Summer Berry Salad

Sweet summer berries truly make this salad.  Fresh greens topped with strawberries, blueberries, candied nuts and avocado make this Summer Berry Salad a winner! This weekend was filled with fun and friend time starting on Thursday night.   … [Read more...]

Strawberry Basil Guacamole

Sweet basil and strawberries take this creamy guacamole dish on an unexpected journey to the next level.  Your taste buds (and friends that you share this dish with!) will thank you.  This weekend was another one for the books.  We had friends … [Read more...]

Chicken Avocado Burger-Introduction to Grill Week 2016

This recipe and all of grill week are sponsored by Sprouts Farmers Market. Welcome to Grill Week 2016!  This week, I'm only going to be posting recipes that you can a) GRILL b) serve at a cookout or summer potluck c) eat as a component of a … [Read more...]

Quinoa Taco Salad

Hearty quinoa, crunchy bell peppers, sweet tomatoes, creamy avocado, filling black beans, and your favorite zesty salsa all come together in a make-ahead lunch that will last all week long (or serve a crowd!).   Hey friends!  I apologize for … [Read more...]

Peanut Butter Cup-Stuffed Chocolate & Peanut Butter Chip Cookie Cups

In my world, chocolate and peanut butter are like a match made in heaven.  Growing up, chocolate peanut butter cups were always my favorite treat to receive on halloween, I adored those oatmeal no-bake cookies, and picked out all of the chocolate … [Read more...]

Asian Inspired Cobb Salad {low FODMAP}

With hints of spicy ginger, a touch of sweetness from clementines, and crunchy carrots and romaine this filling and delicious meal-time salad will be a win at your table for lunch or dinner! OK, so figuring out this whole low FODMAP thing is … [Read more...]

DIY: Glowing Skin Beauty Mask

Happy Thursday! My most recent article is up on Dandizette Magazine today! DIY: Glowing Skin Beauty Mask.   This face mask will seriously make your skin radiate and so so smooth.  On top of that, it's very simple to make and you … [Read more...]

Green Goddess Salad with Avocado Dill Dressing

Brian and I absolutely adore hosting Easter each year for my family, and I know we will miss that tradition when we move to Denver next year. While I always fill our Easter eggs and baskets with lots of delicious chocolate and make sure to prepare … [Read more...]

How I Prepped for My Whole 30 Challenge and a Tuna Salad Recipe!

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Avocado Egg Salad

A couple of days ago I got a big craving for some egg salad. I hard boiled my eggs, chopped up some celery, and got the "usual" ingredients together for my delicious lunch.  Sitting right in front of me was half of an avocado. An immediate … [Read more...]