This is the story of the pumpkin who believed it could so it did. Every post I write revolving around fall food mentions my love of other fall foods like apple pie and maple lattes, but guys let's be honest with ourselves - we love these things, but they can get expensive. Apple picking can … Continue reading Recipe: Pumpkin Puree
Fall means a number of things: It's now socially acceptable to have a PSL glued to your hand at all time. Leggings and over-sized sweaters are also acceptable. Apple picking, pumpkin craving and all the baking that comes with those can commence. Chili becomes a staple in my house. I make a two kinds of … Continue reading Recipe: Crockpot White Chicken Chili
At this point, it's pretty clear to most that if I have bananas turning on the counter, I'm probably going to make banana bread with them - or something similar. Since we're not quite into the holiday season yet, I'm lacking in some supplies like all-purpose flour. We buy a large bag from BJ's Wholesale … Continue reading Recipe: Flourless Banana Muffins (gluten-free, oil-free)
OK, so round 2. Recipes should be played with, that's how they get better. A couple of weeks ago, I made Eggless Banana Brownies because I wanted to change it up and not make banana bread. The first round I wanted to work with a base recipe and build it up. I was focused on … Continue reading Recipe: Eggless Banana Brownies Round 2
Let's talk sweet tooth. I think most of us can agree that there are some things you hate passing up on, but at the same time you wish there was an alternative. I feel this way about doughnuts and cupcakes, but I won't lie those are sacred and I will never try to find a … Continue reading Recipe: No-Bake Protein Cheesecake Filling
Yesterday marked the last day of my third week reversing my diet since the Cutler Classic. To say this week was easy would be a lie, but to say it was hard would be a stretch too. At the beginning of the week I was traveling for work. Just like prep, I researched what was … Continue reading A week in review – week 3 of the reverse diet
It's only Saturday and I already feel like this weekend has been super productive. Not only did I clean the WHOLE apartment last night and clean 4 loads of laundry, today I cooked up a few things for the upcoming week. I'm taking the necessary steps to prepare for a great week. Here's the top … Continue reading I feel super productive… for now
Seriously? Is it just me, or does this week seem to be flying by a little faster than it should? I'm not complaining because I love the weekends like the next person, but I kind of want to be like, can I get off this ride, it's nap time! Last night I had a work … Continue reading Where has this week gone?