Monthly Archives: April 2015


Sweet & Nutty Trail Mix 4

Every week when we’re at Aldi grocery shopping, I come across this delectable looking trail mix full of dried cranberries, cashews, dark chocolate chunks…everything that makes my mouth water. I’ve been wanting to try it for years now, but it’s always been a bit out of our price range. We […]


Fettuccine Alfredo

You guys, this is the real deal Fettuccine Alfredo. I’m talking heavy cream, half & half, LOTS of freshly grated parmesan, and egg yolks. Yes, egg yolks! Now, I’ve made alfredo a few times in my life, but never with egg yolks…until now. Those golden little beauties make all the […]


Kung Pao Chickpeas

Before we dive right into this awesome take-out, fake-out type of meal, let me just say it’s been one heck of a gorgeous weekend. The sun is shining, it’s a wee bit chilly, and there’s no humidity to be found. In other words, perfection! Early springtime reminds me a bit […]


Spinach & Chickpea Tortellini Soup

For some reason, we were really craving some tortellini soup, so onto the meal plan it went. I started making this soup back when we lived in Brooklyn simply because it was quick and easy, which was essential in an apartment without air conditioning. Don’t even ask. It was miserable […]


Greek Pasta Salad 4

Howdy, friends! How goes it? Spring is in the air, and I am loving it! Definitely have to enjoy these 70 degree days because it’ll be 90+ degrees here before long. Whew, dreading that a bit. But until then, this gorgeous spring sunshine makes me happy, and it also makes […]


Mocha Chocolate Cake

Happy Easter!! I hope the Easter Bunny brought you lots of sweet treats to indulge in. Save room for dessert though, because I have one heck of a fabulous cake to share with you. I know you were probably expecting a carrot cake because it’s Easter and all, but not […]