Fourth of July weekend is quickly approaching and we have all the fun foods you need for your celebration. The past few weeks have been a bit rainy in the Chicagoland area, but fear not this weekend is set to be warm and sunny. Lets spend some time by the pool celebrating and enjoying theContinue reading “Festive Fourth Foods”
With spring almost upon us and the Midwest winter weather slowly moving to a thought of the past, it is time to incorporate some fresh flavors into our baking. Spring into this new season with a fresh new recipe for lemon mini muffins.
Another week, another garden based recipe. Nothing is better than some home grown veggies creating the perfect dinner or pre-dinner appetizer. One of my all time favorite garden recipes is Mini Eggplant Pizzas. I LOVE pizza so so much! I mean who doesn’t love pizza on a Friday night after a long week. So findingContinue reading “Fresh From The Garden Pt. 2”
Time has flown this summer. It feels like just the other day I spent the weekend planting my garden. Picking out the perfect plants, finding a good day to plant, and beginning to nurture them so they would grow and flourish. Now that they are finally producing some fruits and vegetables, I figured it wasContinue reading “Fresh From the Garden Week 1”
Once again, it feels as if summer has flown by. With the passing of July 4th, it seems as if summer is almost to an end. I know this sounds a bit dramatic, but in the blink of an eye it will be back to school and the leaves will be changing before we knowContinue reading “Happy Hour, Happy Summer”
The best part of the beginning of each season is all the new flavors for cooking and baking that come along with it. The fall brings pumpkin and spices, the winter brings peppermint and nutmeg, the spring brings fresh mint and lemon, and the summer brings berries and fresh fruit. Each of these amazing flavorsContinue reading “Healthy + Fresh Blueberry Crumble”
Happy St. Patrick’s Day! This is one of my favorite times of the year. Every promotional ad, store and restaurant just seem to radiate green. Wherever we look we see green. It surrounds us in the Shamrock shakes, the dying of the Chicago River, green donuts, and Green Soda – everything is green. Getting inContinue reading “Best Green Health Foods For St. Patrick’s Day”
Over the weekend, I made this delicious granola recipe from Well Plated and wanted to share with you all. I’m making 2020 all about health and wellness, especially being mindful of what I put in my body. Try it out and enjoy! Also, check out the full post and recipe from Well Plated via theContinue reading “Honey Almond Flax Healthy Granola”