Goat cheese, spinach, and caramelized onion stuffed sweet potato skins.

The title says it all. Christmas break has been lovely so far. I have seen Black Swan (so0o intense!), baked fruity cobbler muffins, co-hosted a dinner party (which featured the recipes in this post), gone to a party and seen people from high school and beyond (always entertaining), and danced my booty off at a … More Goat cheese, spinach, and caramelized onion stuffed sweet potato skins.

My morning routine

Good morning everyone 🙂 I am sitting here in the midst of my morning routine and feeling so cozy. Every day, I wake up and trudge to the kitchen. Then I drop a handful of coffee beans into my burr grinder and press ‘Start.’ For about 10 seconds there is this insanely loud mechanical noise … More My morning routine

Know what I mean, Peaches n’ Cheese!

Hopefully someone got my crappy rap song reference… The inspiration for this bombazz sandy came from Rebekah’s contest! The goal was to create a recipe using the ingredient of the week — peaches! Grilled (Vanilla Scented) Peaches & Gruyere Sandwich Food porn? Recipe: Serves 1 Slice 1 ripe peach into thinnish rounds. Lay them out … More Know what I mean, Peaches n’ Cheese!

The bare minimum

Happy Father’s Day everyone! If your padre is around, give him a call and tell him you love him. Not to be a debbie downer, but my father passed away when I was 8 from lymphoma. His name was Brian Henry DeDecker and he was an Emergency Room doctor. He liked to go camping, hunting, … More The bare minimum

Shrimp n’ Grits

In case y’all didnt know (or couldn’t tell), I am from the South. I hail from Austin, Texas and I’m proud of it! California is extremely different. Its beautiful here, and the liberalness is comforting, but I miss Texans. Or perhaps just Austinites? Austin is this gorgeous, liberal oasis in the middle of the big … More Shrimp n’ Grits

Don’t be scared…

Introducing… Cheeseburger in a Bowl. This dish doesn’t look very pretty, but it tastes damn good, especially when you’ve got a craving. The superfood in this dish is the bulgur, which is a chewy, nutty whole grain that has more fiber and than brown rice, corn, and bread. If you want to healthify it even … More Don’t be scared…