here is a great brownie recipe I recently made for a crowd of friends: Ina Garten’s outrageous brownies. they are absolutely delicious. and with Valentine’s Day coming up, you may want to just half the recipe and then enjoy a few with your sweetie and freeze the rest for another day. I made slight modifications to … More ina garten’s outrageous brownies – justifiably delish
my wednesday wish list is filled with 5favs items to make it easier to bear the colder temps. which ones do you like? cashmere coat (wrap up in this for everyday elegance) turtleneck (great for work or play, lovely way to layer!) wool scarf (add this for color, style…and warmth of course!) black pants … More wednesday wish list: winter wear
plantain chips are “not yo mama’s potato chips” 😉 although many people like to enjoy them fried, they are just as delicious when baked (and seriously, the baked version is soooooo good). so here’s a very easy recipe for baked plantain chips that you can try and see for yourself! let me know if you make … More baked plantain chips
so the Oscar nominations were just announced and with the Super Bowl just a few weeks away – both of these big upcoming events have me dreaming of a home theater (or media room). which are now on my wednesday wish list. here are my 5favs – which ones do you like? Photo by Locati Architects … More wednesday wish list: home theater
I’m revisiting my eat-in-color series to find ways to eat healthy green foods for breakfast, lunch and dinner. here are 5favs recipes to consider. what are your favorite ways to get in some healthy greens? 🥒🍏🥑 (and please note: my sincere apologies for those who received an incomplete pre-scheduled email on Monday, I will be more careful in the … More eating greens.
it’s been unseasonably warm here in Atlanta (but I’m not complaining 😉 ), and the mild temperatures have inspired a wednesday wishlist of Spring dresses. which ones do you like? at the office diamond jacquard pencil dress via oscar de la renta friday night high neckline pencil black dress via karen millen weekend shopping miika midnight blue … More wednesday wish list: spring dresses
sometimes I crave granola, and today was just one of those days. I wanted something very easy and quick, and I found it with Martha Stewart’s peanut butter granola bars. I made just a few changes to the original recipe (swapping peanut butter for chocolate hazelnut butter for one) but it filled my need for granola … More chocolate hazelnut granola bars.
for my wednesday wish list, it’s about my dream dining room. so in my searching and poking around, I was inspired by Arhaus‘ dining rooms and dining room tables, but especially the Kensington Collection which (as seen in the image below) creates a setting that just screams casual elegance — my personal preference in a dining room (from the table to the different seating options … More wednesday wish list: dining room
it’s a game day menu full of seasonal eats – let me what you think! snacks caramelized leek* and spinach dip via cooking light (serve this with chips and some veggies!) grilled bbq tempe sliders with kale* slaw via the plant strong vegan crispy lemon* chicken wings via dinner at the zoo sweets blood orange* bars via white … More game day: winter seasonal eats
Pantone’s 2017 color of the year is greenery. which makes me especially happy during this cold month of January because it evokes a sense of renewal and revitalization (and impatience – I already can’t wait for spring). 😉 how would you use this vibrant color? here are my 5favs. share yours! (all images via houzz.com) 1. … More get greenery.