Clean Eating Apple Crisp Recipe

A delectable, finger licking dessert to leave you wanting more without feeling guilty. Sugar has always been my weakness. The ying to my yang, the cheech to my chong, the leaf to my tree! I simply cannot grow big solid bones without dessert. As I have attempted to persuade myself of such ideas, my tummy quickly…

Spicy Carrot Soup

There is absolutely nothing that makes me feel like I am completely satiated and leaning out at the same time. This week I had decided to give myself a smooth nutritional jumpstart to weight loss after having a summer of over-indulgence. Although, I am a hungry girl. Weight loss does not always meet the selfish…

Creamy Butternut Squash & Apple Soup

  Fall is here! I am feeling it this year. The prettiest season of the year! The leaves are falling, Pop-up Halloween shops are open, and the root vegetables and apples are all on sale! I am head over heels with butternut squash, I should create a butternut sauce or dip and dip everything in…

Baked Arancini di Leftover Risotto

I cannot hide my cravings for the life of me. This week I was seriously craving for some flavor packed arancini on a bed of authentic Italian Tomato sauce. With a bit of determination, elbow grease and some love in the kitchen, I was able to satisfy my appetite. I don’t know about you but…

From Sweaty to Ready: Maintaining Good Hair and a Fitness Schedule

Keeping up with a healthy routine involves lot of preparation, mental angst, self-discipline and of course sacrifices. Maintaining your hairstyle and going to a gym can become a dilemma for many. You’ve either paid for it or it has likely consumed quite some time to get it looking as good as it does. Furthermore, it takes even more effort…

Brown Rice Mushroom Risotto

Many of our most favorite comfort dishes involve rice. Internationally, rice is served as both a main and side dish. The Caribbean’s infamous rice and beans, the Mediterranean’s Paella, and of course, Italy’s Risotto. I have made a fairly simple risotto using the ingredients you likely already have in your pantry and vegetable crisper. Making…

The Hype about Neapolitan Sauce + Recipe

Have you ever eaten a Neapolitan or Margherita Pizza in a real Italian restaurant and ask yourself why their sauce taste so pure, natural with a flavor so distinct? I have and I did every time I tasted that sauce, I knew that someone in the kitchen of that restaurant really knows what their doing…