July 2018

Chocolate Caramel Crunch Ice Cream Bars.
July 31, 2018
Chocolate Caramel Crunch Ice Cream Bars.

Chocolate Caramel Crunch Ice Cream Bars. Homemade salted caramel, mixed with Chex cereal, layered with vanilla ice cream, and dipped in chocolate. These are the ultimate summer ice cream bar. They’re super easy to make, extra sweet, crunchy, cool, and delicious. Big summer bonus? These are no cook and require zero oven time. It’s crazy, […]

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Chipotle Shrimp Cobb Salad with Jalapeño Corn Vinaigrette.
July 30, 2018
Chipotle Shrimp Cobb Salad with Jalapeño Corn Vinaigrette.

Chipotle Shrimp Cobb Salad with Jalapeño Corn Vinaigrette. My goal in life? Never another boring salad. And trust me, this salad is anything but boring. Spicy chipotle shrimp, cherry tomatoes, bacon, summer nectarines, avocado, and the most delicious sweet corn vinaigrette. Eating salad just got so much more exciting! Oh Mondays, I feel like you […]

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Nine Favorite Things.
July 29, 2018
Nine Favorite Things.

Thanks for joining me for another Nine Favorite Things post. Hey, hi! I am back again today sharing my weekly favorites! This past (note that instead of past I actually wrote out pasta…) week seemed so long, yet it also flew by. I spent a good amount of my days in the kitchen, and a […]

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Blackberry Ruffled Milk Pie.
July 27, 2018
Blackberry Ruffled Milk Pie.

Blackberry Ruffled Milk Pie. Have you heard of ruffled milk pie? It’s a sweet Greek pie made with phyllo dough, milk, sugar, eggs, and a touch of vanilla. It’s very simple and very pretty. My version includes fresh blackberries and it could not be more delicious! Happy Friday! Hard to believe that it’s the last […]

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Fresh Fig, Prosciutto, and Arugula Salad with Cherry Tomato Vinaigrette.
July 26, 2018
Fresh Fig, Prosciutto, and Arugula Salad with Cherry Tomato Vinaigrette.

Fresh Fig, Prosciutto, and Arugula Salad with Cherry Tomato Vinaigrette. Summer salads are the BEST, and this one is so simple, yet so good. Fresh figs, arugula, basil, prosciutto, and burrata cheese, tossed with a delicious cherry tomato vinaigrette. Simple, delicious, and so perfect for summer! Hey, hi and happy (super simple) Thursday! I just […]

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One Pan Zucchini and 3 Cheese Lasagna.
July 25, 2018
One Pan Zucchini and 3 Cheese Lasagna.

One Pan Zucchini and 3 Cheese Lasagna. Also known as my go-to summer lasagna. Made with fresh tomatoes, plenty of zucchini, garden herbs, and a mix of fresh ricotta, mozzarella, and parmesan cheese. This one pan dinner is ready within an hour, and is the perfect way to use up all that summer zucchini! One […]

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6 Ingredient No Bake Chocolate Chip Cookies.
July 24, 2018
6 Ingredient No Bake Chocolate Chip Cookies.

6 Ingredient No Bake Chocolate Chip Cookies. Oh my gosh. These cookies!! I love them. They are 100% vegan, made with six very simple ingredients, free of added sugar, loaded with chocolate, beyond delicious, and require no cooking. In just 20 mins you’ll have a sweet treat perfect for any day of the week. Today […]

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Honey, Peach, and Brie Panini with Bacon Butter.
July 23, 2018
Honey, Peach, and Brie Panini with Bacon Butter.

Honey, Peach, and Brie Panini with Bacon Butter. Salty, savory, sweet, and all kinds of deliciousness. Bacon butter spread onto sourdough bread with sweet peaches and melty Brie cheese then drizzled with honey…all together in one warm sandwich that’s dangerously good. This is not your average panini! As you can see, this summer’s peach obsession […]

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Nine Favorite Things.
July 22, 2018
Nine Favorite Things.

Thanks for joining me for another Nine Favorite Things post. {the sweetest plums from the market} When I sat down to write this post, I literally thought to myself “what the heck am I going to talk about today”. Some people think that the life of a blogger must be somewhat glamorous and exciting. And […]

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Sweet Peach Rose Tart.
July 20, 2018
Sweet Peach Rose Tart.

