Posts Tagged ‘Recipe’

Very Cherry Strawberry Meringue Cookies

My mother in law had a great post on her site where she made a delicious dessert (recipe here) using meringues, strawberries, vanilla ice cream and pistachio paste and it looked absolutely amazing! Since I live about a thousand miles away from her, yet still craved the deliciousness of her dessert, I decided to try making […] Read more…

Hawaiian Haystack Casserole

Hi there! Guest blogger Tayler Morrell here! Who loves Hawaiian Haystacks? Raise your hand. I do! My husband does! He also had a magnificent idea: He likes my casseroles…he likes my Hawaiian haystacks. Being the math/stats guy he is, he did a quick equation in his head and turned to me while we were making the weekly menu. […] Read more…

Liege Waffles and What Makes Them So Special

Waffles have been a pretty trendy thing lately.  With waffle shops, and waffle trucks popping up all over, with their many options, it’s easy to get confused by which waffle is which, and which one you should get!  The Liege waffle is pretty different from our standard “Belgium waffle”, and it turns out that even the […] Read more…

Chicken Madeira- Cheesecake Factory Style

The Cheesecake Factory is one of my favorite restaurants.  Their dishes always seem so perfectly well thought-out, with the perfect mix of textures and flavors.  Chicken Madeira is one of those perfect dishes, and isn’t one of their most popular for no reason.  It is also perfect for entertaining guests, served with a side of […] Read more…

HEALTHY RECIPE ALERT: Grilled Chicken with Apples and Honey

HEALTHY RECIPE ALERT: Grilled Chicken with Apples and Honey This grilled chicken dish topped with honey and sautéed apples is delicious whether you’re celebrating the High Holidays or just looking for a healthy chicken recipe. Grilled Chicken with Apples and Honey Total Time: 35 min. Prep Time: 15 min. Cooking Time: 20 min. Yield: 4 servings […] Read more…

Savory Shrimp Scampi

I am a full believer in healthy eating.  I want to share one of my recipes with everyone.   Hope this Sunday finds you happy, healthy, and staying fit!  80% nutrition + 20% fitness = 100% success! Love to all!  XOXO Coach Sonja Savory Shrimp Scampi Try this healthy version of classic shrimp scampi. Total […] Read more…

Velvety Waffles

For one of our wedding gifts, Andrew and I received an amazing waffle iron, and a recipe for waffles. This recipe came from a man who actually owned a waffle restaurant, and it’s delicious. It takes a few more minutes than a Bisquick mix, but it also tastes a lot better. It’s one of my […] Read more…

Day Spa at Home

Hello Beautiful Followers! Ever wanted to enjoy a day at the spa but couldn’t afford it? Well now there’s hope! I’ll show you how to give yourself a FULL-BODY SPA TREATMENT, using items you already have at home! You can do these on your own or with the girls for Girl’s Night In! I don’t […] Read more…

Orange Julius- A Cool Sip

It’s August. August is a warm month. Depending on where you live, it is also a humid month. There are plenty of fun things that you can do in the summer weather. If we’re going to be completely honest though, between you and me, I don’t like most of the things that involve exertion on […] Read more…

THE IMPORTANCE OF PROTEIN!

Happy Healthy Tuesday everyone!!!  When I first started to lose weight, I wanted to take a step back and really concentrate on my nutrition.  One complex addition to my daily routine was adding protein. Let’s be honest, if you are NOT used to eating the right way, it takes lots of researching and prying into […] Read more…

Ham Fried Rice Goodness

This is a tasty recipe that doesn’t take very long to make, and is healthy and delicious at the same time. It’s also pretty darn cheap. Whoa, right? Ya. That’s what I thought too. This recipe is more like guidelines: you can pretty much throw whatever you’d like in there, and increase or decrease the […] Read more…

Flag Cake, Beach Cake, Tasty Yellow Cake

My older sister’s name is Megan. Her birthday is July 5th. Obviously, all fireworks, cakes, celebrations, and other fun things often associated with Independence Day are all actually in honor of her birthday. Get those fireworks up in the air! Megan’s birthday is almost here! Every year, we make her the same cake. It’s a […] Read more…