Oatmeal Carrot and Butterscotch Cookies

Thursday, July 3rd, 2014
Oatmeal Carrot Butterscotch Cookies

Sometimes I crave really sweet, really chocolate-y cookies.  And other times the sweet tooth is not so strong, and I want something a little more “healthy”.  I love these Oatmeal Carrot Butterscotch cookies because they are the perfect amount of sweet (which means that I can eat more of them!) (more…)

Baked Salsa Verde Chicken Taquitos

Saturday, May 3rd, 2014

When we were in grad school, Matt and I would go through a whole costco boxes of frozen taquitos a week. I pretty sure we had them for dinner every other night. I stopped buying them a long time ago, but taquitos are still one of my favorite “mexican” dishes. Plain taquitos are great, but when they are fancied up with salsa verde and baked instead of fried…they are so much better! (more…)

Oreo Cheesecake

Friday, April 18th, 2014
Oreo Cheesecake

If you are familiar with this blog, you may have realized that I love “mini” foods.  Cupcakes, bite sized appetizers, individual cheesecakes…. (more…)

Avocado and Tomato Salad

Thursday, April 10th, 2014
Avocado Tomato Salad

Have you ever tried to grow an avocado tree?  As a kid, I would alway try.  There’s this special way to start it growing by propping up the avocado pit with toothpicks over a cup of water.  I would always get to the point where roots were growing, and then it would just go bad.  I’ve never been good with gardening.   (more…)