Toasted Pumpkin Seed Muffins

On a lazy morning there’s nothing better than baking homemade muffins for breakfast (and the smell of pumpkin in the air). These toasted pumpkin seed muffins are a favorite this time of year since it’s full of that pumpkin flavor. There are plenty of ways to make pumpkin muffins, but I kept it simple and just added toasted…

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Zucchini Apple Carrot Bread

Zucchini Apple Carrot Bread

It’s been seven months since I stopped eating meat and the three main foods that have been on consist rotation have been carrots, zucchini and apples. I actually never thought about mixing them all together as I usually opt for the casual combinations like carrots and hummus, apples and peanut butter, or grilled zucchini sandwiches. I…

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Blueberry Limeade, The way to my hart, cocktail

Blueberry Limeade

A refreshing fruit cocktail is the perfect way to end a warm summer night, in my opinion. This blueberry limeade recipe calls for only a few ingredients; blueberries and limes which are perfect to satisfy a sweet yet tangy craving. I was surprised at how easy it was to make and made a back up…

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Potato Party

Summer is all about starting up the grill or campfire, and as a child, a baked potato was my favorite thing to eat during my camping vacations. I was the usual salt, pepper, butter and a scoop if sour cream kind of girl. Since I’m a vegetarian now, I love finding or creating a few ideas…

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Margarita Cake, The way to my hart, Tequila, Cinco de Mayo

Margarita Cake

When Cinco de Mayo rolls around it usually gives me the biggest excuse to head out in search of the biggest margarita I can find. I bet you can spot me at Blockheads if you’re in NYC. I came across this Margarita Cake recipe and knew it would be perfect in celebration of Cinco de…

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Chicken Taco Cups, The way to my hart

Chicken Taco Cups

Last week, we headed into Williamsburg for a night of tacos, frozen margaritas, and the only place you can bull ride in Brooklyn. I recently saw Viva Toro featured in a reality TV show and immediately knew I wanted to check it out. The vibe and food surpassed my expectations, and now there’s talk of…

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The best banana bread, The way to my hart,

The Best Banana Bread

I find when I make banana bread, it’s rather difficult to not eat the whole loaf in one day. I can come up with so many excuses throughout the day to convince myself I need a slice from morning to night. I’m not the biggest fan of bananas in drinks or even eating it straight…

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Cinnamon Sugar Baked Donuts, Green, St. Patricks Day, Theme, Dessert, Healthy Choice, Sweets, The way to my Hart

Cinnamon Sugar Baked Donuts

I can’t resist eating something green in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day, so I decided to make these Cinnamon Sugar Baked Donuts (even if it’s only the sugar topping dyed green). Whether you enjoy them with a morning cup of coffee, or as snack to end the day with a cold beer, these baked donuts…

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Baked Eggs in Turkey Cups

The best start to my day is when I open the refrigerator and know exactly what to make.  Scrambled eggs is usually my go to, but lately I’ve been experimenting with my palette and branching into different techniques in preparing eggs. I mean, how many days can I eat scrambled eggs? I’ve seen this recipe…

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