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Foods for the Soul
Strawberry Banana Poppy Seed Muffins

Sep 21, 2014
Strawberry Banana Poppy Seed Muffins

An easy recipe for soft & tender fruit-filled muffins. Although secretly skinny & healthy, they actually taste like cupcakes—for breakfast!     This past Wednesday evening, my mom and I lounged on two of the comfy chairs in the family room. With the TV turned off and our pups quietly chewing on bones, we...

Foods for the Soul
Oreo & Pumpkin Pudding Parfaits

Sep 19, 2014
Oreo & Pumpkin Pudding Parfaits

A simple recipe for elegant fall-flavored layered desserts. They taste like pumpkin pie in a glass—with chocolate cookies too!     Last March, my sweet friend Dorothy from Crazy for Crust invited a few of us food bloggers over to her house for an afternoon of fun, laughter, and lots of sweet treats. We all...

Vegetarianized
Corned Bean Mash

Sep 18, 2014


Foods for the Soul
Dark Chocolate Pomegranate Truffles

Sep 17, 2014
Dark Chocolate Pomegranate Truffles

Extremely rich dark chocolate truffles filled with fresh pomegranate arils. So simple to make & actually healthy too!     I treat grocery shopping the same way many girls approach the mall. I slowly wander up and down the aisles, frequently pausing to inspect the items on the shelves. I’ll hold a package of...

Foods for the Soul
Banana Gingerbread Muffins

Sep 16, 2014
Banana Gingerbread Muffins

An easy recipe for spicy gingerbread muffins topped with sweet slices of banana. The epitome of cozy fall flavors—yet still secretly skinny!     Once or twice a month, my dad drives across town to cook with my grandma. He stops by Trader Joe’s on the way and picks up a few bags of...

Foods for the Soul
Maple Pumpkin Scones

Sep 13, 2014
Maple Pumpkin Scones

An easy recipe for fall-flavored breakfast pastries. Soft on the inside with a light crust on the outside, they’re positively irresistible—and secretly skinny too!     Just over two weeks ago, my parents brought home a new puppy, a cute little golden retriever boy. He’s super fluffy, full of energy, and always nibbling! Sometimes...

Foods for the Soul
Skinny Slow Cooker Chocolate Fudge Cake

Sep 11, 2014
Skinny Slow Cooker Chocolate Fudge Cake

An easy recipe for chocolate fudge cake made from scratch in the slow cooker. Seriously rich & decadent—no one ever guesses it’s lightened up!     At BlogHer Food in Miami this past May, multiple brands sponsored the Conference and set up booths in the wide hallway between the grand breakfast hall and smaller...

Petite Panettiere
Garden Fresh Tomato Cornmeal Cobbler

Sep 10, 2014
Garden Fresh Tomato Cornmeal Cobbler




While visiting with my grandparents, we shared a few homemade dishes created around fresh produce from my grandmother's overgrown jungle of a vegetable garden.


Along with a garden fresh tomato salad, we enjoyed this cornmeal cobbler-topped fresh cherry tomato and onion dish. Made with garbanzo...

Foods for the Soul
Skinny Chai Frappuccino (Starbucks Copycat)

Skinny Chai Frappuccino (Starbucks Copycat)

A super easy recipe for a refreshing & healthy cinnamon-spiced drink. Save time & money by making your own at home!     Every weekday, my mom sets an alarm for 4:30 am. She rises before the sun, pulls on running shoes, and pounds the pavement in the dark and quiet calm of the...

Cavegrrl
Farm to Fork Wine Dinner Series: Sienna Restaurant Featuring Cakebread Wines

Sep 7, 2014
Farm to Fork Wine Dinner Series: Sienna Restaurant Featuring Cakebread Wines

  Just look at that line up! Those bottles of Cakebread Cellars were the wines featured at Sienna Restaurant’s latest wine dinner last Thursday. Andy and I were excited to attend this dinner because we are big fans of Cakebread, especially their Reserve Chardonnay. Pictured below is the menu for the evening, kudos to...

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