Happy Easter everyone! It seems as though over the years Easter has obtained quite the reputation for chocolate, Easter baskets filled with candy, decadent pastries and desserts, and Easter egg hunts with jelly bean and candy-filled eggs. Well... even though I did cave and buy a bad of Reese's peanut butter eggs (primarily because my … Continue reading Easter Dessert Made Simple, Chocolatey Banana Cake with Walnuts
Happy Sunday! I can't even explain how nice it is to not be traveling at all this month! I've truly learned to appreciate my weekends and take full advantage of my days off. What's on this mornings menu? My Basic Blueberry Waffles! After 48 hours of intense leg exercise (7 miler Friday plus 2 hours of … Continue reading Basic Blueberry Waffles
With summer kicking in to high gear barbecues and outdoor celebrations become a lot more popular (which I love!). I look forward to the 4th of July, Labor Day, summertime birthday parties, and anything involving a little sun, sipping wine, snacking on party favorites, and catching up with good friends and family! While the typical fruit … Continue reading Light Banana ‘Nilla Party Parfait
A yummy little treat that can be taken for breakfast, or eaten when you have a sweet tooth! I derived these tastey little muffins a few night ago when I was really craving something sweet and needed a little baking stress-relief therapy. They are extremely moist, packed with banana flavor, have have a nice little added … Continue reading Breakfast Banana Oatmeal Raspberry Muffins
Start your Sunday morning off with a colorful breakfast! I think food can be beautiful. I know that sounds cheesy, but sometimes I feel I enjoy my food better when it looks pretty or fun. This is one of those dishes for me! It is not very sweet, so if you typically have a sweet … Continue reading Colorful Breakfast! Blueberry Oats With Bananas
I just made these the other morning for the first time. They are chocolatey and dense, but not too sweet. Perfect for breakfast if you need something to go. One piece of advice before you attempt these... do not over-bake! It is ok for you to take them out a little early and let them settle … Continue reading Bonkers for bananas… and chocolate of course!