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BANANA CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES

BANANA CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES

It has been a while since I have made chocolate chip cookies. In Nick’s opinion, TOO LONG. I have been experimenting with ingredient substitutions; this time, I switched butter with bananas. My freezer is full of frozen bananas that need to be used!! Once a […]

PEANUT BUTTER SANDWICH COOKIES

PEANUT BUTTER SANDWICH COOKIES

I have been seeing various types of sandwich cookies all over the net, so I decided to give them a try! I’m a sucker for peanut butter (and I just bought the biggest tub known to man), so the choice was easy. Peanut butter sandwich […]

SAUSAGE + MUSHROOM STUFFED SHELL PASTA

SAUSAGE + MUSHROOM STUFFED SHELL PASTA

Out of all the pasta out there, shell pasta is my favorite. I love how the sauce gets trapped inside, which means you get a perfect bite every time! What’s better than small shell pasta? BIG shell pasta. MOAR SAUCE! Most of the recipes out […]

PUMPKIN SPICE ROLL WITH CARAMEL CREAM CHEESE FILLING

PUMPKIN SPICE ROLL WITH CARAMEL CREAM CHEESE FILLING

There was a chill in the air, and we knew. Winter came early this year, and I can’t help but be excited! It means we are that much closer to the holiday season, where we surround ourselves with good company and delicious food. Yes, taking […]

EGG WHITE OMELET WITH SPINACH, KALE AND SHARP CHEDDAR

EGG WHITE OMELET WITH SPINACH, KALE AND SHARP CHEDDAR

More healthy breakfasts! As I’ve said before, egg whites are super high in protein and have no fat; perfect for the already health conscious or anyone who is looking to make better choices! It is super easy to dress them up; the possibilities are endless. […]

APPLES & CINNAMON

APPLES & CINNAMON

This is the worst time of year for bad bad bad snacking! I don’t know about you, but my office is bombarded by tasty treats from happy clients. Of course, we are very thrilled to be receiving such wonderful gifts, it’s just not so good […]

MEXICAN STYLE SCRAMBLED EGG WHITES

MEXICAN STYLE SCRAMBLED EGG WHITES

Egg whites are my new favorite breakfast food. In this recipe, I used 3/4 cup of egg whites which equals to about 20g of protein and zero fat. I recommend buying a carton of egg whites instead of using regular eggs; it is such a […]

COTTAGE CHEESE WITH CUCUMBER AND TOMATO

COTTAGE CHEESE WITH CUCUMBER AND TOMATO

Cottage Cheese. Either you love it or you hate it. I love it. It’s on the top of my list for healthy snacks. The sugar content is quite low, about 6g per 1/2 cup. The fat content and carbohydrates are also minimal at 1.5g and […]

SPAGHETTI SQUASH AND VEGETABLE CURRY ON RICE

SPAGHETTI SQUASH AND VEGETABLE CURRY ON RICE

This year, Nick and I planted some spaghetti squash for the first time in our garden box. Big mistake! The squash plant requires A LOT of room to spread out and grow, similar to that of a pumpkin patch. Our only saving grace was that […]

VASILOPITA

VASILOPITA

Vasilopita is a Greek holiday bread meant to be eaten around New Years. Typically there is one coin baked into the bread, and whoever finds this coin will have good luck for the coming year. I found this recipe many years ago in a McCall’s […]