the happy chocolate shake

The Happy Chocolate Shake

The happy chocolate shake, this milkshake is absolutely amazing! The other night we were craving a milkshake and of course it had to be as chocolatey as possible because my husband obviously loves chocolate!
its sandwich time

It’s Sandwich Time!

I enjoy going on picnics and these sandwiches always end up in my basket. They are so simple to make, but they definitely have a gourmet feel. I always buy more prosciutto than I need...
chicken in salsa verde

Chicken in Salsa Verde

I don’t know about you but I love salsa verde. I like to think of it as salsa’s edgier relative. This is a great way to prepare boneless skinless chicken breast. I always have to wrack my brain in finding new ways to prepare it. If you like…
homemade pizza party

Homemade Pizza Party

Homemade pizza party! Since I can remember Friday has always been pizza night. About two years ago in our house we decided to make our own pizza. What I enjoy the most is that you can create your own pizza. I cheat a little and buy the dough…
cilantro rice

Cilantro Rice

Cilantro rice is so good it can be eaten alone or as an accompaniment to pretty much anything you’d like for example fish, chicken or even inside a burrito. Cilantro is one of my favorite herbs, it is inexpensive and so tasty and wonderful…
light chocolate mousse

Light Chocolate Mousse

I try very hard to watch what I eat during the week. This light chocolate mousse satisfies my sweet craving while still remaining guilt free. It is also the easiest dessert I have ever made. You can customize this with your favorite pudding…
my favorite mac and cheese

My Favorite Mac and Cheese

My Favorite Mac and Cheese. One of my favorite dishes is macaroni and cheese but I have struggled in the past finding a recipe that I love. This past weekend when asked to bring macaroni and cheese to a family gathering I knew I had to make…
yummy chocolate chip cookies

Yummy Chocolate Chip Cookies

I can’t get enough of these yummy chocolate chip cookies. Every time I take the cookies out of the oven I realize I pulled out my cooling racks for absolutely no reason. They never seem to make it past the cookie sheet in my house, perhaps…
fathers day breakfast

Father’s Day Breakfast

I can’t think of a better way to show someone you care than by preparing a delicious meal. That is exactly what I did for my Dad, he was in heaven. I made a frittata, french toast, guava and cream cheese filled croissants and a berry yogurt parfait...