Posts in category "Recipe"

Healthy Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins

Healthy Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins
I love lemon-focused baked goods. I recently baked lemon bars from Smitten Kitchen and they were outstanding. I even had friends commenting on how amazing they were weeks after they had tried them. Seriously, so good. Lately, I’ve been dabbling in some paleo recipes, and when I found this recipe, I just had to make... Read more »

Turkey Meatballs in Spicy Tomato Sauce with Burrata

Turkey Meatballs in Spicy Tomato Sauce with Burrata
I just got back from a week long vacation in Europe, visiting Barcelona and Paris with one of my best friends, and it has been a tough week getting back into the swing of things! One of my favorite parts was the FOOD, of course, (could not get enough of the ham and manchego in... Read more »

Recipe: Mini Bell Pepper Nachos

Recipe: Mini Bell Pepper Nachos
To me, Superbowl Sunday is about the food and the game, most of the time. However, I have very little interest in the Eagles or the Patriots. SO, this year, it is ALL about the food. I wanted to share a recipe from SkinnyTaste, in case you are looking for a fun appetizer, that’s a... Read more »
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Recipe: Kung Pao Chicken Zoodles

Recipe: Kung Pao Chicken Zoodles
My senior year in college, my roommates and I ordered Chinese takeout every Thursday night. With no class on Fridays, it was our kickoff to the weekend. We paired it with watching Grey’s Anatomy and prepped for a night out. It was one of my most favorite nights in college! I don’t order Chinese food as... Read more »

Recipe: Turkey Stuffed Peppers

Recipe: Turkey Stuffed Peppers
There are certain recipes I consider to be my ‘go-to’s’. To me, these recipes are reliable, easy to make, not too time consuming, healthy and delicious. Turkey stuffed peppers are quickly moving into my top five ‘go-to’ recipes. I love Gina’s recipe, but I did make a few adjustments to add more flavor. I use freshly made turkey... Read more »

Recipe: Broccoli Bolognese

Recipe: Broccoli Bolognese
I bought my tree over a week ago one night after work. And when I brought it home and set it properly in its stand, I wanted nothing more than to stay in and sit by my tree and enjoy that fresh pine smell. It was freezing that night so I wanted something warm, a bit... Read more »
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Recipe: Flourless Chocolate Cake

Recipe: Flourless Chocolate Cake
My grandpa had such a sweet tooth. He absolutely loved desserts, all of them. As for me, I lean more on the savory side of the spectrum. I want fries more than I want chocolate most of the time but, there are moments when I splurge, find that sweet tooth like my grandpa, and devour some... Read more »

Recipe: Radicchio and Apple Salad

Recipe: Radicchio and Apple Salad
I’m obsessed with salads. I genuinely crave them. Something about the crisp, freshness of a salad makes for the perfect lunch. Last week at work we had a potluck lunch and I decided to bring a salad. I did a lot of research because I really wanted to make a ‘fun’ salad and one that was... Read more »

Recipe: Turkey Tacos

Recipe: Turkey Tacos
In college I used to make tacos all the time. It was the perfect go-to recipe because it was cheap, quick, and delicious. It’s funny to think about since I am very active in the kitchen, but in college, tacos were pretty much one of the only meals I made! I have adjusted my ‘college... Read more »
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Recipe: Lentil Soup

Recipe: Lentil Soup
One of my favorite lifestyle bloggers in Chicago (The Golden Girl) recently shared a lentil soup recipe from Bon Appetit, and I realized not only have I never made lentil soup, but I didn’t even know if I liked lentils. There’s a lot advantages to this soup. (1) Lentils are really good for you! (2) It’s... Read more »