Inspiration! Weigh in Wednesday

Inspiration!  Weigh In Wednesday

Ok, full disclosure, I thought this Inspiration post was set to go live on Wednesday (yesterday) but because I must need stronger glasses, I had incorrectly set the publish date set for Friday! OIY! Thankfully I caught it, so you get Weigh In Wednesday on Thursday! So embarrassing... What a…

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Grilled Corn with Herb Butter #SundaySupper

Grilled Corn With Herb Butter #SundaySupper

Today, we are breaking out the grill in celebration of warm weather and spending Sunday afternoons outside with our family! The menu today is grilled corn with herb butter and some simple grilled salmon! Since the grill was hot, we added some chicken to use for easy meals throughout the…

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Weigh In Wednesday! Who I am!

Weigh In Wednesday!  Who I Am!

A few months ago, I started a series called "Weigh In Wednesdays" where I shared with you the beginnings of my weight-loss journey and I hoped to share every week with you things that were happening in my world and how I was doing.   What happened is I freaked…

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Shishito Feijoa Mango Popsicles

Shishito Feijoa Mango Popsicles

We have had the weirdest weather this year.   Last week it was cold and our local mountains got snow.  Snow!  In Southern California?  In MAY? This weeks forecast?  Temperatures in the 90's.  It's crazy!  I don't know whether to make soup or ice-cream! Since it is heating up again,…

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Beehive Honey Cake

Beehive Honey Cake

Earlier this week I shared how Dorothy, The Traveling Swirly Pan came in and out of my life in just ten short days!  She and I had some magical moments together in the kitchen.  The best of them, was making a Beehive Honey Cake, that I have wanted to make…

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National Strawberry Month! Top 12 on the 12th!

National Strawberry Month! Top 12 On The 12th!

May is National Strawberry Month!  We get to spend 31 days celebrating our love of strawberries and all the wonderful flavors this delicate little fruit has to offer!  It was a challenge to limit myself to just 12 recipes for this months edition of Sara's Top 12 on the 12th.  There…

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The Traveling Swirly Pan!

The Traveling Swirly Pan!

Do you believe certain things are worth the wait?  I do!  Three years ago, I was still a relatively new blogger and happily baking my heart out between work and family obligations.  My online friend Jenni Field had the brilliant idea to start a "Community Through Cake" and began "The…

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Fig, Pear and Gorgonzola Grilled Cheese

Fig, Pear And Gorgonzola Grilled Cheese

April was National Grilled Cheese Month! I diligently did my part by eating several... ok... a LOT of grilled cheese sandwiches last month. Let's file all that cheesy goodness under "Recipe development" shall we?  Hands down, my favorite grilled cheese sandwich though was this scrumptious Fig, Pear and Gorgonzola Grilled…

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Summer Ice Cream Treats!

Summer Ice Cream Treats!

Temperatures are finally warming up, which means Summer is almost here.   Between Memorial Day celebrations, Labor Day parties, Fourth of July picnics and barbecues, three family birthdays (and a new grandbaby due any minute!) plus a family wedding, this is going to be a summer to remember!  With all…

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Dear North,

Dear North,

Back in March, I attended Expo West and was fortunate enough to meet some great companies, with fabulous new products.  One of the newer products that stood out to my seafood-loving-heart, was Dear North, Dear North is a company whose owners are Alaska Natives with roots in Glacier Bay.  They…

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