Valentine’s Day Chocolates

What’s the first word that comes to mind when you think of Valentine’s Day? Love, hearts, cards, red? For me, it’s definitely chocolate! As a kid I loved waking up to find that little red heart full of chocolates waiting for me on the dining room table, and the truth is, I wouldn’t be disappointed to wake up to one now. The other side of that truth is, I know I would eat the whole box. Mike on the other hand, has incredible self control and he can make a small box of chocolates last for months. That never happens though, because after 3 days I consider it to be fair game and it’s gone before he knows what happened!

So this year I decided to make him some homemade chocolates.

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3 Ingredient Cookies

What? Only 3 ingredients to make delicious and healthy cookies?

These Banana Oat Chocolate Chip Cookies are so good that one batch with 4 people in the house is not enough. I put the plate on the table and in no time they were gone.

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Black Bean Brownies

I know, I know what you are thinking. How could Black Bean Brownies be any good?

Well, I have to tell you something this healthier dessert is my new favorite and I guarantee your kids will love it, too! (But, you do not have to tell them there is black beans in it, unless you want to)

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Avocado Brownies

Happy Friday! So, I had a different post written up for today, but I made a split second decision to change it up because these AVOCADO BROWNIES are too good to keep to myself!

I found this recipe over at and have been meaning to give it a try for a while now. I mean, I already love chocolate avocado cookies, and chocolate avocado pudding, so avocado brownies naturally seemed like the next dessert to make (btw, can you tell I LOVE chocolate?!).

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The Honest Company – Fall Diaper Collection

We had the pleasure of getting an exclusive sneak peek at the vintage made modern print diapers for Fall 2017.  The Honest Company hopes, “it will inspire your little ones on their next great adventure!”

Honest is proud to introduce their 2017 Fall Diaper Collection which will be arriving August 21.

In collaboration with Emily Current & Meritt Elliot of LA-based fashion brand The Great. They are also thrilled to share details of their continued partnership with Baby2Baby.

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Refreshing seasonal favorites like Strawberry Shortcake, California Fields Salad, Strawberry Lime Margaritas and more arrive at participating CPK restaurants.

California-Pizza-Kitchen strawberry salad

Summer is right around the corner and to celebrate, California Pizza Kitchen (CPK), the authority in creative dining with a California vibe, today unveiled its summer menu, featuring the light and refreshing California Fields Salad, summer-sweet Strawberry Shortcake, Strawberry Lime Margaritas and more seasonal favorites.

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Grilled Peaches

A perfect dessert for the summer is Grilled Peaches!


This recipe adds the perfect amount of sweetness to your summer peaches for a dessert that everyone in your family will enjoy. My husband is the one who tends to the grill in our home and he enjoyed making dessert on the grill, tonight.

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