Dark Chocolate Cashew Cups

As promised.  Today we have chocolate.  I love dark chocolate and this treat is no exception.  It is easy to make, you can customize it, and it is ready in under 30 minutes. Growing up we had dessert most nights, so I have always been one to want a little something to put a cherry on top of my evening.  These are so great for that.  The dark chocolate is satisfying and the cashew butter…

Cashew Butter

It is Friday!  This week has flown by, as we were super busy with life stuff and even managed to sneak in a trip to Phoenix to visit a dear friend and her new baby girl.  It is always fun to see good friends and hold a wee little baby.  I am always so amazed, talking with friends you’ve known forever and how the topics change but the understanding is always there.  It was…

Homemade Tortillas & Happy Mother’s Day

My daughter will be three this year, and still, Mother’s Day rolls around and I find myself shocked that I am a mom.  Now, not to say that I don’t feel so much joy and appreciation every day that this amazing little human made me a mom, but I think I am always wowed because I see so many moms being so amazing, that I am humbled to be in such company. Let’s, take a few…

Spaghetti Squash Frittata

You know that question about food and desert islands?  Like what would be the 2-3 foods you wouldn’t want to live without?  For me, eggs is totally one of them.   I could eat eggs any time of day, in all different ways.  It is not called the “incredible edible egg” for no reason! This is a great recipe for any get together, and comes perfectly in time for next weekend, which is Mother…

Fresh Watermelon Margaritas

Happy Cinco de Mayo everyone!  I just love when festive days fall on a Friday!  Today I have a fresh and simple cocktail that will be just what you need come happy hour.  Here in the southwest, margaritas are always on the menu, but this one is a favorite of mine that is only around when the weather gets hot and the watermelon is perfect! This recipe reminds me of sitting by the pool and enjoying family…