My Favorite Recipes

Caramel Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars on Whisk Together
Roasted Butternut Squash Lasagna_3 on WT
Lasagna Soup_6 on Whisk Together
Cheesey Spaghetti Squash and Spinach on WT
trail mix barsCR
Apple Cream Cheese Cake_1CR

Recent Posts

Trail Mix Cookies at Whisk Together

Granola Cookies

  This is my biggest pet peeve with recipes and Martha Stewart does this a LOT.  Her first instruction in cookies (and some other recipes) is #1 preheat to oven to 350 degrees.  And then by step 3, you are told to put the dough in the oven for an hour or MORE.  Like seriously?! […]

Black Bean Soup_1 on Whisk Together

15 Minutes to Black Bean Soup

  Howdy!  We’ve been cleaning up the pantry and trying to eat as much as we can from it.  Since we’re moving this week, I didn’t want to have to lug extra groceries to and from the apartment to the house.  Here is a recipe I came up with that uses all the canned black […]

Mango Lassi at Whisk Together

Mango Lassi

  Book Update:  I took ALL my books back to the library!  We move next week!  I already found a school library book from last May under our dining table.  Oy vey. Recipe:  A lassi is a yogurt based drink mainly found in India, Pakistan and Bangladesh.  Feel free to substitute the mango for another […]

Chalkboard Coasters_8 on Whisk Together

Chalkboard Coasters

  Okay, so I finally joined the chalkboard bandwagon.  I like how these are so cheap and functional.  We purchased the white 4×4″ tiles from Lowe’s Hardware store for 2 cents each on clearance.  (Except for the first batch I purchased in August – those were 15 cents each.  Exact same thing.)  Though, they do […]

Lime Cupcakes_6 on Whisk Together

Lime Cupcakes and

Book Update:  Here is a list of books I’ve read so far this summer. Contagious: Why Things Catch On by Jonah Berger: Ever wonder why certain youtube videos go viral?  Or why some companies make the choices they do?  This book explains a lot and explains how things that are contagious belong to one or […]

Darth Vader Cookies_1 on Whisk Together

Chocolate Cut-out Cookies and

Fitness Update:  So ever since I did my post on exercising and losing weight, I have been trying different free youtube fitness workouts.  Now, I require them to be a full workout and something I can do without much thinking.  Fitness Blender definitely fits the bill.  I love their very down to earth manner.  They […]