Homemade Green Tortillas With Spinach and Cilantro

These tortillas have some spinach for color and a bit of cilantro. It's just the right amount of surprising flavor. You must try and see for yourself.  ...more

20 Food Blog Trends That Need to Die in 2015

Honestly, people, we don't know why we even bother. We do the very hard work of reading all the blogs and spotting all the hackneyed trends for you, and for what? We've officially lost the war on stripey straws, mason jars, quinoa, and pumpkin spice. ...more

How to Go Vegan in 9 Easy Steps

SURPRISE! The blue-haired hippie is a vegan! Who'd have guessed it, right? There are a number of reasons why people go vegan, which is a post for another day, but in this one I'm going to assume you already have your reasons and are ready to take ...more

Use Extra Christmas Candy to Make These Fudge Recipes

My husband and I rarely eat dessert but if you opened our pantry you'd find yourself facing a whole shelf of candy. We rarely eat it but if we ever get a late-night craving for Skittles, Nerds, jelly beans or Swedish Fish, we're covered. Don't get me ...more

It's National Chili Day: Celebrate With a REAL Texas Recipe!

How long has it been since you've had a big, thick steaming bowl of REAL Texas chili? Well, that's too long. Here's an easy recipe for the real thing for National Chili Day today!...more
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The Ultimate Money-Saving Tip for Your Gluten-Free Diet

Some feel P.F. Chang's is discriminating against individuals with celiac disease because they charge $1 more per menu item that is prepared gluten-free. Here's what I think about the cost of GF food and the best way to save money....more
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No-Fail Lunch Winner: Baked Tarragon Chicken Salad

I can always eat chicken salad. I find myself making a special trip to the market at lunchtime on many days, to stand in front of the deli counter case, waiting on someone to magically appear and fill up a tiny little plastic tub of chicken salad. Screw that! I'm making my own homemade chicken salad....more

Your Brain on Omega-3 Fatty Acids

Foods containing omega-3 fatty acids, such as wild salmon, sardines, herring, etc., have long been known as heart-healthy foods and natural anti-inflammatories. However, they are often overlooked for their strong ability to increase the volume of the brain as well as offsetting the mind's aging process....more

Apple With Dried Apricots

When a baby turns 6 months, its a major milestone for both parents and the baby. It is a very exciting time. Your little one is getting her first taste of food beside breastmilk or formula. It also makes mom’s/father’s/caregiver’s anxious on, what to feed their little budding eaters. When my daughter turned 6 months, I was all over the google searching, reading and looking for information on what's good for my baby....more

Sweet and Spicy Baked Honey Sriracha Chicken

Sweet and Spicy Baked Honey Sriracha Chicken. Takes less than 30 minutes to make and is so much better than take-out! I can’t believe I’ve been blogging for over a year now and have not posted a sriracha...more

BBQ Pulled Sweet Potato Sandwiches

One of my best strategies for combating the downing effects of winter involves food. Specifically, making food that reminds me of summer, but still uses seasonally-appropriate ingredients. This BBQ pulled sweet potato makes me feel like I’m at a backyard summer barbecue party....more

Why I decided not to have a bridal party

Let me first start this post off with saying that I am not anti-bridal party, nor am I anti-traditional-wedding. I have had the great pleasure of being in a fair share of bridal parties for some of my best friends. It was wonderful to be there with them on their special day, to stand next to them during the nerves, the tears, the joy, the excitement. I think that being a member of a bridal part can be a great experience, but much of it lies largely on the type of bride....more

Caramel Heavenlies

These Caramel Heavenlies have layers of graham cracker, cinnamon, caramel, coconut, marshmallows, and almonds. A quick dessert for get togethers....more

Havarti Cheese Fonduta


Cardamom Spiced Granola

Good morning!  Ah, morning.  Breakfast is absolutely my favorite meal of the day.  And while you're making this granola, I think you'll be hooked too.  The warm, spicy smell of cardamom, cinnamon, and apple cider wafting through your kitchen for hours is enough to become addicted to making this crunchy and slightly sweet granola....more

Chili Topped Sweet Potatoes

Chili topped sweet potatoes are the perfect healthy weeknight meal or make-ahead dish to pack for lunch all week long. It is the perfect combination of sweet + savory and loaded with long lasting energy. The recipe is simple yet satisfying and comes together in no time at all ....more