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…

A Weekend in Columbus, Ga.

This past weekend, Jacob left me for Ranger School. Although this isn’t the happiest moment for me, I am proud of him and I just can’t wait to see him again. In preparation for Ranger School, Jacob and I ate…. A LOT. Here are some of the places we visited. Coffee Shops: Iron Bank Coffee…

2019 – A Year to be Better

Happy New Year! I have taken a tiny hiatus because I was spending some quality time with my fiance (it was amazing). But now school is starting back up and it’s time to get back into the rhythm of things. Now, I’m not one to make resolutions but there are some things that I have…

How to have an epic Christmas party!

I have ALWAYS wanted to be apart of all types of parties, such as costume parties, Christmas parties, New Years parties and everything in between. Well this year I decided that my family will  host their first annual Christmas party and I am so excited! Our party of course was centered around having a lot…

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…

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…

Local Coffee Shops

I have recently come to love local coffee shops and thankfully a new one opened near by! Ubora Coffee Roasters is located in downtown Augusta, Georgia and this place is amazing. It is a veteran owned business that is quickly making Augustans fall in love. The vibe of the place is amazing, the workers were…

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…