cheesy quinoa burger

original source  I’ve jumped on the quinoa train just about a year ago now when my aunt made it for me when I went to visit her in Naples, Florida. And I loved it ever since. I usually make…

pre-thanksgiving fiesta

Last night, one of my oldest friends, Mary Alice, had me over for a little fiesta and reunion. We met playing on the same junior Olympic volleyball team sophomore year of high school. Even though we went to different high schools,…

chorizo soup with shiitake mushrooms & chickpeas

I love soup. I could easily eat soup everyday. I keep pinning all these amazing soup recipes but have yet to make any since I have yet to buy a soup pot in NYC. I guess that’s my own fault…

3 ingredient funfetti cookies

original source   Lately, I have been craving sweets after dinner. Every night. Last week, Steve’s brother came in town and we had him over for dinner – and once I saw these bad boys on Pinterest, I knew they…

nana’s birthday

After being gone for the better part of July, I was in serious need of some home cooked food… was also looking to be able to try some new recipes as well. It also just so happened to be my…