Cinnamon and Sugar Empanadas

I’ve had the baking itch lately and with the autumn fruits coming into season all I can think about is pie! Apple pie to be exact, this is my absolute favorite kind of pie. My mom makes a killer apple and cranberry deep dish pie with a handmade crust. I’m going to try to make… Continue reading Cinnamon and Sugar Empanadas

Heirlooms in Summer Time

Heirloom Tomato Salad I was walking through the produce department at my local Whole Foods Market the other day when I passed the heirloom tomatoes. I literally stopped in my tracks as the smell of fresh tomatoes filled my lungs. They were absolutely beautiful, the brilliant colors catch your eye with their bright yellows, vibrant reds,… Continue reading Heirlooms in Summer Time

Nice and Spicy or Just a Kick

Fire Roasted Salsa As some of you already know I’m a big Anthony Bourdain fan, like huge! Like, if I weren’t already engaged and he weren’t already married I’m sure he would be my husband. We could travel all over the world together while he drops vulgar banter my way and becomes increasingly grumpy in… Continue reading Nice and Spicy or Just a Kick

Cookie What?

Cookie Butter, this Trader Joe’s Speculoos creation comes in crunchy, smooth and the newest version, cocoa swirl. This new kid on the block was all the rage on Instagram and Facebook for quite some time. Its reputation got so big that if you even had a chance of getting your hands on a jar you… Continue reading Cookie What?