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).

Chef’s Salad with Avocado Ranch Dressing

I love classic salads: after all, they have to be pretty good to stand the test of time! Caesar Salad is probably our favorite of the classics, but the chef’s salad has it’s own merits (namely ham and cheese – you just can’t go wrong with that combo).  We’ve topped our version of this salad with an avocado ranch dressing, … Read More