Grapefruit Spritzer [Mocktail]

I’ve been hitting the mocktails hard since finding out I’m pregnant. Basically it just helps me feel included and part of the celebration when I’m out at events or dinners and the only one who cannot have a glass of wine or champagne. To be honest, sometimes the mocktails are just as good as the […]

Deconstructed Mexican Corn

My pregnant ass just stared at the screen drooling, wondering if Postmates can somehow deliver this to me?? I haven’t had many cravings, per se, but I’ve definitely wanted some random fatty foods that I wouldn’t typically crave. Often times I don’t even want it until it pops up on TV or if I see […]

Schnitzel + Israeli Salad

This is a childhood meal of mine that I modified to fit my cooking style. In other words, there is no frying, mashed potatoes, or corn. Not that I don’t love those things, but I realize there is zero nutritional value in potatoes or corn so I rarely make either (except for a delicious Mexican […]

Burrata, Beet, + Basil Salad

Let me just complain for one sec. I’m currently sitting in my new office with pounding and drilling happening above my head. It’s loud AF and I can barely hear myself think. Coincidentally, last night the episode of Sex and the City where Aidan renovates Carrie’s apartment was on (remember how she freaked out because […]

Homemade Hummus

Hummus is part of my household essentials. I can eat it with or on literally anything. Don’t believe me? Here are all the different ways I ear hummus. Ready? Toast with hummus, over easy eggs, & paprika Pita chips & hummus Veggies & hummus Baked chicken with hummus & olive oil Hummus with hard boiled […]

BALSAMIC BRAISED CHICKEN

Balsamic Braised Chicken

This is one of my oldest chicken recipes from when I first started cooking. It’s a very simple recipe with ingredients that you most likely already have, which makes sense because back in the day I was all about making do with what I had (aka avoiding the grocery store….actually, I still do LOL). It […]