Simple Strawberry Smoothie

In the spirit of Valentine's Day, I concocted this very easy, very tasty, and very healthy strawberry smoothie. With just four ingredients, and minimal sugar, it's a great way to say I love you to your body. Plus, the color is just bright and cheerful ♥   Ingredients: 1 cup sliced strawberries 1 cup milk … Continue reading Simple Strawberry Smoothie

Vegetarian Lasagna (with fresh pasta!)

I think it's safe to say that I make a lot of Italian food in my house. It's what I was raised on and the first type of cuisine I learned how to cook, thanks to my mom. I find many people have a specific style of cooking, a style they gravitate toward when presented … Continue reading Vegetarian Lasagna (with fresh pasta!)

Cheesy Broccoli Carrot Soup

Happy new year, friends! After weeks of eating what feels like straight-up sugar, and drinking more than I care to admit, it's time for a healthy reset. One of my goals for January is to cook healthier meals at home, with a focus on increasing veggie intake. And this soup is just the ticket.   … Continue reading Cheesy Broccoli Carrot Soup

Double Chocolate Mint Cookies

Mint and chocolate naturally go together during the holidays. These cookies are so festive and scream Christmas the moment you take a bite. You have double the chocolate with cocoa powder and chocolate chips, plus mint coming through within the cookies, and with the crushed candy canes on top. My guy, who may be the … Continue reading Double Chocolate Mint Cookies