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…

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…

Best local spots in Augusta, Ga.

I have compiled a list of my favorite places in Augusta and the surrounding areas and made a perfect day out list! I love local restaurants, stores and businesses in general. It’s nice to see hard working people and supporting them makes me feel like I’m helping their lives just a little. Of course there…

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…

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…

Market on the River

Happy Monday! Let me tell you guys, I had a great weekend with my fiance! Saturday morning we went down to the Market on the River and ate a bunch of food. If you’re ever in Augusta, Georgia and you have nothing to do on a Saturday morning you must go to the Augusta Market…

Parmesan and Rosemary Homemade Popcorn 

I’ve never been that big a fan of popcorn but when I started to eat healthy I was looking into healthy snacks and guess what…. homemade popcorn is awesome. It provides fiber, whole grains and antioxidants. I will make a little ziploc bag full of popcorn without any salt or anything on it and it…