Coconut Macaroon Ice Cream Pie

Ok…who is ready for a frozen treat? The summer season is still here, so I think it is time to indulge in some cool deliciousness. Today, the sweet dessert I’m sharing is a mash up of two of my favorites…melded together to create a coconut macaroon ice cream pie! ...more

Parmesan Garlic Oven Roasted Chickpeas for #SundaySupper

Can you believe it is back to school time already? It seems like only yesterday I was wrapping up the school year (in May). Little did I know that instead of heading back to school, I’d be taking on a new job completely instead of setting up my classrooms and making lesson plans! ...more

My daily style: Pure Barre outfit

It’s official – now that I am working from home again, my outfit budget has gone straight to two things: comfy clothes for around the house, and clothes to work out in. It’s true. I admit to it ....more

Sauteed Spinach Salad

We’re going to take a walk down memory lane today. For a while I’ve been saying it would be fun for me to go back to some of my older posts and remake and rephotograph the recipes. Today is the first result of that endeavor with my sauteed spinach salad ....more

Comfort classic: grilled pizza

What do you think of when you hear the word “comfort?” For me, comfort comes in the form of food; not in quantity, but in certain types of dishes. I know I can’t be the only one out there who finds herself craving particular foods. Sometimes they are savory ....more

Katie and Lucia

Soooooo – it’s been a while since I’ve posted anything about my outfits. Heck, it’s really been quite a while since I posted any photo of myself. Honestly: I am blaming the summer ....more

Black Bean Lettuce Wraps with Grilled Corn Salsa and Cilantro Lime Rice for #WeekdaySupper #ChooseDreams

Searching for an easy and fresh weekday supper? Well, look no further, because today I really do have one for you. These black bean lettuce wraps I’m sharing are a summertime favorite in my house, and I hope they might find their way onto your table ....more

Blueberry Zucchini Bread

What better way to take advantage of the abundance of summer squash than with a sweet treat? Today, I’m sharing a batch of blueberry zucchini bread I baked recently! It’s packed with veggies and berries, and definitely found a place in my heart (and stomach) ....more

Furbaby Friday: done and done

Are you ready for it to be Friday/the weekend? I have to say, after two weekends filled with traveling I am quite glad to have a quiet weekend at home to (maybe) relax a little bit. If only I could be as relaxed as Sherman ....more

Chateau de Nages Buti Nages Nimes Blanc: wine that won’t break the bank

It’s been a while since I featured a favorite wine of mine. But guess what: I’m baaaaack. Today I wanted to share a few thoughts on Chateau de Nages Buti Nages Nimes Blanc: a wine that won’t break the bank! ...more