Sweet Peach Rose Tart. Have you ever seen such a pretty tart?! It’s made using puff pastry, sweet honey, and lots of fresh peaches, nectarines, and plums. It might look hard to create, but it’s really not as tricky as you may think. Plus any extra effort is totally worth it, because not only is […]

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Skillet Balsamic Peach Pork Chops with Feta and Basil.
July 19, 2018
Skillet Balsamic Peach Pork Chops with Feta and Basil.

Skillet Balsamic Peach Pork Chops with Feta and Basil. Summer in a skillet and SO GOOD. These pork chops are pan seared and cooked with balsamic vinegar and fresh peaches to create the perfect sweet and savory combo. Best part? This skillet dinner is made with less than 10 ingredients and is ready in under […]

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Marinated Veggie Cheese Sandwich with Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto.
July 18, 2018
Marinated Veggie Cheese Sandwich with Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto.

Marinated Veggie Cheese Sandwich with Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto. Better known as the best veggie cheese sandwich around. Grilled summer vegetables marinated in fresh herbs and spices, two kinds of cheese, homemade sun-dried tomato pesto, all sandwiched between crusty grilled ciabatta. Honestly, this sandwich is the best! If you follow along on Instagram, then you know […]

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Currently Happening on Instagram.

  • (healthy) Chipotle Chicken Sweet Potato Skins. Kind of like cheesy nachos, but instead of chips, we’re substituting crisp sweet potatoes. And? It's very good. Think crisp on the outside, soft on the inside. Stuffed with sweet and spicy chipotle chicken and finished with cheddar cheese...balanced. Perfect any night of the week dinner. Bonus? The leftovers are pretty delicious for lunch. Shared the recipe on HBH this week - linked in profile. #eeeeeats #f52grams #sweetpotatoes #fallfood #eatingfortheinsta
  • Not even October, but I'm 100% ready for Halloween. Sooo my Saturday night plans? The "Black Widow Smash" (blackberries, rosemary, lemon, a couple dashes of orange bitters, tequila, and topped off with sparkling water...spooky, but GOOD) and a Halloween movie marathon. But what's your favorite?? Harry Potter and Hocus Pocus are my top 2 ⚡️Grab the recipe link in my profile👻 #spookycocktailsaturday #Halloween
  • Chai Spiced Apple Ricotta Galette. I know everyone is already onto pumpkin everything, BUT I'm embracing apple season. Enter the this apple galette --> flaky pastry + ricotta cheese (promise it's not weird, but actually so good) + honeycrisp apples (the best), and chai spiced maple syrup (which is addicting). It's EASY. It's DELICIOUS. And you should enjoy with ice cream on top. Obviously. Late night Friday dessert? Saturday afternoon baking? Doesn't matter just make this one soon. Shared the recipe on HBH today (linked in profile). PS. thinking about making this on my stories, should I?? #f52grams #buzzfeast #autumnrecipes #fall #CLkitchen
  • Weeknight 30 Minute Coconut Curry Chicken Meatballs…with spicy mango salsa. Not your average bowl of meatballs, but better? Just depends on what kind of mood you are in. BUT if you are looking for a cozy curry, this one is GOOD --> pantry ingredients + 30 minutes + super simple. It's creamy, saucy, a touch spicy and it's even pretty healthy too. So basically you can't go wrong with this bowl of curry. Grab the full recipe below. ...
Add 1 pound ground chicken chicken, 2 green onions, 1 garlic, 1 tsp Worcestershire, and a pinch each of salt and pepper to a bowl. Mix. Coat your hands with a bit of oil, and roll the meat into tablespoon-size balls (will make 15-20). Place on baking sheet. Bake at 450 for 15 minutes or until the meatballs are crisp and cooked through.Heat 2 tbs sesame oil in a large skillet. Add the 2 shallots, 2 bell peppers, and 1 inch fresh ginger, grated. Cook 5-8 minutes. Season with salt and pepper. Stir in 2-3 tbs Thai red curry paste. Add 1 (14oz) can coconut milk, 2 tbs soy sauce, and 1 tbs fish sauce. Bring the mixture to a boil, add the meatballs and cook until the sauce thickens slightly. Remove from the heat and stir a handful fresh cilantro or basil.spicy lime mango
1 mango, diced
1 jalapeńo, seeded and chopped
juice and zest from 1 lime
Combine in a bowl.
Serve the meatballs and sauce over bowls of rice topped with toasted coconut + spicy mango. Eat and enjoy :) #eatingfortheinsta #feedfeed #instayum #curry #recipevideo