Category Archive: Recipes

Thanksgiving Leftovers Recipes

Almost as important as giving you guys lots of inspiration for the actual Thanksgiving Day recipes, is this post for what to do with all the leftovers! Sure we all enjoy the standard… Continue reading

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Coconut Macaroons

A couple of weeks ago, I asked my twitter and Facebook followers to pass along their favorite cookie recipes for the holidays and you guys sent some great ones! These are the first up and… Continue reading

Thanksgiving Food & Cocktail Ideas

Sometimes it’s tough finding new and exciting recipes for Thanksgiving since it’s tradition to serve the usual suspects, but I have round up a whole bunch of amazing recipes to add some excitement to your holiday… Continue reading

Herb Crust Mini Chicken Pot Pies

Nothing is more comforting to me in the fall than chicken pot pies. A warm and super-filling inside with a crisp buttery outside it’s one of my husband’s favorite meals. There’s so many… Continue reading

Mussels + Frittes

After we had this dish at The Lodge the first time we went, I couldn’t wait to recreate the dish at home. I had never cooked mussels before so I was excited to… Continue reading

Skillet Chicken with Apricots & Capers

I am a big sucker for anything that cooks entirely in one pot and if it’s delicious, filling and leaves leftovers then I am a big fan! Last year I shared my one… Continue reading

Candy Apples

Believe it or not, I have never made candy apples before! They are such a staple for the fall and since it’s my favorite season you would think I have been I think… Continue reading

Quinoa Chili

I worked on this recipe last week and was so happy with how it turned out. I love chili (especially in the fall & winter) because it’s typically easy to make, filling and… Continue reading

Corn & Chorizo Fritters

This recipe is just in time for the weekend becauseI think it’d be fantastic to make for snacking on while watching football! Someone on Top Chef Masters made a corn and chorizo fritter… Continue reading

Video Recipe: Apple Cider Cupcakes

I am very excited to be finally bringing video recipes to the blog! As I mentioned in last weekend’s instalife post, I plan to try to post at least one video each month… Continue reading

Easy Weeknight Pasta Bake

Now that fall is officially here and the weather is starting to make a turn for colder temperatures,  I notice that we are craving more comforting things for dinner. I have been making… Continue reading

University of Miami Sugar Cookies

I am a huge University of Miami football fan and since we went from unranked to #15 after week two of the season, I decided it would be fun to make some sugar… Continue reading

Pumpkin Bread with Streusel

To me one of the best things about fall is the baking. Filling our home with the familiar warmth and comforting smells that only this time of year can bring makes me think… Continue reading

Buffalo Corn Chowder

As the NFL season officially starts tonight I though it would be a perfect time to share this recipe for a unique and delicious chowder! Two of my husband’s co-workers sent him home… Continue reading

Mini Cranberry Meringue Pies

I know it’s not even Labor Day here in the states but I am already transitioning into a fall state of mind. I mean, after all, Pumpkin Spice Lattes are back at Starbucks… Continue reading

Quinoa Salad

Since you all have been loving my Kale & Quinoa Patty recipe (get it HERE), I wanted to share another one of my favorite quinoa recipes. This salad is AMAZING for the end… Continue reading

Summer Squash & Lemon Risotto with Crab

My husband’s coworker was sweet enough to send him home last week with beautiful summer squash from her neighbor’s garden. When decided what to make for our big weekend dinner I knew I… Continue reading

Artichoke & Spinach Pesto

As summer is starting to wind down, we all need some great recipes to use up our basil plants and while a plain basil pesto is a great option, this recipe is even… Continue reading

Skinny Coconut Shrimp

I am super excited to be sharing this recipe post with you because it is SO good and the fact that is a lighter way to make a classic is just the icing… Continue reading

Baked Eggs in Avocado

I mentioned in one of my previous Instalife posts (see it HERE) that I have been trying out some new breakfast recipes in an effort to force myself to be better about actually… Continue reading