prosciutto asparagus and goat cheese frittata 3

prosciutto, asparagus, and goat cheese frittata

If you follow me on Instagram, you may have caught earlier this week that I am doing a three-day juice cleanse.  I actually finished on Wednesday (hallelujah!) but truth be told, it wasn’t(dare I say it?) *that bad.*  Don’t get me wrong – I definitely craved the actual act of chewing and eating, but surprisingly… 

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blt chopped salad with herb & yogurt dressing

In less than 3 months, Marc and I are packing our 60 liter backpacks full of dried food, a water purifier, one change of clothes, a First Aid kit, bug spray, sleeping pads, and our new 3 pound tent (see below) and hitting the trail.  The John Muir Trail.  What is the John Muir Trail, you’re… 

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roasted strawberry flatbread 2

roasted strawberry, avocado, and feta flatbread {guest post}

Happy Monday, friends!  I hope you had a wonderful weekend full of sunshine and fun times…I know I did!  Today I’m posting over at my friend Mackenzie’s blog, Susie Freaking Homemaker, while she’s vacationing in Portugal. Head on over to check out my super delish Roasted Strawberry, Avocado, and Feta Flatbread with a Balsamic Drizzle…. 

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spinach feta and almond parsley pesto pasta

sausage, feta, and almond-parsley pesto pasta

I feel like parsley is an under-appreciated herb.  At least I don’t appreciate it like it deserves.  I get all worked up about exciting herbs like basil and cilantro but rarely do I give parsley a second thought.  Today, I’m bringing back parsley.  And what better way to really highlight an herb than to make a pesto… 

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lemon and blueberry coffee cake 3

lemon & blueberry coffee cake with lemon drizzle + a virtual baby shower!

A tender lemon flavored coffee cake, speckled with blueberries and drizzled with a lemon glaze. Perfect for breakfast, brunch, or a baby shower! SURPRIIIIIIIIIISE!  I’m talkin’ to you, Steph.  It’s a virtual baby shower for YOU and Avery! When I found out my dear friend Stephanie from Girl Versus Dough was having a baby, I… 

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