PREGNANCY: MY FIRST TRIMESTER

I’m pregnant! The past few months have been beyond exciting for Justin and me. We are overjoyed to welcome Baby Costa this March! I already feel like I have learned SO MUCH about pregnancy and I’m excited to share everything about the first trimester with you here. I want to take a pause to acknowledge […]

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SHEET PAN BAKED LEMON SALMON

​The following content is intended for readers who are 21 or older. This shop has been compensated by Inmar Intelligence. All opinions are mine alone. #StellaArtoisPartner #StellaArtois #StellaArtoisRecipe​ One of my favorite meals to cook for entertaining is a sheet pan dinner! They are so easy to throw together and I love that the main […]

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VEGAN ITALIAN PASTA SALAD

As per special request, today I whipped up a big bowl of vegan Italian pasta salad featuring my homemade Italian dressing. This version includes only vegetables and pasta, whereas the classic includes mozarella and salami. Mostly because I didn’t have those ingredients in my kitchen! We also didn’t have Italian dressing… so I made my […]

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ROASTED RED PEPPER DEVILED EGGS

Hard boiled eggs meet my favorite roasted red pepper dip. Hard boiled eggs have never been an easy pursuit for me. It takes me at least two rounds to gather a few successfully hard-boiled ones. Here are my top tips for hard-boiling: I make sure there’s plenty of water in the pot, enough to cover […]

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CHOCOLATE CHERRY MUFFINS

Muffins for breakfast always sound like a good idea. These chocolate cherry muffins were inspired by a ‘clean out the freezer’ day! To be quite honest, we needed to make some room for more ice cream and a big ole’ bag of frozen cherries was taking up way too much space. The idea of cherry […]

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WHAT I’M LOVING LATELY // JULY 2020

It’s July and summertime is in full-swing here in Dallas. It feels like 100°F out and iced coffee melts into watery cold coffee quickly. You might be able to fry an egg on the sidewalk if you so desired. So what am I loving lately? Sourdough. Who isn’t? It’s a craze since quarantine started and […]

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