Southern Candied Sweet Potatoes

Have you heard of the TV series, “Southern Uncovered With The Lee Bros?” “In each episode of...more

Soft Malted Chocolate Chip Cookies

I love summer and all, but there’s one thing that I cannot stand: ants! Summer always brings around ants, especially here in Southern California. We were pretty lucky with our last apartment ....more

Yogurt Blueberry and Banana Bread

Man, I love Ikea. I went today to get some outside furniture for our balcony upstairs. Nothing special, just two chairs so we can sit outside as we please ....more

Simple Sesame Noodles

Let’s talk about chopsticks. I have no idea when I actually learned how to use chopsticks, I just remember always using them. Some people start with the “beginner” or “kid” chopsticks ....more

Red Velvet Oreo Pudding Cookies

You know what the worst is? When your fire alarm goes off when you’re just preheating the oven for the first time. Yup, that totally happened in our new place ....more

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Cookies

There are a lot of things to do living in Los Angeles that I still haven’t gotten around to. Last night, I was able to cross another “to do” off of my list. My DH took me to the Zelda symphony at the Disney Concert Music Hall downtown ....more

Lemon Poppyseed Mini Muffins

You know you’re getting old (or growing up, however you want to look at it) when you get excited about a toilet paper deal. That was me yesterday. I bought 100 rolls of toilet paper for my ginormous...more

Overnight Coconut Mango Chia Pudding

Summer is among us, which means there's plenty of fruit to be consumed! More fruit equals more summer recipes. My personal favorites are watermelon and mango. Just in case you can't get your fix of fruit, you can always drink the flavors through Sparkling ICE. It's certainly "The Bold Side of Water." They come in twenty different flavors, from black raspberry to coconut pineapple. My personal favorite would have to be orange mango (for obvious reasons.. mango!). No matter what your favorite fruit is, there is something out there for everyone....more

Overnight Coconut Mango Chia Pudding

Summer is among us, which means there’s plenty of fruit to be consumed! More fruit equals more summer recipes. My personal favorites are watermelon and mango ....more

Chewy Sugar Cookies

Whoa mama, I just came back from my first “real” cruise (I went on a three night one before, but I don’t count that since it was so short) and can now say I am five pounds happier. No, not really… but that’s what all you can eat 24:7 for a week does to you. We went on Oasis of the Seas with Royal Caribbean ....more