Coconut & Almond Brownies

Happy Tuesday! Everyone loves brownies so I was actually pretty excited to make these. I was drawn to the coconut and almond, and it did not disappoint. These will definitely be a crowd-pleaser. They’re easy and so fun to make! Ingredients: 10 ounces of chopped bittersweet chocolate 3/4 cup of unsalted butter (1 and 1/2…

Guava & Cheese Pastries

Hello Everyone! I hope you all are having an amazing day. I am going to share with you the EASIEST and best dessert recipe there is. Growing up in South Florida I have been blessed to be surrounded by amazing food and all kinds of food. From Authentic Italian grocery stores & restaurants to amazing…

Lentil & Pasta Soup

Hello everyone! Today I am sharing a new soup recipe with you all. It was so much better than I thought it would be. It’s rainy here and the perfect time for a warm, hearty bowl of soup.   Ingredients: 6 tablespoons of olive oil 1/2 white onion 4 tablespoons of minced garlic 2 tablespoons…

Chocolate & Strawberry Brownie Thumbprints

Hello and happy almost Valentine’s Day! As most of you know, I love baking, and most of my blog is comprised of dessert recipes. Well, guess what, I have another one for you guys. Chocolate strawberry thumbprints! These are so easy to make, delicious and super cute for Valentine’s Day. Ingredients: For the brownies: 6…

Homemade Poptarts

Yes, I finally did it! I don’t know why but I have always wanted to make poptarts (I don’t even like the store bought ones that much!) Well, anyway, I finally made them and they turned out amazing. This recipe will make 9+ poptarts, depending on how big or small you make them. It took…

Harvest Salad

Let me tell you a little secret about myself….. I hate salad. I think this hatred stems from people thinking that I should love them. I was a vegetarian for about 2 and 1/2 years and I refused to base my food intake around this dish. My mother always talked so much crap! “How can…

Dulce de Leche Bars

Another dessert?? Yes! We are getting so prepared for this Christmas party and eating all the sweets and this dessert is just that, sweet!  If you’re looking for a unique sweet that’ll make everyone fall in love then you have definitely come to the right place! Ingredients: 2 & 1/2 cup of unbleached flour 1…

Coconut and white chocolate cookies

In preparation for our upcoming Christmas party, my sister and I have been practicing making cookies. Yes, we need to practice. I am in no way a strong baker, honestly I’m more likely to burn the cookies than to make anything edible. But lo and behold! A super simple recipe that is fail proof! The…

Making Healthy Fun

Happy Tuesday! As I described in my last post, I had an amazing weekend. Typically my fiance and I like to cook new foods together and this weekend was no different. We wanted something simple but tasty. I bought butternut squash last week because I wanted to start incorporating that in my diet more especially…

Peanut Butter Covered Pretzels

Yes! Yes! Yes! This is so easy, so messy and just super fun to make. All you need is: Mini pretzels Peanut butter White chocolate chips Semi-sweet chocolate chips Coconut oil I’ve looked up recipes for this and several said to microwave the chocolate but let me tell you DO NOT DO THIS. It’s just…