Recipe To Try: Apple, Basil, and Feta Flatbread

I had feta cheese for the first time this week when I had a feta cheese pasta salad… rotini noodles, tomatoes, cucumbers, feta cheese, black olives, olive oil, and chicken. Yum! Now I want more feta cheese! Enter this flatbread recipe that was just posted on A Beautiful Mess. I can’t wait to try it!


It’s A Holiday… Pardon Me As I Celebrate

Life update! I haven’t done one of these in awhile! First thing’s first: Of course, I celebrated my 23rd birthday last month with my two best friends (who flew all the way here from Kansas City for me). We decorated the birthday cake that my sweetums bought me, had dinner at Wildfire, and everyone gave me wonderful gifts!

Speaking of clothes that I haven’t had to buy… Continue reading

Bacon Obssession

In reference to today’s blog challenge topic… can somebody please explain to me the current obssession with bacon? I don’t get it. I mean bacon is okay, I like bacon for breakfast and in some of my burgers. But I’ve seen bacon toothpics, bacon maple syrup, bacon floss, bacon lip balm, bacon wallets, etc… (all of which sounds disgusting by the way), but I don’t understand what all the hubbub is about.

Do you know what the obssession is with bacon? Do you like bacon? Has bacon’s newfound popularity made you hate it now?

Double Chocolate Chip Cookies

These are my signature homemade cookies that I’ve been perfecting since high school. I don’t often make ready made cookies, because I get satisfaction out of saying I made mine from scratch (it was the only thing I knew how to make when all of my friends were making whole Thanksgiving dinners in high school… hahaha). All of my family and friends love em’… hope you do too!

Makes: 14 big cookies/19 small cookies Continue reading