I’ve made this recipe for creamy garlic pasta three times — and it just keeps getting better

You know how you find a shirt or pair of pants that you love — fits great, looks fantastic — and you buy it in every color? That’s kind of how I feel about this creamy garlic pasta. I came across this recipe by Rock Recipes while perusing dishes that feature scallops. I generally take user ratings with a grain of salt, but man, did … Continue reading I’ve made this recipe for creamy garlic pasta three times — and it just keeps getting better

You’ll love this Lovelight chocolate chiffon cake with chocolate whipped cream

There’s something infinitely rewarding about making a cake from scratch. It could be licking every stage of batter and frosting, but I think it’s knowing that you did it all yourself, it wasn’t impossible and you can do it again, with modifications even. Continue reading You’ll love this Lovelight chocolate chiffon cake with chocolate whipped cream

Mornings are more manageable with this strawberry-mango smoothie

To be honest, I don’t even drink that many smoothies. I eat lots of fruit, sure, but I don’t usually crave smoothies because a lot of them contain yogurt. I not a huge fan.

Luckily, I stumbled across a recipe on Yummly that promised a healthier smoothie with no yogurt. And after making it, I can honestly say this is nearly full-on fruit — so much so that it reminds me of the olden days when I juiced fruits and veggies into frothy sippables. Continue reading Mornings are more manageable with this strawberry-mango smoothie

A no-churn ice cream cookbook that’ll give you chills — and thrills

Before I borrowed “No-Churn Ice Cream” by Leslie Bilderback from the library, I’d experimented with coffee, caramel fudge ripple and blackberry no-churn ice creams. The coffee turned out amazing; the others were a major letdown. Until this book, I didn’t understand why nor how to fix them. Continue reading A no-churn ice cream cookbook that’ll give you chills — and thrills