Strawberry Jalapeño Salsa and Sweet, Sweet Summer…

This is another recipe I’ve done in collaboration with Puretaste Recipes. It was actually posted to their site a little while ago, but I’m just now getting the chance to publicize it, crazy, crazy year… You can find the recipe on their site, but you can take a browse through all the enticing pictures, here. Summer,…

Pecan Granola Bars

When you’re a teacher, your life revolves around the school calendar. In fact, conversations between Vic and I are often miscommunicated because when I’m speaking about “this year,” I’m normally referring to the school year, not the actual calendar year. Mark that as one of our many conversations that turns into why I’m right and he’s wrong…mawage….

Dark Chocolate Olive Oil Banana Muffins

Life is a seesaw at times, forcing us to exert great energy to get ourselves off the ground more often than not.  In an effort to practice this delicate balance of seesawing my way through life, I’ve found myself repeating the mantra, “find your balance.” This mantra stems from my love of all things pilates,…