GastroFest 2017

gastrofest 2017

Hi friends! We don’t have a recipe for you today, but we did have an awesome experience at a local food festival we wanted to share with you. Jacksonville peeps, listen up! The best Jacksonville restaurants were out in full force on Saturday, offering sample size portions of a wide variety of foods.   The

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Whole Grain Banana Walnut Bread

whole grain banana walnut bread

Hi everyone! Back to work tomorrow after a fun 3 day weekend! It’s a funny thing to say, but one of my favorite things about days off work is that I don’t have to pack any breakfast, lunch or snacks. It’s so hard to decide what to pack the night before, and it’s so easy

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Crock Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup

crock pot chicken tortilla soup

Happy New Year everyone! I don’t know about you, but to me, this holiday season flew by in the blink of an eye! Hard to believe we are already a week and a half in to 2017. JP (the husband) and I started 2017 freezing in a tent, but had a ton of fun. Not

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Egg & Cheddar Breakfast Bake

egg cheddar breakfast bake

Christmas is coming, the goose is getting fat! Please put a penny in the old man’s hat! I just love that old nursery rhyme- it always pops into my head around this time of year! I know I am certainly not alone in loving this season, but you really just can’t get the smile off

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Parmesan Beef Meatballs

parmesan beef meatballs

Parmesan Beef Meatballs recipe. Delicious lean beef meatballs flavored with parmesan and herbs that are quick, easy to make, and even easier to eat! I’m a creature of habit. Wake up, go to work, hang out with my cat (and husband), go to the gym (maybe), make dinner, make lunches, fold laundry, read, sleep 💤 …..anddd repeat.

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Sweet & Salty Chex Mix

sweet and salty chex mix

Sweet and Salty Chex Mix Recipe. A sweet and salty Chex party mix perfect for your upcoming Halloween festivities! It’s almost here! Just a few more days until the spookiest day of the year. Gotta be honest, Halloween is probably my least favorite holiday (sorry Lauren!). I truly hate being scared. I don’t like horror

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Pumpkin Pancakes

pumpkin pancakes

I write this with an unobstructed view of the Atlantic Ocean, sitting in the kitchen of a beautiful house on the beach in New Smyrna. Fall doesn’t have much meaning here in Florida, though it’s not as torturously hot as it was a month ago. For that (and this view), I am thankful. Here in

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Fish Sandwich with Herbed Mayo

fish sandwich with herbed mayo

Hi friends! Today is definitely a Monday.  Started my day by not being able to find my keys, had a long day of meetings at work, got rained on, and realized the coffee beans I purchased yesterday never made it out of the grocery store. The beautiful thing is, its pretty easy to turn things

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Quick Chicken Quesadillas

quick chicken quesadillas

I know everyone says it, but work has been so busy lately! Getting ready for 125,000+ kids to go back to school is no joke. So, needless to say, my cooking creativity has not exactly been at its peak. The good news is, things will be calming down soon 🙂 Though back to school for

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