Tag Archives: treats

Homemade Biscuits

Homemade strawberry jam deserves homemade biscuits. At least, that’s what I convinced myself when the chef at my old job (thanks Tom) made me a small batch. I let the small octagonal jar sit until I was ready to take on the task. The urge came out of nowhere. I literally woke up thinking about… Read More


Quinoa Granola Bars

I must be getting old because I am slowly turning into that crazy person who wants to know how everything is made. The more I take control of my health, the more I question if what I thought was healthy for me really is. Let’s take granola bars for instance. I’ve loved them since grade… Read More



Black Bean Brownies

The first time I heard about black bean brownies, I was at a southern restaurant with another engaged couple. The male asked about my meatless challenge and as we talked about our commitments to healthier lifestyles, he told me about some moist black bean brownies that a coworker had brought in for a company gathering.… Read More


Homemade Apple Chips

I am really trying my best to live a healthier lifestyle. I stopped eating meat. I drink vegetable and fruit smoothies almost everyday. I seriously cannot drink enough water. I try to eat foods that positively fuel my body. I have even tried to decrease how much I snack. But sometimes, I just can’t fight… Read More




Alfajores

I decided a long time ago, If I couldn’t change something, I would be the best at it that I could. That was my take on my stay-at-home girlfriend situation. I couldn’t stop cleaning and I definitely couldn’t stop cooking, well, because we had to eat. But what I could change is how enjoyable it… Read More