Chocolate-Dipped Coconut Almond Macaroons

Chocolate-Dipped Coconut Almond Macaroons

I have to be the biggest coconut fan on this planet. You name it, I love it-coconut cream pie, coconut shrimp, coconut ice cream, and the list can go on and on. Here is one of my...

Risotto with Porcini Mushrooms and Mascarpone

Risotto with Porcini Mushrooms and Mascarpone

This is my first attempt at making risotto and I recruited my husband Andrew to help. He was very skeptical that it would be worth the time involved for “a serving of rice” I was able to...

Almond and Chocolate Chunk Biscotti

Almond and Chocolate Chunk Biscotti

Crunchy biscotti loaded with rich chocolate chunks and almonds. The other day my husband and I stopped at Starbucks after a morning bike ride. He ordered his usual black coffee and I got my favorite, carmel macchiato....

pineapple sherbet

Pineapple Sherbet

Summer is my favorite time of the year. I love the warm weather, the seasonal fruits and vegetables, and how long the days are. If it was summer year round-I would not complain! Pineapple is one of...

Cappuccino Muffins

Cappuccino Muffins

These amazing Cappuccino Muffins make waking up for work so much easier! I personally don’t like coffee unless it has lots of milk, sugar, whipped cream, and caramel syrup. My husband on the other hand, drinks his...

Cheesecake Brownies

Cheesecake Brownies

Two of my favorite desserts come together to create a decadent super brownie! I love cheesecake, it has to be one of my favorite desserts ever! Brownies come in at a close second, so in my mind, this...

grilled chicken with peach and pepper salsa

Grilled Chicken with Peach and Apple Salsa

Grilled Chicken with Peach and Apple Salsa is one of my favorite dishes to create this time of year. Walking through the grocery store this past weekend I couldn’t help but notice the enormous, brightly colored peaches....