January/winter = soup. Need I say more? I mean really, is there anything better than a bowl of warm soup in the middle of the winter. It’s every bit as good as my Mango Berry Salad in the middle of July. although, if I am being completely honest…I eat soup in July and salad in January…but they always taste the best when they are eaten in their proper season – am I wrong?
One of my favorite food combinations is dark chocolate and almonds – ever tried dark chocolate covered almonds…if you haven’t DON’T, you won’t be able to stop eating them, and I don’t want you cursing me when you have a tummy ache due to addictive deliciousness overload….Anyways, since I love the dark chocolate and almond combination, and I LOVE cookies, I decided to combine the two (it was kind of a no brainer). The end result is these insanely delicious Chocolate Chip Almond Cookies.
I love goat cheese and I love mini bell peppers…so it only seems obvious to combine the two – right? YES, right, this recipe is so simple, but so GOOOOOD! If you are looking for a healthy super bowl snack, … Continue reading
If you were going to ask me what my favorite comfort food is, it would probably change depending on my mood…but it would almost certainly be some type of bread or starchy food (toast [I love toast], graham crackers and … Continue reading
Anyone out there Seahawks fans? How about the Patriots? We are not Seahawk or Patriot fans at our house, but we do love football (my husband especially), and The Super Bowl is one of the few times a year when … Continue reading
Alright, I held off as long as I could. I needed a little bit of detoxing after the holiday baking fest, and I have eaten more than my fair share of salads and vegetables as of late, and honestly if … Continue reading
I have been blessed with many blessings in my life, all of which I am sincerely grateful for. One of my greatest blessing is fabulous friends. I don’t have a sister, and I always wanted one; in fact, I used to … Continue reading
Happy Monday! Is there such a thing as a happy Monday, I say absolutely, it’s all in the attitude – right? How are you all holding up during the most dreadful month of the year? I am hanging in there, … Continue reading
Here in Utah, we are welcoming in January with the all too familiar inversion. For those of you that don’t know what inversion is, consider yourself lucky. It’s the type of air/weather that makes you want to hide away indoors … Continue reading
Over the holiday break my family and my parents drove to Texas (it was a super long drive), so we could visit my great-grandma (who lives in Texas) and my grandma (who was visiting from Mexico). We had a fabulous … Continue reading