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PUMPKIN WEEK: Granola

PUMPKIN WEEK: Granola

Because I don’t eat enough granola (I only make it every weekend), I thought the perfect recipe to end pumpkin week with is Pumpkin Granola. Yes it sounds a little funny at first but this is my new favorite fall breakfast. And snack. And dessert. PS for those of you who are not pumpkin fans, … Continue reading

BIRTHDAY: PART DOS

BIRTHDAY: PART DOS

Nobody just spends one day celebrating their birthday right? I thought I would continue Latte Issues’ birthday week by going through all the delicious things we have made this past year and create a “Best of” post.  Just a warning, it might be a bad idea to read this if you’re hungry. (Ps- thank you … Continue reading

Spaghetti Squash and Cherry Tomatoes

Spaghetti Squash and Cherry Tomatoes

While Caroline has been on an amazing vacation with her family, I have been enjoying a week full of 100 degree temperatures. Seriously Texas, let’s cool down a bit ok? One thing I do love about living here is the abundance of fresh vegetables. I have become obsessed with spaghetti squash and as someone who … Continue reading

Farmer’s Markets and Babies

Farmer’s Markets and Babies

How is July already over? This summer has been going by so quickly and I feel like I’ve been spending lots of time in air conditioned buildings (100 degree weather is not my thing). One of the things I do venture outside for is the farmer’s market. It has become one of my Sunday morning … Continue reading

Blondies

Blondies

Throwback to my blonde day(s) and our staple summer vacation in Maine. I could totally go for a day spent in the sun at the lake. I could also go for a big bowl of popcorn… For now I’m just going to have to enjoy these “brownies” that I made the other day in an … Continue reading

Avocado Hummus

Avocado Hummus

Whoever came up with the idea of combining avocados and chickpeas in a dip is a genius. It’s like adding the creaminess of hummus to your favorite guacamole. Or is it like adding the creaminess of guacamole to your hummus? Either way, the result is a delicious and super creamy treat that’s the perfect dip to pair with … Continue reading

I Can’t Believe It’s Not Ice Cream

I Can’t Believe It’s Not Ice Cream

This is what happens when you are craving something sweet but you are restricted by Dietary restrictions (gluten free & dairy free) A strict budget (can’t go crazy at the grocery store) Laziness (too much effort to leave the house…you know what I’m talking about) That’s not soft serve ice cream…it’s a banana. Bananas make delicious desserts … Continue reading

Good Things

Good Things

I celebrated a birthday this week, leave for Los Angeles tomorrow to visit one of my best friends from college (thank you frequent flier miles for making this possible), and had this for breakfast. Life is good. Healthy Banoffee Parfaits (with stove-top granola) (3 servings) 1 large, ripe banana 1 1/2 cups plain yogurt (I … Continue reading

Homemade Pizza

Homemade Pizza

Dear Readers, It has come to the point in our blog-relationship where I can start sharing some details about my personal life with you: I’m Single. I know it must come as a HUGE shock seeing as I’ve already mentioned it in this blog entry, and this one, and of course this one. Well, I guess … Continue reading