No Bake Peanut Butter Cookies

These 5 ingredient 0No Bake Peanut Butter Cookies are soft and crunchy and chewy all at the same time! The sweet peanut butter flavor will have you reaching for another!

 These No Bake Peanut Butter Cookies are soft, crunchy and chewy all at the same time! The sweet peanut butter flavor will have you reaching for another! Day 4 of the 12 Days of Christmas Cookies! Confession. I botched the first batch of these No Bake Peanut Butter Cookies. It takes a certain kind of… 

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Homemade Marshmallows

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Instantly elevate your hot chocolate, s’mores, or campfire game with these homemade marshmallows! They are soft and fluffy, and perfectly sweet with just a hint of vanilla. Marshmallows: just sugar, gelatin and little bit of magic. Ok, fine. It’s science. But the results are 100% magical. These little pillows of delight should come with a… 

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Savory Butternut Squash Carrot Tart

Carrots and butternut squash roasted with Harissa and Hungarian paprika covered in caramelized onions, then baked to custardy perfection in a whole-wheat tart shell. All topped with sage browned butter.

In this savory Butternut Squash Carrot Tart, carrots and butternut squash are roasted with Harissa and Hungarian paprika then covered in caramelized onions, and baked to custardy perfection in a whole-wheat tart shell. All topped with sage browned butter. A savory tart? After all the sinfully sweet fruit and nut pies that have been appearing from my kitchen… 

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Moravian Christmas Cookies

Moravian Christmas Cookies are paper-thin, crispy, spiced molasses cookies. Sweet and gingery, they taste a bit like gingerbread but are waaaay more addicting!

12 Days of Christmas Cookies Moravian Christmas Cookies are paper-thin, crispy, spiced molasses cookies. Sweet and gingery, they taste a bit like gingerbread but are waaaay more addicting! Let me boil down my college experience for you. At Wake Forest I learned a lot about math and French, a little about everything else including keg… 

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Quinoa Roasted Vegetable Chopped Salad {Thai Chili Vinaigrette}

Quinoa Roasted Vegetable Chopped Salad

It’s no secret that I could live off of cupcakes and salad. Salad and cupcakes. I should probably just rename my blog “Cupcakes & Salad”. My tagline could be “Eating salad to save room for more cupcakes!” But that would be a lie, because I LOVE salad. The salad can be cold or warm with roasted… 

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Quinoa Vegetarian Meatballs {GF Option}

Quinoa Vegetarian Meatballs

Instead of all the pumpkin and apple baking that I should be doing, I’ve been going a little quinoa crazy! I have been using it in everything from salad (coming soon!) to these Quinoa Vegetarian Meatballs. I just can’t get enough! I used to think of homemade, Italian meatballs as an occasional indulgence, but these… 

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Healthy Kale and Cabbage Slaw Salad

Healthy Kale and Cabbage Slaw Salad

Remember how I said #whycantidreamofsalads? Well that was because I hadn’t made the right salad! Today I bring you a dream-worthy salad! A healthy Kale and Cabbage Slaw Salad. This is one of those obnoxiously healthy, yet strangely delicious, salads that people would pay $20 for in California. And unlike all my other salads, it’s… 

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Zucchini Farro Fritters with Slow Roasted Tomatoes

Zucchini Farro Fritters

It’s definitely that time of the year again when many of us find ourselves with more zucchini than we know what to do with. These delicious Zucchini Farro Fritters use a whole pound, so fear not! I have no particular reason to have this overabundance of zucchini problem given that I live in a high-rise… 

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Warm Lemon Rosemary Roasted Vegetable Salad

Warm Lemon Rosemary Roasted Vegetable Salad

I absolutely love warm roasted potatoes and onions on my salads. I’m not entirely sure why but I think it’s fabulous! Seeing how it’s practically Summer you could definitely serve this Warm Lemon Rosemary Roasted Vegetable Salad cold, but I think it loses some of its charm. Usually roasted potatoes only end up on my salad… 

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Broccoli, Shallot, Feta & Sun Dried Tomato Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

Vegetarian Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

While I am more than ready to say goodbye to Winter, I’m not quite ready to let go of the Winter staple, the sweet potato! I have been making some variation of these Stuffed Sweet Potatoes for over a decade! Since the sweet potatoes are cooked in the microwave, it’s the perfect last-minute, weeknight meal!