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,…

Chocolate Stout Peanut Butter Cups

When I came across this recipe a few years ago I was intrigued.  The thought of making my own peanut butter cups was an interesting, yet slightly dangerous one. I’ve learned that with peanut butter cups comes great power, so consider this a last minute Valentine’s gift from me to you. This food blogger, The…

Cream Puffs, for you and “your person”

Finding “your person” in this life is always a great achievement. Your person is someone who  gets you, who understands and loves you just the way you are.  Some have multiple “persons” in their world.  I consider myself lucky enough to be one of those who has a forever person, my best friend person(s), my…

A Chocolate Chip Cookie

I feel that it would only be right to start with a chocolate chip cookie.  You can tell a lot about a person from the type of cookie they choose to bake.  In keeping with this theme, this cookie is more than just a cookie; it has a story to tell.  Growing up, the day…