Spicy Cajun Shrimp Nachos
So… I made spicy shrimp nachos for the first time last night. They were amazing, so amazing in fact that the nachos never made it onto a plate. I just ate them right off of the baking sheet. Nachos this good I knew I had to share, along with... Read more
Minted Watermelon Salad
I cannot think of anything more naturally refreshing than nice chilled chunks of watermelon. Now add some mint and feta cheese and you truly have something special. The combination of the sweet watermelon, cooling mint and salty feta creates a perfect summertime salad. While I am all about flavor,... Read more
Grilled Cheezus
Nothing is more comforting than the deliciousness that comes from the combination of cheese, bread and butter. I find that even on these hot summer days I cannot resist the desire for a nice gooey, cheesy concoction. However, being that it is summer I am also trying to watch... Read more
Bacon Mac and Cheese

Bacon Mac and Cheese

Food July 4, 2015 0

This recipe is one of my favorites because it takes an old classic Mac and Cheese, and adds a twist to it by adding bacon! Let’s face it; you can never go wrong when you add bacon to anything, and it definitely belongs here in this Bacon Mac and Cheese.... Read more
Holiday Goody- Easy Strawberry Cake
Happy 4th of July!! If you’re wondering what dessert to make for this special occasion my Easy Strawberry Cake is a holiday goody and favorite that will come out looking like you spent hours in the kitchen baking it, but in reality will leave you more time to spend... Read more
A Healthy Breakfast- Feta, Tomato, and Spinach Omelette
Eggs… Hands down one of my favorite foods of all time! Why? Because they are so delicious and so versatile. There are dozens of ways to cook an egg; fried, boiled, poached, scrambled, over easy, over hard….etc. And the best part is that eggs pretty much go great with anything. Sticking... Read more
Yum and Yum–Skillet Balsamic Mushrooms & Spinach!
I’ve fallen in love with mushrooms all over again! For the most part I don’t usually like the taste of mushrooms and haven’t since childhood, but my Skillet Balsamic Mushrooms and Spinach are the exception to my anti mushroom rule. Whenever I am not completely fond of the way... Read more
No Meat Goodies! Three Wonder Foods for the Beginner Vegetarian!
Most people do not know that for nearly a month now I have been a practicing vegetarian. Why? You might ask. Skin and weight issues! At 31, my acne flared out of control leaving visible scars on my face and neck. Then I learned I gained twelve pounds over the... Read more
Kristin’s Kravings: Thrive
“I want good drinks, fresh sushi, and amazing food!” were my exact words as I planned my birthday celebration. A few weeks ago I turned the BIG 3-0… Yes, Thirty years old and when it comes to celebrating my birthdays I am very particular about where I eat. For... Read more