• Bowl of lettuce with mix ins on top before it is mixed together. Dressing on the side

    Mediterranean Salad

    Have you ever heard of a Godwink? It is a moment in your life that gives you a feeling of reassurance from above.  Last year, when I was visiting California for…

  • plate of ranch roasted veggies (cauliflower, carrots, purple potatoes, and brocolli)

    Ranch Roasted Vegetables

    Roasted veggies are delicious. Ranch is delicious.  Roasted veggies + Ranch = Delicious.  It just makes good sense.  I love roasted veggies. They are easy to make in small batches or…

  • Pink smoothie in glass with metal straw

    Strawberry Banana Smoothie with Almond Milk

    This Strawberry Banana Smoothie with Almond Milk is very nostalgic for me. When I was younger I thought my mom was a little crazy. She LOVED to get milkshakes. I’m pretty…

  • Bowl of creamy pasta with sun-dried tomatoes

    Creamy Pasta with Sun-dried Tomatoes

    Sun-dried tomatoes are one of my favorite things on this planet. So are mushrooms. So is basil. What I am trying to say is that this recipe is one of my…

  • meal planning template flatlay with phone, pen, and cup of tea

    7 Common Meal Planning Mistakes

    Meal planning is all the rage right now, and for good reason! But if you ever try to implement it into your routine you may find a few hiccups along the…

  • Bowl of creamy pasta with sun-dried tomatoes

    How to Have a Romantic Meal at Home

    My husband is in law school and doesn’t get the chance to cook for me very often. But when he does, Oh Man! I fall in love all over again. He…

  • Plateful of grapefruit pomegranate kale salad

    Grapefruit Pomegranate Kale Salad

    I blame this grapefruit pomegranate kale salad on the baby I am growing. A few months ago I started having intense pregnancy cravings for pomegranate seeds. My soon to be angel…

  • picture of a whole pomegranate and cut up pomegranate

    How to Deseed a Pomegranate

    Have you ever wondered how to deseed a pomegranate without dedicating a day and a half to extracting each one? Those little crunchy, juicy, flavorful nuggets of joy sent straight from…

  • Big bowl of salad all mixed together

    Orange Cranberry Brussels Sprout Salad

    As we passed by the bakery during last week’s adventure through the local grocer, my kids asked for an orange cranberry muffin. I was in the middle of breaking the ‘don’t…