Jul 16

Peanut Butter Ice Cream Brownies

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmailYou guys. That’s not peanut butter frosting…it’s peanut butter ice cream! On top of the fudgiest brownies ever! Today is a very special day in our house. Why, you ask? Well, today is the day that Mel force feeds himself something sweet just to make me happy! Why does he do that? Because it’s his...

Jul 14

Iced Coffee Soda

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmailFlavored sodas are the new cupcake – they’re super IN right now. Let’s jump on the trendwagon with an Iced Coffee Soda! Before we talk about how I’ve ditched the diet soda and have moved onto coffee soda, I want to talk about TV shows, specifically Friday Night Lights. Oh. My. Gosh. Where has this show...

Jul 12

Oreo S’mores Trifle

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmailS’mores, pudding,  and Oreos, all in one no-bake dessert! So…whenever I look at this Oreo S’mores Trifle, my head hurts. As amazing as the trifles are, they caused me to have a major accident in the kitchen. (Okay. So maybe it wasn’t their fault exactly…but blaming my klutziness on food makes me feel better.)...

Jul 11

9 things to do in Maui

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmailHi friends! Happy Saturday! Today I’m sharing some highlights of my recent family vacation to Maui. If you happen to be planning a trip, these 9 things to do in Maui are a must! (I’ll talk about all the FOOD in another post.) 1. Watch the sunset every night (preferably from your own hotel room!)...

Jul 09

Island Breeze Cocktail

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmailMade as a single drink or as a party punch, I can’t stop thinking about this Maui Island Breeze Cocktail! What is your favorite thing to do on a relaxing vacation? Sleep? Swim? Suntan? My favorite thing to do on any vacation, especially a relaxing beach vacation, is to read. I can devour book after book while...

Jul 07

Lemon Pie Popsicles

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmailIt’s that time of year: HOT. I want to eat only cold and frozen food, and popsicles fit that bill! One of these days I will stop complaining about how hot it is. (When that day comes, you’ll know it’s winter.) Pretty much all I want to do right now is lay on top of...

Jul 05

Buttermilk Banana Pancakes with Coconut Maple Syrup

PinterestFacebookTwitterStumbleYummlyEmailI discovered the secret to the perfect pancakes: BUTTERMILK! I know, I’m super slow sometimes. People have been making buttermilk pancakes forever and I’m just now jumping on that train. In my defense, I have a favorite pancake recipe…and I almost never have buttermilk in my refrigerator. That? Is changing as of right now....

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