Sprinkle Surprise Cookies

Who doesn’t love a soft, chewy and crunchy sprinkle cookie? At first glance these look like they are just for kids. With a white chocolate surprise and cream cheese mixed into the batter, they are definitely a treat for adults as well. My favorite thing about these cookies is that you can customize the colors…

Mexican Street Corn Salad

If you are looking for an easy, healthy side look no further. This salad is a healthier version of the original that typically has a thick and creamy dressing. It is perfect as a side for any protein or simply on its own. The authentic way to make Mexican street corn is with cotija cheese,…

Greek Farro Salad

If you are like me, then you are constantly looking for creative and delicious ways to eat more vegetables. This salad is perfect for the warmer months. It is healthy, colorful, pairs perfectly with any protein and can sit in the fridge for a few days. Farro is one of my favorite grains. I like…

Fall Apple Cider Sangria

This delicious white wine sangria combines all the flavors of fall, like apple cider, cinnamon, citrus and cranberries. It is perfect for entertaining during the holidays. The beauty of this drink is that the longer it sits in the fridge, the better it tastes. This is great because you can whip up a batch in…

Roasted Sweet Potato and Chickpea Salad

This is the perfect salad for the colder months ahead. It is warm, colorful, delicious, and filling enough to serve as a main course. My favorite way to cook sweet potatoes is to roast them. They caramelize on the outside, but still stay soft and juicy on the inside. The chickpeas have a nice crunch,…

Pineapple Shrimp Stir Fry

Pineapple shrimp is a delicious combination of sweet pineapple, red peppers and broccoli. This dish is light, sweet, healthy and very quick to make. I am constantly trying to find something that my whole family will enjoy, but that is easy to prepare and also full of flavor. This is always a hit as a…

White Chocolate Pumpkin Muffins

When I think of Fall, I think of pumpkin everything! Pumpkin lattes, pumpkin soups and especially pumpkin desserts. These muffins are the perfect fall breakfast or snack option. My kids absolutely love these muffins because they are not overpowering with pumpkin flavour, but just enough. Even my husband, who does not really like pumpkin, loves…

Deconstructed Cannoli

I don’t know anyone that doesn’t love a good cannoli. When I was pregnant I had very few cravings, but cannoli was a big one for me with both my girls. I love the flavors of the creamy filling with the crunch of the shell. It is a perfect combination. The problem with cannoli is…

Blackberry Sage Moscow Mule

For those of you who have been following the blog, you may have noticed that I love a good moscow mule. I have fun adding interesting flavors to the standard ginger beer, lime juice, and vodka. The sweetness of the blackberries pairs perfectly with the spiciness of the ginger beer and the tartness of the…