Island Rice.

Island Rice.

I know it doesn’t look like much. In fact, it looks pretty darn boring. But would I ever disappoint you with something bland and...

Salted Chocolate Pecan Butter.

Last week I got some of Ashley’s famous nutbutters. Swoon. Despite the army of ants that came along with the package, the spreads were...

Maple-Glazed Salmon Salad with Warm Honey Vinaigrette.

Maple-Glazed Salmon Salad with Warm Honey Vinaigrette.

I’ll spare you the usual ‘can-you-believe-I-posted-a-salad’ spiel because let’s face it – it’s getting old. Don’t worry though, after I finished this plate I...

Brownie Pizza.

Brownie Pizza.

Let’s all collectively unbutton our pants, because that is exactly how you are going to feel by the end of this. If you are...

Coconut Rum Cupcakes.

As I type this, my cousin Lacy is running her first marathon in San Diego! I am so proud of her – she is...

Whole Wheat Pasta with Arugula, Gorgonzola, and Walnuts.

I’ve never been much of a pasta fan. Every Thursday growing up, it was pasta night in our house. My parents still carry on...

Loaded Blueberry Coconut Muffins.

Loaded Blueberry Coconut Muffins.

Remember the banana coconut muffins? They may be my most favorite muffin ever. These are a close second, but I don’t love blueberries as...

Southwest Chicken Salad.

Southwest Chicken Salad.

You know a salad without vegetables is a salad approved by me. The only veggies floating around in this bowl are the chunks in...

White Chocolate-Dipped Brownies.

White Chocolate-Dipped Brownies.

I had high hopes for these brownies. I wasn’t thrilled with the aesthetic result, though dipping them in white chocolate was their saving grace....

10 Memorial Day Party Ideas.

Homemade BBQ Sauce Perhaps one of my favorite things to make, this tastes better than any bottled BBQ sauce I’ve found. It’s possibilities or...

How Meat It Is II.

How Meat It Is II.

Well, well, well…look at who is in the driver seat yet again. Why it’s none other than Mr. How Sweet himself.  Why am I...

Not Chocolate Dipped Strawberries.

Not Chocolate Dipped Strawberries.

I clearly remember my first chocolate-covered strawberry experience. My mom and I were at the mall (Greengate Mall to be exact, for you Pittsburghers),...