QUARANTINE EATS

two FACTS…we have all been stuck at home and we have all been stuck at home EATING. Cooking is one of my favorite hobbies, so I have been hard at work. Here are some of my favorite things I have cooked or eaten over the quarantine. Bibb lettuce chopped salad sweet potato/avocado tower zucchini lasagna […]

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Desert Island: 5 Ingredients

More desert island selections! This week is INGREDIENTS, which I have separated completely from seasonings in my previous blog post. Keep reading to see what I would bring! Olive OilOlive oil is an easy choice for my island, especially imagining cooking fresh seafood! I use olive oil for everything from sautéing vegetables to making salad […]

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Who I Follow on Instagram

Instagram is easily my favorite social media platform. I love the visuals and layout, not to mention all the inspiration I get from following great people. Whether its health, food, funny, fashion, beauty or Christian inspiration-I follow it all. Continue reading to see which accounts I follow on the daily.  Kathleen Barnes I can’t remember how […]

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Skinny Caesar Dressing

Caesar dressing is by far one of the world’s most popular salad dressings. Many people I know (including myself) even use caesar dressing as a dipping sauce for different foods. My only problem with caesar dressing is the nutritional value. If I’m going to eat a salad, I do not want to douse my lettuce […]

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My Secret to Roasting Vegetables

Cooking is one of my passions. I cook dinner almost every night and I love to try new foods. After cooking for a couple of years I learned what would become my secret to roasting vegetables. Continue reading to discover my holy grail ingredient!  Coconut Aminos is a godsend. The easiest way to describe coconut […]

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Skinny Peanut Sauce

       One day I was searching for new  recipes and I came across an Asian peanut sauce. The recipe looked so good, but there were a couple ingredients in the sauce that I typically try to stay away from for health reasons. After some experimenting, I created my own Skinny Peanut Sauce. This […]

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Cheese and Charcuterie 101

    There is something special about sitting down with your favorite glass of wine (or beverage of choice) and devouring a killer meat and cheese board. Whether you call it a charcuterie board or meat and cheese plate, its all the same thing…a selection of cheeses, meats, and everything in between. Because of my […]

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