Chocolate Cherry Cookies

Who’s in a cookie eating mood?! I am. Daily! Cookies have always been my weakness. I mean, who can resist a delicious, warm confection? Instant mood lifter, put a spring-in-your step, savor the moment, kind of treat. Need a sweet gift that’s sure to impress? Cookies make a lovely gift! And since the season of …

Lemon Almond Bites

I love homemade almond milk so much, I could make it every day! It’s perfect in lattes, oatmeal, desserts, or just on its own. The taste simply doesn’t compare with the store bought variety. The only downside to homemade almond milk, however, is getting buried in all the left over pulp. Am I right? Who …

Mango Frozen Yogurt

Call it the last summer hurrah! Unless you freeze a boat load of sweet summer mangoes to make this treat any time you want, it’s the end of this sweet season’s fruit. This mango frozen yogurt is the perfect treat! I bought an ice cream maker — then watched it collect dust atop my dining …

Sunshine Blogger Award

The Sunshine Blogger award is a peer recognition for bloggers. I  was nominated by Mel over at MellaBellaBlog.com. This sweet blogger writes about parenting, book reviews, and fitness inspo. Make sure to visit her blog! Thanks Mel for the nomination. The blogging community has been an encouragement and support. I’m glad to be part of …

Healthy Sweet Swap: Hazelnut Chocolate Bars!

Cue the snack cravings! They seem to come throughout the day don’t they? And there is no shortage of regrettable choices to reach for. Let’s fight back! Instead of having a drawer full of cookies, candy, chocolate bars, chips, and questionable ingredient mini donuts – you know what I’m talking about… Let’s reach for something …

So Cal Beach Camping! Pismo Beach Dunes

Camping is an adventure! At first, it can be overwhelming — where to go, how to reserve a place, what to pack… but it is thrilling! Just get out and do it. You will learn along the way. That’s my story in a nutshell. We got our 14 foot camper less than a year ago. …