August 2010

White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies

by Sara on August 17, 2010

cookies and coffee

Is there one kind of cookie that you’ll throw your diet out the window for? Or no matter how full you are, you simply cannot resist? For me, it’s white chocolate macadamia nut cookies. The funny thing is that for years, I didn’t care for them all that much. My mom, however, has always loved [...]


taco seasoning

Remember when taco night meant a quick dinner? The kits contained a seasoning packet, taco sauce, and hard or soft shells. All you had to supply was the beef, lettuce, tomatoes, and cheese. Those little seasoning packets made quick work of the beef, but have you ever looked at the label? Here are the ingredients [...]


Green Poblano Rice

by Sara on August 13, 2010

Green Poblano Rice

I have no idea what I was searching for when I found this recipe, but boy, I’m glad I did. I believe I was looking for a vegetable side dish to serve with tacos, and somehow I got to this. Hey, it has vegetables in it, and the end product is green. That has to [...]


Raspberry Pound Cake

by Sara on August 12, 2010

served cake

One of my favorite things about the farmers’ market is the mini raspberry pound cake that is sold at an Amish stand. It’s dense and delicious, and no matter how hungry I am, I can never eat as much as I think I can. Sadly, due to a foot injury (my first broken bone ever!), [...]