4-Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies

Few linguistic pairings catch the eye of a sugar-holic on a shoestring budget quicker than  4-Ingredient + Cookie. No sooner was I on my 249-thousandth mindless Facebook thumb-scroll of the weekend than Southern Living's 4-Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookie video caught my cookie-craving eye, and my apron strings were tied. "4? That's it? We'll see." My ever-the-inner-skeptic questioned. "To … Continue reading 4-Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies

Autumn Indulgences: my 4 c’s

“I love fall.” –The thread uniting basic white girls across America the moment temperatures dip just low enough to bust out a blanket scarf and snap a story sipping pumpkin spiced anything logo'd with the green mermaid stamp of approval . Truth: I am not immune to this sentiment. There’s a reason it’s so wildly and mockably popular! Fall is terrific. To me, it’s … Continue reading Autumn Indulgences: my 4 c’s

Summertime Slowcooker Heaven: Caribbean Jerk Chicken Sliders + Mango Salsa

Connotations associated with slow-cookers rarely include summertime. Our slow-cooker is generally reserved for warm soups, meaty chili, and hearty roasted veggies –not food I want to eat when it feels like the surface of the sun outside. But one of the last things I've felt like doing with these extra hours of sunshine lately has been working up a sweat … Continue reading Summertime Slowcooker Heaven: Caribbean Jerk Chicken Sliders + Mango Salsa

Valentine’s Treat: Low-Cal Strawberry Cheesecake Bites

Just when I feel myself bouncing back from the comfort food marathon of the holidays (or rather finally not bouncing every time I take a step anymore), Cupid stocks the grocery aisles with irresistible Little Debbie heart cakes and masses of chocolate. For a holiday that pulls so much focus on looking glamorous for the big date night, … Continue reading Valentine’s Treat: Low-Cal Strawberry Cheesecake Bites