Power Up Pancakes

Today I received the best gift in the mail, a box full of Power Up snacks. I immediately had to try a little bit from each bag. From the Protein Packed bag to the Antioxidant Mix, each pouch is filled with flavor and nutrients.   Tonight, for dinner I made cinnamon spiced gluten free pancakes…

Super Bowl Salsa!

Need a last minute snack idea for your Super Bowl party? Make a quick dip with corn chips! Ingredients: – 1 cup corn – 1 cup black beans – 1/2 cup chopped avocado – 1 tablespoon olive oil – Diced scallions – Salt – Pepper Steps: Mix all ingredients in a large mixing bowl Cover…

Foodie Street in St. Augustine

I recently took my husband to St. Augustine for his birthday, and boy did we fall in love with that city! As we drove into St. Augustine on an early Friday afternoon, the streets were filled with busy people hustling to the nearest eatery. Quickly after unpacking we went straight for the most amazing places…

This dish is bananas!

Who loves peanut butter and banana? If you’re like me, you’re more than in love, you’re obsessed. Try this sweet treat for dinner! Ingredients: – 4 tablespoons peanut butter – 1 sliced banana – 1 tablespoon honey – Gluten free bread Steps: 1. Toast your gluten free bread until lightly golden 2. Spread peanut butter…

Zucchini Pizza Boats

It’s time for Pizza! Well, zucchini pizza that is. I am obsessed with the flavors you get from pizza but cannot eat the bread. Enter zucchini! This recipe is a great alternative to the delicious pizza flavors that you love without all of the calories.   Ingredients: 4 medium zucchini 1 cup of pizza sauce…

A few of my favorite things with Amazon

I am excited to be partnering with Amazon to showcase my favorite kitchen and foodie things! It can take forever to find the best kitchen tools, cookbooks and fun trinkets. That is why I’ve worked with Amazon to develop a page especially for people who love to cook, eat fun foods, or to simply find…

It’s all about the ‘Za at MidiCi

MidiCi deserves a big shout out for hosting the best event full of pizza, specialty cocktails and delicious desserts. As you walk into the restaurant you immediately smell the freshest ingredients straight from Italy and your taste buds are hit with the savory and sweet notes of the most amazing food.   The sweetest team…

Chocolate Mocha Brownies

While working out the other day, I was daydreaming about my favorite desserts. Yes, dessert happens to be one of my workout motivations. Anyways, I immediately thought of combining two of my favorite things in life, coffee and chocolate. Better yet, coffee and chocolate brownies.   My first hurdle was to find the perfect coffee…

Buffalo Cauliflower

A new year means new recipes! We are only three days into the New Year and I have just made one of my favorites so far. This buffalo cauliflower recipe is quick and easy and is perfect as a side dish. Here’s to my new go-to snack!   Ingredients: 1 large head of cauliflower 4…

Glazed Salmon Kebabs

Lately, I’ve been trying to swap out red meat dinner options with a healthy fish as the main dish. My favorite fish, Salmon, is full of protein and vitamins and tastes delicious. These glazed salmon kebabs remove any of the fishy flavors and pack a punch. This recipe pairs great with brown rice.   Serving:…

Gluten Free Peppermint Cream Cheese Cake

If the name of this dessert drove you to this recipe, then you are in for a real treat! This cake is the perfect dessert to kick off your New Years festivities. What better way to celebrate 2018 than with fireworks for your taste buds? Grab your kitchen mixer and let’s get baking!   Ingredients:…

Breakfast Casserole

I am obsessed with breakfast; it is my favorite meal of the day. Which is ironic because when I was little I hated breakfast. My breakfast in high school used to consist of a Nutri-Grain bar and one of those Jamie Lee Curtis yogurts. Not anymore. I could eat scrambled eggs and bacon with a…