Pistachio Fig Goat Cheese Ball

This Pistachio Fig Goat Cheese Ball is perfect for snacking and entertaining.

My man is leaving on tour soon, which means he is requesting I make all his favorite snacks and foods while he’s still home. The picture above being one of them. Have you ever tried a Pistachio Fig Goat Cheese Ball? It’s kinda the perfect Continue reading

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Vegetable Enchilada Casserole

Vegetable Enchilada Casserole is a vegetarian dream come true. Meatless MexicanI’m gonna share my Vegetable Enchilada Casserole recipe with you, but first let me say this: By nature I am a social butterfly…Put me in a room with complete strangers and we will be pals within 5 minutes.  Any of my closest friends will tell you I am a chatterbox.  Yes, I’m the girl that talks to the ticket taker at the movie Continue reading

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How To Make Vegan / Vegetarian Tamales

This recipe will show you how to make vegan tamales and vegetarian tamales too. I’ve been a vegetarian for over 3 years now. I remember when I first decided to go meatless some of my closest friends snickered at me and called my new diet ‘hipster’ or ‘trendy.’  I didn’t understand the aggression. In fact, vegetarianism wasn’t new to me at the time. Continue reading

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Unbelievably Delicious Fruitcake For The Holidays

Unbelievably delicious fruitcake that has a gingerbread aftertaste! YUMIf you’re going to post a fruitcake recipe, then make sure it’s an out-of-this-world- unbelievably delicious fruitcake recipe… if not, why bother. I’ve taken a little break Continue reading

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Easy Sugared Cranberries

 

easy sugared cranberries are perfect to use as a garnish

I’m that girl, the one that likes sparkly fruit for the top of cakes or to eat by the handful or to simply put in a bowl to use as garnish where needed. Well let’s face it the holidays are not complete without sugared cranberries. We all need a solution to bring easy sugared cranberries to life. I got it and I’m sharing it with you. Continue reading

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Find Flatout Bread With FlatoutFinder.com

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Flatout Flatbread. All opinions are my own.

In the world of trying to eat right, Flatout Flatbread and I have become fast pals. I’m sure you’ve noticed my #FlatoutLove expressed throughout my blog and social media channels alike. A few months ago I had the pleasure of working on the above Continue reading

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Indiana Jones Snake Cookies For The Hollywood Bowl Screening!

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Allied Contigo. All opinions and recipe are 100% my own.

Indiana Jones Snake Cookies for The Hollywood Bowl Raiders Of The Lost Ark screening

I’ve lived in City Terrace / East Los Angeles my whole life and never have I seen advertisement for any form of art/entertainment hanging from street banners the way you do in areas west of downtown. For the first time ever Hollywood Bowl has taken the lead in advertising the arts in a predominantly latino neighborhood, and I Continue reading

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2017 Hollywood Bowl Season Line Up And My Almond Cherry Crumb Cake!

Almond cherry crumb cake

It’s easy for me to say that the Hollywood Bowl is my favorite venue in all of Los Angeles to enjoy a performance. It’s one of those places where it really encompasses the energy of the city and allows a spectacular platform for the arts. In addition to it being under the stars and having amazing sound, I LOVE THE FACT THAT YOU CAN BRING IN FOOD and have your very own picnic. Yes, the Hollywood Bowl is Continue reading

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Olive Oil Pistachio Buttercream Berry Cake

An overhead shot of my olive oil pistachio buttercream berry cake.

This whole cake craze started back in March, 2017.  My cousin had given me an Amazon gift card as an early birthday present and right away I searched for a 9 inch round, 3 inch tall cake pan.  I had been flirting with the idea of making a tall single Continue reading

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Strawberry Chocolate Chip Almond Loaf

Strawberry Chocolate Chip Almond Loaf is simple to make and even better to eat.

I’ve been seeing loaf cakes all over my IG feed lately and it got me thinking about how ridiculously easy they are to make. Not only that, there is something especially comforting about having a freshly made loaf cake in the house to enjoy with a late  Continue reading

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