Twice Baked BBQ Chicken Sweet Potatoes

Twice Baked BBQ Chicken Sweet Potatoes

Things I learned this week: I can eat the same thing for dinner four nights in a row and not get sick of it. Is that some sort of special talent? Do I win a prize? If so, I’ll take a giant, gooey GF chocolate chip cookie, please and thank you. So Peter is out in California for the week, living his best life, and has left me to my own devices back here in the arctic on the east…

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Wellness Wednesdays: The Matcha Hype (+ a Matcha Latte Recipe)

Wellness Wednesdays: The Matcha Hype (+ a Matcha Latte Recipe)

Happy Wednesday, friends! Ready to try something new up in here? Yup, you heard me — it’s time for us to shake things up a bit. You in?! Let’s talk wellness. I mean, it’s all the rage these days, right? Contrary to popular belief, my life isn’t all staying up late and baking at midnight (though I do both of those things more often than I probably should). In fact, the concept of wellness is truly front and center in my…

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Butternut Squash Mac & Cheese

Butternut Squash Mac & Cheese

Ever heard the expression, “you can’t put 10 lbs of shit into a 5 lb bag”? In case you hadn’t already guessed, that phrase accurately describes my life. Although now that I’m thinking about it, maybe that was just something my dad said to my mom (and me) and not actually a phrase people said in real life… I never considered that before. and am now I’m just sitting here questioning my entire childhood… In any case, it’s accurate. Usually it’s…

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Almond Biscotti

Almond Biscotti

So….. you guys full yet? Pretty sure I’ve been stuffing myself silly for the last week, with no real end in sight. New year, new me? Nahh… I think I’ll just keep eating. The thing about the holidays this year is that most normal Christmas desserts are no longer an option for me. Chocolate chip cookies, gingerbread men, thumbprint cookies, russian tea cakes, sugar cookies, my mother-in-law’s incredible chocolate pecan pie…. nope, allllll off limits from now on. On one…

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Dark Chocolate Pumpkin Spice Bark

Dark Chocolate Pumpkin Spice Bark

ONE MORE WEEK TIL CHRISTMAS, YOU GUYS!!!!!! I don’t know about you, but I am EXCITED for the holiday season (in case you couldn’t tell…)! This is literally my favorite time of the year. I mean, what’s not to love?! Enjoying the first snow of the season, decorating the Christmas tree, baking cookies & other holiday treats for friends, watching Elf every other damn day Christmas movies with your family. and I CANNOT WAIT for the long weekend ahead — there is…

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