Green Smoothie & HAMILTON BEACH GIVEAWAY

Now that we know how tired I am, let me tell you what has helped. With my  new job, I have the opportunity to work from home and go to the office. I have worked from home for nearly 3 years now and it is somewhat of an adjustment to get up early, bathe, groom… 

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NICOLE?…ARE YOU THERE?

Okay, let me tell you about what’s been going on with me lately. So, you see this face? What does this face say to you? I am sure there are a lot of opinions and thoughts out there but let me tell you what this face means. It’s quite simple actually….I’m tired. I mean not… 

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Brownie Affogato Sundae

Brownie Affogato Sundaes

I think I died and went to heaven. So I’ve heard of adding coffee to chocolate when your baking to enhance the flavor of chocolate. However, I never thought about just pouring coffee on top of chocolate. Have you? Apparently, this concept was a no-brainer to the Italians. With the wonderful food that has originated… 

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Samoa Cupcakes

Samoa Cupcakes

It’s Girl Scout Cookie time!!! It’s about that time of year when you take your regular trips to the market, buy your healthy ingredients for your meals for the week, check out using money that you set out from your budget, exit the store, and finally you those cute faces that promptly asks you “Would… 

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Breakfast Crostini

I think you know that I love breakfast.I probably have more breakfast recipes than anything else. If there was a scented candle called “Breakfast” I would totally buy it. In fact, if there is a candle called “Breakfast” let me know where I can buy it. Of course, breakfast is the most important meal of the… 

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Twix Shortbread Bars

Twix Shortbread Fingers

Now don’t go crazy eating a whole sheet of goodness, okay?! Okay, I have a secret to tell you guys. When I was in college, I had horrible eating habits. I use to eat cake or brownies for breakfast with a glass of fruit juice; For lunch I would eat Hot Pockets, Pizza Rolls, or… 

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Peach Crumb Muffins

Peach Crumble Muffins

Is it spring yet? I know you guys are sick and tired of hearing me talk about how much I miss spring and hate the winter. Well, it’s not that I hate winter. Its nice, at first, to see the snow and all that jazz. I mean that is cool but there comes a time… 

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Easy Patty Melt Sandwich

When you look at this picture, the only thing you can say is “Oh yea!” Its March but we are still experiencing comfort food weather here in Ohio. What do I mean when I say comfort food weather? I’m talking about cold, wet, ugly, and overcast weather. Man I can’t wait for the sun to… 

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My Wedding Invitations by Wedding Paper Divas

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Wedding Paper Divas. I received a product and a promotional item to thank me for participating.   Remember I told you guys that I am getting married? Well my wedding is this year and  I have less than6 months to get everything finalized… 

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Ooey Gooey Chocolate Oreo Bars

Chocolate on top of chocolate, on top of chocolate, on top of chocolate. One of the most popular recipes that is on my blog are my Lemon Coconut Ooey Gooey Bars (you guys love them!). I also have had some very positive feedback about the recipe and people seem to really like the combination of… 

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Oscar Party Recap with Petite Cream

And the Oscar goes to…..ME! Every year, we sit on the edge of our seats and bite our nails as we anxiously await hearing who won the most prominent and distinguished award an actor could win for their best performance. We watch the movies; we create our own predictions; and ooh and ahh as we… 

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