Skinny Chicken Feta Salad

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  Don’t you just love food that is completely healthy?  Unfortunately though, it seems as if most “healthy” foods are the ones that are a bit harder to consistently eat.  Like celery sticks.  Or spinach.   It is so much easier and tastier to eat foods that are loaded with fat and calories.  But it… 

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Fresh Peaches n’ Cream Dessert

Fresh Peaches n' Cream Dessert: A Pinch of Glitter

My parents have an orchard, and a recent addition to their orchard was a few peach trees.  They have had them for a couple years now, but this is the first year they were able to reap a full harvest.   We have peaches galore, and I couldn’t be happier! My favorite way to each… 

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Pregnancy Update: The Unexpected

**I have been MIA for a couple weeks again – right after my return from a miserable first trimester.  Why might you ask?  Isn’t the second trimester supposed to be the easiest??  Well, it was all smooth sailing until I went to my 20 week appointment…** *Note, if pregnancy talk makes you squeamish, you may want… 

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Top-Secret Fruit Salad

Top-Secret Fruit Salad: A Pinch of Glitter. The only fruit salad recipe you will ever need - just ONE secret ingredient!

  I have never craved fruit as badly as I have during this pregnancy.   One weekend, before I even told my parents that we were expecting, I craved watermelon.  I HAD to have it.  I bought one and took it down to my parents house so that we could all share.  Then, my mom… 

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2 Ingredient Roasted Italian Zucchini

2 Ingredient Roasted Italian Zucchini

  In my previous post, I mentioned how much I love going to the farmers market in the summer and early fall.  It seems like every time I go, I walk away with some zucchini.  I never know why because I didn’t go with the intention of buying any, and I don’t really like it!… 

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Fresh Tomato Corn Salad

Fresh Tomato Corn Salad

  One of my favorite things about summertime is being able to go to the local farmers market and pick out lots of fresh produce.  Fresh, local produce just always tastes so much better than the grocery store alternative. I usually buy so many yummy looking things, and then come home and not know what… 

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I’m Back! …And I Have Some Exciting News!

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Well, I’ve been on a blogging hiatus now for a few months. I have missed this.  So much. But like I said I have some really good news to share with you: BABY WHICKER IS COMING THIS DECEMBER!!! (photo is of baby at 10 weeks!) I seriously could not be more thrilled.  After a year’s… 

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Easter Egg Wreath

Easter time is one of my favorite times of the year: it’s finally starting to get warm(er) outside, and the candy selection is the best of the entire year.  Every time I go to the store, I find an excuse to pick up another bag of easter candy While my home has an abundance of… 

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Classic Lasagna

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My senior year of high school, I really liked this boy.  We’ll call him Mike.Mike and I hung out quite a bit, and I at least like to think that Mike liked me in return.Every day during lunch, Mike and I would drive to his house and have a PB&J and a banana.  I got… 

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Lemon Oatmeal Cookie Bars

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About a month ago I got in a car accident.  It wasn’t a big one by any means, so don’t worry About a month ago I got in a car accident.  It wasn’t a big one by any means, so don’t worry  I was driving straight though my green light and a driver coming the… 

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