You’re going think I am lying, but I’m not. I have eaten a Belgian waffle every single day for breakfast since January 29th. (Thanks to a wonderful birthday present from Pace the day before!) That is over 50 belgian waffles. Seeing as my recipe can only make 5 at a time, that means I have … More Flawless Whole Wheat Belgian Waffles
I have been craving comforting, savory foods in the morning. This is odd considering I have typically been a fan of syrupy waffles, sweet oatmeal, or sweet yogurt bowls. It may seem strange, but I have been enjoying this creamy, delicate butternut squash soup for breakfast several mornings as of late. The soup is filling … More walnut butternut squash soup
Ahem, this is week 2 of me sticking to my New Years resolution. Pat on the back right there! So, I definitely had a meltdown earlier this week. There was self-doubt, worry, anxiety, fear, and salty tears everywhere. Just thinking about everything I needed to cram into my schedule was making me ill, and it … More How anal perfectionists avoid self-destruction:
Black walnuts remind me of my paternal grandfather. He and the rest of my family lived in a precious house in a small town in Illinois. It was surrounded by corn fields, and like most midwestern homes, had a large basement. In the back corner of the basement was his nut cracking station. It was … More my current favorite breakfast
Health is such a fickle thing. You can feel strong and so good for so long that you start to think that you will never get sick again. That you are just above getting sick. Then, midterms come around, you stay out late a couple times, you work out because you miss it, and BAM … More a remedy for the hard days
With the first day of October, Davis transformed from Summer to Fall. While this makes me sad for many reasons, mainly pants, there is one particular redeeming quality to the winter months…. Pumpkin. Pumpkin pie oatmeal, pumpkin ice cream, homemade pumpkin lattes, pumpkin yogurt, pumpkin pecan muffins, pumpkin scones, pumpkin cinnamon rolls, pumpkin & goat … More How to make your own Trader Joes pumpkin cream cheese!
Twice now I have asked readers to divulge what recipes they would like me to post. While I have fulfilled many of the requests, there has been one that has been haunting me. More than any other baked good, dessert, entree, drink, or snack, you people have been wanting… cinnamon rolls. you would never, ever … More Light and quick… whole grain pumpkin cinnamon rolls