Lightly Sweet & Simple Banana Bread

I was in the kitchen making brownies (don’t worry – I’ve got that recipe written down, too!), and realized I still needed to get this tasty gluten-free, refined sugar-free banana bread posted up for you guys! I’ve remade this one several times now, making sure that I’ve got the ratios just right for a moist…

Sourdough Magic

A fresh, warm-out-of-the-oven slice of homemade sourdough is one of the most absolutely wonderful things, especially when smothered in delicious butter, and sprinkled with a few shakes of sea salt.   While the majority of my “pictures of food” posts are tied to recipes, this isn’t really one of them. More so, I’d call this…

Spinach & Parmesan Breakfast Cups

Despite our lease not being up until the end of November, I – in my most questioner of ways – began researching new apartments in the area early. I needed to know what places had the best combination of our non-negotiable amenities (yes, gas heat/cooking is a non-negotiable), and I needed to start looking before…

Maple-Glazed Oatmeal Spice Cookies

The spiced goodness of a warm, fresh from the oven oatmeal cookie is one of my favorite things. I love the way their deliciously cinnamon aroma fills the house as they bake. They also make a perfect holiday cookie to share. A lot of my gifts this season were of the homemade-cookie variety. The week before Christmas I made…

Crunchy Chocolate Candy Bites

I love chocolate. Like, seriously. Love chocolate. I think it’s safe to say I’m pretty much always trying to figure out new ways to enjoy it. And since dark chocolate has a nice list of health benefits and antioxidant properties, it’s not something I feel the least bit guilty enjoying – even on the reset. 100% dark chocolate…