Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Pops

Egg Free Cookie Dough Recipe

This is a serious L-O-V-E kind of recipe here. We can't help but love cookie dough, but bite-sized nuggets, dipped in chocolate for good measure, stored in the freezer are the perfect guilty pleasure. When we were kids, the Schwan's truck came to our neighborhood pretty frequently, and while our mom didn't always buy from them, we were lucky, if when she decided to buy ...

Highlights from Amsterdam, Germany and Switzerland

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We’re back from travels and have adjusted to our time zone (mostly) and it's time to get back to healthy eating and recipe sharing! Before we dive back into the kitchen, can I share my travel highlights with you? We flew into Amsterdam where we began the adventure.. Amsterdam is stylish and tranquil. It’s a beautiful city with lovely canals, mature green trees and ...

Healthy Chocolate Cake Donuts

Chocolate Cake Donut Recipes

I was one of those students that never understood math. I hated geometry and I loathed algebra. If it weren’t for a certain boy in my calculus class, I am certain I would have dropped the whole math thing altogether. Numbers only have place in the world if you’re asking me how to half a recipe, how much vanilla to add or how many chocolate cake donuts I can reasonably eat.  Why ...

Rustic Sweet Potato Goat Cheese Tarts

Sweet Potato Goat Cheese Pastries

I've been busy traveling around a good part of Europe this last week. My husband and I started in Amsterdam and made our way through Germany, Liechtenstein and Switzerland. This Europe getaway was a much needed escape for us with time to reconnect and unplug. It's also a time to be adventurous. It's a time to explore great culture and fabulous food. My husband Travis and ...

Lemon Polenta Cake with Ricotta

Lemon Polenta Cake Recipe

We've been spouting out ricotta recipes a little more than usual. Sometimes there are recipes that are worth splurging on. Hint: they usually include lemon or crepes. The ricotta infatuation continues with this sweet lemon bread. We also love polenta! Polenta is great in a variety of dishes, but we usually see it in savory recipes. Turns out, polenta is delicious in ...

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Bars

Natural Peanut Butter Oatmeal Bars

On days when a spring storm hits, it's important to be equipped with the staples. Herbal tea, fuzzy socks and soft peanut butter oatmeal bars. It's a beautiful sight to see chocolate chips and oats studding thick peanut bars and the scent of it all baking away in the oven. This kind of scene is sure to ward off any springtime chill. Just like a warm oatmeal cookie, these ...

Overnight Vanilla Quinoa Oats

Healthy Overnight Oats

I should probably stay more aware of the latest trendy items in the health food world but usually I just follow my stomach when it comes to new recipes for the blog. Lately, it’s been leading me to sweet overnight oats. Oats will always be a kitchen staple, but now I’ve noticed overnight oats are definitely a thing. It’s taken me a little too long to get on this trend. How ...

FAQ: What’s Pink Salt?

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Photo Credit: SixDepot You don’t have to spend much time around our recipes to see that we use sea salt or pink salt pretty exclusively. Sea salt you’ve heard of… what in the world is this pink salt? We’ve heard your comments and we’ve read your emails. Let’s get this pink salt out in the open. Here it is: pink salt is a form of sea salt! It’s also known as Himalayan Salt, ...