Category Archives: Cooking

Magical “Ice Cream”

In my attempts to eat as healthily as possible and stay away from dairy, I find myself writing this while eating pretend ice cream that I am pretending to like. I am going to make the assumption (yes, I know, … Continue reading

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Muffins

For a period of time when I was a kid there were always muffins in the house. My mom could be found in the kitchen first thing in the morning, bleary-eyed, coffee by her side, making muffins at least once … Continue reading

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Cooking For One

Being single, like just about everything in life, has its pros and cons. (No, this is not going to be a Valentine’s Day posting so just hold your horses.) I love to cook, but most recipes make anywhere from 4-8 … Continue reading

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Good For You Mac and Cheese

I am at a total loss for what to write tonight so instead I will share with you one of my favorite recipes. I was hesitant the first time I made this, but was sold after the first bite – … Continue reading

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Welcome 2014

This year I have decided to make one resolution. I have resolved to slow down. I want to multitask less, truly focusing and being present in each moment, stopping to smell the roses every chance I get. This desire to … Continue reading

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Chai Spiced Pumpkin Bars

I love pumpkin pie. I could probably eat nothing but pumpkin pie for weeks before beginning to ponder the fact that I should probably cast my dietary net a little wider. When I stumbled upon a recipe at thekitchn.com for … Continue reading

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Yeasted Pumpkin Bread

I love baking bread. It always reminds me of helping my dad bake bread when I was little. There is also something very satisfying about putting a great deal of labor, love, and time into something, especially if that something … Continue reading

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