Mardi Gras King Cake

As you know, I’ve been dieting pretty hard since Christmas trying to lose all the baby weight before we get married in November.  That means there haven’t been a lot of good desserts coming through my kitchen here lately.(cue sad face 😭) Alas, it’s Mardi Gras season, and that means king cakes are all over…

One Pan Meal Prep

 I will spend all day making cakes, cookies, cupcakes, and pastries, but when it comes to “healthy” cooking, I am spectacularly lazy.  This is why the One Pan Meal Prep is not only my go-to, but pretty much the only way I’ll prep healthy meals for the week.  In this prep I did ginger sesame…

S’more Cupcakes

When I think of fall I think of cold weather, leaves changing, flannel shirts, and my absolute favorite thing: S’MORES! I’ve been on a cupcake kick lately, and when I saw this recipe for s’more cupcakes I just couldn’t help myself. They turned out AHMAZEBALLS!! A deep, rich, tender chocolate cupcake on top of a…

Reese’s Peanut Butter Cupcakes

My boyfriend has a serious love affair with Reese’s anything. Reese’s candy, ice cream, cookies, shell, all of it! So sometimes I’ll make these Reese’s Peanut Butter Cupcakes for him when he’s having a cheat day, and he always eats them ALL. I’m not a huge fan of Reese’s, but this peanut butter frosting is…

Crawfish Beignets 

Ok. It’s my favorite time of year.  CRAWFISH SEASON!!!!! Unfortunately I can’t partake in any of the festivities for about another month (come on baby squirrel), but I did want to share this AWESOME recipe! I’ve made these at a culinary competition and for catered breakfasts, and they are always a hit! There are never…

Preggo Power Smoothie

 It’s THIRSTY THURSDAY!  But I’m still pregnant. So instead of one of my favorite yummy summertime cocktails that I’m currently dreaming about, here’s an awesome smoothie I’ve been drinking during my pregnancy! It’s packed with all kinds of good stuff you and your baby need; calcium, vitamin c, potassium, fiber, protein, and antioxidants! You can…

Chicken Spaghetti

This is one of my all time favorite comfort food recipes!! It’s kind of a pain to make since it makes SO MUCH, but it’s SO worth it!! 1 lb. chicken 1 package spaghetti noodles 2 cans chicken broth 1 block Velveeta, cubed 1 can Rotel 2 cups shredded Velveeta Ritz crackers, 2 or 3…