Up in the Air

While many kids are getting ready for back to school this week, I’m getting ready for a new “first day” of my own. Today is my first day of...

Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

This is the gluten-free banana bread that you’ve been missing all your life and you just didn’t know it yet. This banana bread defies most gluten-free standards: it is moist,...

Gluten Free Basil Pesto Pasta Salad

  This is the best gluten free pasta salad you will ever make. There, I said it. And I’ll say it again. Celiacs rejoice. Look no further. You can...

Basic Basil Pesto

This is a short and sweet recipe to get you through this hump day. And this recipe will bring you one step closer to my new favorite gluten-free (but...

Strawberry Smoothie Bowls

I have always been a lover of smoothies for breakfast, since they are simple, quick and usually great on-the-go grabs. Even when I’m traveling for work, a smoothie is...

Spring Cleaning with OXO

If you live in the northeast you may need a calendar reminder that it is in fact spring. With Mother Nature’s spastic weather lately, there’s no doubt that many...

Jumbo Double Chocolate Chip Cookies

Y’all, I’ve gotta apologize. I posted these drool-worthy cookie photos to my Insta stories about a month ago saying they were “coming soon” and yet, here we are a...

Banana Blueberry Pancakes (For One)

Breakfast foods are my favorite. Pancakes. Muffins. Coffee Cake. Yogurt. Granola. Banana Bread. Pop-Tarts. Avocado Toast. Omelettes. All of the above. Growing up, breakfast for lunch day at school...

In a Nutshell: New Year, New Beginnings

Happy New Year’s y’all … just 6 weeks late. Let’s just let the fact it’s taken me almost until the end of February to write my New Year’s post...

The Queen City of Food: Charlotte

In my year and a half as a “southerner,” I’ve had Charlotte on my list of spots in North Carolina to check out. A few months ago, I had...

Chocolate Sugar Cookies

With Valentine’s day around the corner, I’ve got an extra sweet recipe for you that’s for a great cause. I’ve baked up this sweet treat as part of the 2018 Good...

Seeded Whole-Wheat Banana Bread

Whenever I bake something up that’s not dessert, I can rarely say that it ever qualifies as healthy given my love of brown sugar, butter and chocolate.  I often describe...