I made my first strawberry truffle 4 years ago. Every Valentine's Day since I've been working on perfecting the recipe, only I could never find the perfect flavor. I have tried many different techniques from baking a strawberry cake to using strawberry puree. This year, I FINALLY found the answer... FREEZE DRIED STRAWBERRIES I bought … Continue reading Strawberry Truffles
A recap on my solo trip to Colorado and the joy, love, strength and peace I received through it.
Hey All! So I'm going on my first solo adventure.. To Evergreen, CO! Its going to be one that really helps me take control of this fear and anxiety within myself and further replace it with LOVE and JOY. It just brings tears to my eyes knowing the goodness and excitement that is going to come from this solo adventure.
Tell him "I miss you" with a little Tiramisu. Having a belated Valentines day date because you were busy yesterday? I know I am because I worked all day and then had to volunteer at the suicide prevention hotline. I'm going to be making my Meat Stuffed Pasta Shells and I also made these Tiramisu truffles, perfect … Continue reading Tiramisu Truffles
We need to show others love everyday. We need to be unconditionally self-giving. We need to spread joy to the brokenhearted. We need to forgive others and accept their imperfections. We need to remind people in times of struggle that they are loved.We need to be light for this world. These actions can be hard to do. But, God gives us his grace and strength to live out these actions. Accept that grace. Be strong. Let your light shine and love flow to all.
If you know me well, you know I thrive off being busy. I have a go go go mindset and I am always on the move and immersed in some sort of task, whether it be work, volunteering, working out or spending time with friends. Due to some hip/knee pain (I let go for way … Continue reading 3 Day Weekends are for Cooking and Baking
Still looking for a weekend recipe? Well you're in luck!
The first time I made these tacos was near the end of summer as an experiment and I fell in love with them! This past year I tried avocados and mangoes for the first time... and fell in love with both. When, I say in love, I mean I eat avocados [and gauc] ALL the time now. Unfortunately, its neither fruits season here in Ohio. But, last week at the store, mangoes were all sale! As soon as I saw that, I instantly thought of these tacos and knew I HAD to make them again.
ANOTHER CHRISTMAS COOKIE RECIPE! I was shopping at the grocery store and I came across these mini Christmas cookie cutters, and I just had to buy them! These cookies take some time and patience, since they are quite tiny, but it you are very detail-oriented I say give it a go! If you are not, … Continue reading Mini Sugar Cookie Cutouts