Goat Cheese & Apple Salad

while i hate admitting it, fall is approaching… don’t get me wrong, i love the FLAVORS and feel of fall…. but every time i pass a school during the summertime, i make sure to sleep in an extra hour the … Continue reading

[Taste the Rainbow] Spinach Salad

among all this heat, summer also brings some positives… no school and fresh, sweet, & best of all…LOCAL fruit! i was in need of a salad to go with a main dish one night….and it was up against some pretty steep … Continue reading

Delicious Spinach & Mushroom Manicotti

holy yum. i adore this recipe. you will too. (thanks to the manicotti box for getting me started on this recipe). a few more steps then i like, but totally worth it. Ingredients: **(you will also need a pasta sauce … Continue reading

berry & banana muffins

  these muffins are definitely not “diet” muffins with the amount of butter and sugar involved. but that only means they are nothing short of delicious. so moist and decadent, containing berry bursts or bananas with each bite. in fact, … Continue reading

Cilantro Lime Tuna

(Another re-post in new format, but well worth it). I’ve never really been a fan of sandwiches or lunch in general…definitely my least favorite meal… but this recipe erases all of those feelings [for a moment]. This recipe is so … Continue reading