I forget how much I love eating a good poached egg breakfast sandwich. It makes up for the crappy morning. It’s a pretty simple breakfast. The Build. Toasted bread with a layer of arugula or dark greens and thinly sliced parmesan cheese. Next comes the poached egg sprinkled with cracked black pepper and a smidgen of Himalayan pink salt. Continue reading Easy Poached Egg Breakfast Sandwich
It’s 12:31 pm and my husband tells me we’ll be entertaining a guest in the afternoon. Panic briefly sets in and I think crap, what can I serve her for dinner? Never mind the fact that it’s Monday and the house is a disaster of almost epic proportions from just another run-of-the-mill weekend that occurs in … Continue reading Mediterranean Lemon Sole served with a Tomato Tart
I’ve been experiencing the slippery slope of “just-one-bite” and it’s not just one bite. It’s beyond seduction; it’s a rush of feelings that completely take over my actions. And it’s all thanks to my brain’s reward system. Continue reading My Own Worst Enemy
Alright, maybe not ever. But these are pretty ridiculously good. And by good, I mean they are rich and decadent, dense but not too dense, slightly bitter (in the best way possible and only because I prefer darker chocolate. Plus, I add a little espresso to bring out the flavor, which is 100% optional) and has a nice crumb. I’ve … Continue reading The best S’mores Chocolate Cupcakes ever!
To get the most out of those not-so-ripe tomatoes, I opt for slow roasting to bring out every flavor and sweetness possible. And it works like a charm. This is a basic tomato base to which I make an even richer tomato sauce. There are so many delicious meals that can be made from tomato sauce, so it’s a must-have staple to keep in the fridge or freezer. Continue reading Have A Lot of Tomatoes? Make Tomato Sauce!
When it comes to fall, one cannot have enough pumpkin in their life. Why waste it on a high caloric and sugar-rich hot coffee? What those drinks give you is a sugar high and little extra “love” in areas you don’t want. True love shouldn’t hurt you, but make you feel alive and healthier. That’s why I have mine with Shakeology! Continue reading Pumpkin Spice Latte Shake(ology)
My two favorite loves combined into one: chocolate + spicy hot pepper = Mexican Chocolate Shake(ology) Continue reading Mexican Chocolate Shake(ology)