Sauteed Banana, Granola and Yogurt Parfait

Banana Granola Yogurt Parfait

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and Quaker. All opinions are mine alone. #CollectiveBias #LoveMyCereal #QuakerUp Creamy, crunchy, sweet and fruit: this Sauteed Banana, Granola and Yogurt Parfait has it all. And it’s ready in just five minutes. For all the many times I tried to lose weight in the past, there was…

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Broiled Grapefruit with Honey and Coconut Sugar

Making Broiled Grapefruits with Honey and Coconut Sugar

Give your day a healthful start with this Broiled Grapefruits with Honey and Coconut Sugar recipe — a sweet-tart addition to your breakfast meal! It’s funny the things we remember from holidays from childhood. I couldn’t tell you what we ate for Christmas dinner (like, ever) but I can tell you the little things that…

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Brussels Sprouts Salad with Grapefruit Vinaigrette

Brussels Sprouts Salad

Filled with creamy avocado, sweet bits of clementines and meaty pistachio kernels, this quick and easy recipe for Brussels Sprouts Salad with Grapefruit Vinaigrette is a light and tangy addition to any meal. This recipe was created for my client Pompeian but all opinions are my own. We are swiftly approaching the official start to winter…

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Cinnamon Raisin Beer Bread

Cinnamon Raisin Beer Bread

This recipe for Cinnamon Raisin Beer Bread creates a tender, lightly sweetened loaf stuffed with plump, naturally sweet California Raisins and swirled with cinnamon. It’s perfect for holiday gifting! This recipe was created for my client California Raisins via the Kitchen PLAY network, but all opinions are my own. As soon as Thanksgiving was over this…

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Easy Creamy Baked Ravioli with Meat Sauce

Creamy Baked Ravioli with Meat Sauce

Transform leftover bolognese sauce into a tasty ravioli dish perfect for winter with this Easy Creamy Baked Ravioli with Meat Sauce recipe. On Sundays, I write out our menu for the week. Usually that includes a night out, but this week I didn’t schedule one. With the holidays nearing and a stocked fridge, I just…

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Spicy Rosemary Mixed Nuts

Spicy Rosemary Nuts

With just a few ingredients, Spicy Rosemary Mixed Nuts can become a holiday party favorite. This recipe was created for my client, Planters, but all opinions are my own. A few weeks ago, I received my first holiday party invitation. I’d be lying if I didn’t admit that the invite made me totally giddy with excitement….

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Spicy Sriracha Honey Roasted Vegetables with Barley

Spicy Sriracha Honey Roasted Vegetables with Barley

Nutty barley combines with sweet and spicy roasted vegetables in this Spicy Sriracha Honey Roasted Vegetables with Barley recipe. This was created for my client Grain Foods Foundation, but all opinions are my own. Thanksgiving is, for many families, all about the food. And can you blame anyone? There is something so wonderfully decadent about creating…

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Chocolate Chip Buttermilk Muffin Tops

Chocolate Chip Muffin Tops

Start your holiday morning off right with delicious, warm, freshly baked Chocolate Chip Buttermilk Muffin Tops. This recipe was created for my client, Madhava, but all opinions are my own. When I opened the door to retrieve the newspaper Friday morning, I was greeted with falling flakes and a porch coated with snow. Yes, snow….

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Breakfast Idea: Leftover Pulled Pork with a Fried Egg

Pulled Pork with Fried Egg

It’s 6:28 am, and outside the sky is still a deep, dark blue. An orange hued streetlight illuminates the wet road. The rap-rap-rap of pouring rain creates the morning soundtrack. Just a few months ago, the sun was high in the sky at this time. But as we approach the winter solstice, the days in…

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