upcycle your leftovers

‘Upcycle’ is the upgraded version of ‘recycle’, as in you’re going to repurpose something and make it better. People upcycle things like old clothes, furniture, art, etc. and that’s awesome. Let’s upcycle our leftovers. Not to hate on leftovers, but I mostly hate leftovers. Unless it’s soup. So I’ve been on a mission to keep […]

chipotle fig glazed lentil walnut loaf

You want some truth? I’m a bit of a food blog addict. I love them. And when I find a new one I obsessively cook from it. Today it’s another one of Angela’s recipes: glazed lentil walnut apple loaf! Mmmm it was delicious. I think Nate liked it more than I did! My favorite meatloaf […]

broccoli pasta sauce

I’m a blogger. As a blogger, I have some serious blog envy of smitten kitchen and joy the baker . I check these beautiful blogs daily for recipes, inspiration, and laughs. I’m often envious of Emily’s blog, Cheaper than Wisdom, with its witty name, heart-warming stories, paleo dishes, and spot-on observations. They say imitation is […]

Israeli spicy tomato poached eggs: shakshuka

Both my weekend mornings started out with my favorite peach ginger tea, reading by natural sunlight, snuggled up with my two sleeping loves (that would by my cat and my boyfriend). I’m not sure it gets any better when I wake up at 7 and normal people are still sleeping. This weekend involved some serious […]

Dinner With The Girls: Stuffed Potatoes and Spinach Salad

Happy Friday!!! So, to celebrate an early start to the weekend the girls get together for dinner and drinks on Thursday night. This Thursday Smash actually found the potato recipe on Cooking With Quinoa, a totally phenomenal quinoa blog. You all know how much I love quinoa 🙂 To complete the meal I whipped up […]