Chocolate Chunk Cookie Bars

Some days, chocolate chip/chunk cookies are more of a requirement than anything else! So why bars instead of cookies? I’m so glad you asked: bars are so much faster than cookies because they bake all at once – no running out to the kitchen every 8 minutes to put another cookie sheet in the oven!

Pineapple Skin Smoothing Body Treatment

This is the fastest skin smoothing treatment I’ve ever used! It works quickly because of the high concentration of enzymes that exfoliate your skin into extreme softness! It came about as a continuation from my DIY Homemade Pineapple Facial. I loved the awesome results I was getting from pineapple on my face, and my Sugar Scrub isn’t always enough to … Read More

Honey Garlic Chicken & Broccoli Stir-Fry

This stir-fry was inspired by my husband’s favorite flavor of chicken wings – honey garlic. And… since he has a never ending craving for said wings, I decided to come up with a dinner version, (complete with vegetables)! It has all the great sweet & savory flavors of the classic wings combined into an easy, 30-minute dinner that’s perfect for … Read More

Skin Smoothing Carrot Apple Ginger Juice

Carrot apple ginger juice is the best thing that’s ever happened to my skin! It’s filled with Vitamin A (the #1 beauty vitamin), and when I drink it regularly, my skin becomes smoother and more even toned. But… it’s much more than just a surface fix, our skin reflects our overall health, so glowing skin is a good indicator things … Read More

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Mousse

Chocolate Covered Strawberries are hard to beat! They’re easy to make, and the combination is a classic. We had hundreds of them at out wedding reception and they disappeared in no time. Since strawberries are one of those elusive summer fruits, (here today and gone tomorrow it seems), I’ve come up with a wintertime dessert that makes use of frozen … Read More

Valentine’s Dinner – Without Breaking a Sweat

Today I’m going to give you the menu, grocery list, and a breakdown for a super easy, 4-course Italian inspired dinner at home. It’s only 4-courses if you want to pull out all the stops, or you can pick 1 or 2 courses for an even easier evening!

Double Chocolate Cake Doughnuts

These are for your deepest darkest chocolate cravings! They satisfy the need for chocolate at breakfast time like nothing else, with a tender, moist, and fudgy cake doughnut, made double chocolate with a chocolate ganache frosting. I developed these for my husband who loves chocolate cake doughnuts so much that he’s converted me from my favorite Old-Fashioned Glazed.

Plain of 6 Glaciers

Location: Lake Louise in Banff National Park – Alberta, Canada Destination: The Plain of 6 Glaciers Distance: 8.6 Miles / 14.0 Kilometers Round-trip from Chateau Lake Louise without the scramble to Victoria Glacier. Elevation Gain: 1,400 Feet / 426 Meters Difficulty: Easy / Moderate Day Hike | Class 1 – Hiking with a low chance of injury.Trail Overview MapThe Plain … Read More

5 Ways to Simplify & Organize

I don’t care how much you organize, when you have too much stuff it never works! That’s where the simplify part comes in: less stuff = more organized. Whenever a space is too crowded you can never find the things that you actually need because it’s covered up with all those things you never use (or maybe that’s just me).