Good morning! There is nothing better than waking up early on a Saturday morning feeling energized and content. I love that I have the entire day ahead of me to be productive and relax. I plan on taking this little one for a walk, possibly to the farmers market… And cooking and baking some things … More Superfood dark chocolate chunk cookies
Happy Monday! The weekend really flew by… as they always do. It was a weekend of several firsts, triumphs, and failures for me. I overcame my fear of stage fright and volunteered to participate in a sorority’s philanthropy event. I volunteered to play softball (knowing full well that I am wretched at all team sports) … More Old Faithful
Happy St. Patricks day! I am baking brownies right now for the senior center. DG requires that all the girls do at least 4 hours of community service per quarter and I cant imagine a better way to fulfill that than baking for cute grandmas and grandpas. 🙂 It always bugs me when people bring … More Irish mint double chocolate chunk brownies with peppermint frosting!
Sometimes, I am a procrastinator. But I am a functional procrastinator – meaning that when I avoid a particular task, I make sure that whatever I do instead is accomplishing something. For example, on Tuesday I had a Systemic Physiology midterm at 3pm. Instead of studying for the 4 hours leading up to the exam, … More A functional procrastinator makes biscuits..
This is the first post of a sporadic series of my creations inspired by other bloggers. I have been following Lori for almost a year now; she was one of my firsts! 😉 As soon as I saw her sunflower butter cookies and crustless pumpkin pie, I bookmarked them under “Must. Make.” A light, feel … More Inspired #1: Sunflower butter cookies & crustless pumpkin pie!
Happy Monday everyone! I hope your weekends were both fun and relaxing. Mine certainly was! I went to see Country Strong (eh, decent), studied at coffee shops, worked out a bit, and road tripped to San Francisco on Saturday night to go downtown with my roomy, Ruby! We went to a few bars and randomly … More Pink Lady Apple Bran Muffins!
This was just a little post workout snacky! Obviously, these aren’t technically crostinis, but using a whole grain english muffin is quick and just as tasty! As delicious as it is simple. Broiled Goat Cheese and Honeyed Banana Crostini 1 whole grain english muffin 1-2 oz goat cheese half banana, thinly sliced drizzle honey sea … More Broiled goat cheese and honeyed banana crostini