Mocha Mint Smoothie

Holiday Greetings! Can you believe Christmas is in only 3 days? To me, it feels like December just started and then all of a sudden Christmas is only a few days away and everyone is scrambling to get ready. I guess the holidays have a way of creeping up on you. This season I have…

Spicy Red Lentil Dip (Hummus)

Spring weather has FINALLY arrived in Massachusetts and it is glorious. This winter was the longest, coldest, snowiest winter I can remember and it was starting to feel like spring would never come. Yesterday was a nice 65 degrees and I spent the day with Mirva, Naomi, Emily and Brian enjoying the weather and playing…

Turkey Bacon & Cheddar Breakfast Muffins

Hello! If you are reading this, it means I’m still alive. In all seriousness, though, this long dark winter has really put a damper on my blogging. The past few weekends I’ve planned out recipes, cooked and photographed them, only to have the clouds come out and take away any good lighting that my basement…

Vanilla Bean Pecan Granola

Hello folks! Hope everyone had an enjoyable holiday season filled with lots of good food. While I wanted to post a seasonal, wintery recipe today, I also was on a mission to make delicious granola. I realized I haven’t posted a granola recipe in a long time so that became today’s post. Recently at work,…

Lightened-up Cheddar Macaroni & Cheese

I’m back from an unplanned hiatus of sorts. I’m sad I haven’t updated in so long, but keeping up with this blog has been difficult over the past few months. Not only am I busy with work during the week and then with friends/family on the weekends, but my new apartment has very little natural…