall here– except I wouldn’t really know because I spend the majority of my life in front of a desk at the moment. Does anyone else have an insanely demanding schedule? Fall is supposed to be beautiful; all the leaves change color…

Recipe: Vanilla Latte Cupcakes

It seems like there are so many birthdays this month! Though I’ve been at my current job for almost three years, this is the first year we’ve been formally celebrating employee birthdays. Today is one of my bosses’ special day so we had to make sure there was plenty of sweets for him and the…

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: Easy Peach Cobbler

We finally got some rain in Southern California, woohoo! Albeit nowhere near enough to pull us out of this drought, at least Mother Nature is trying to help. Here, rain in the summer is incredibly rare! Because hitting up the beach wasn’t really an option, we all had to find other ways to spend our…

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: Spicy Chicken Sausage Stir-Fry with Angel Hair Pasta

Oh eM Gee. If you’re a fellow lover of Italian food, this is going to be one of your new favorite recipes. A few months ago, I visited my friend Nikita for dinner and she made this absolutely incredible dish for us to feast on. It’s so dreamy. The broccoli really absorbs the flavor of the wine…

Recipe: Vegan Cinnamon Raisin Bread

I’m always on the lookout for recipes that I can make and enjoy more than once because I am usually only cooking for one (me!). I really hate letting things go to waste. While on the hunt for a breakfast item I could make, I stumbled across the idea of making a loaf of bread… but…

Recipe: Chicken & Broccoli Stir Fry

I’ve always been totally obsessed with beef & broccoli. Even as a kid, it was probably the ONLY way my mother could convince me to eat a few pieces of broccoli. Whether my momma was making it from scratch or we were ordering some take out at good, old Panda Express, this stuff was good….