March 2012

no-bake chewy chocolate chip granola bars

by amy 29 March 2012

i’ve been wanting to make homemade granola bars for months now. despite bookmarking, dog-earing, + pinning dozens of them, i still hadn’t given them a try until yesterday. what made things change? within a few hours, i stumbled across not one, not two, but three different blogs that mentioned them. i took it as a [...]

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peppermint patty-filled brownie cupcakes

by amy 26 March 2012

today, i’m participating in a fun monthly blogger event — the secret recipe club. how does it work? every participating blogger is secretly assigned another blog + chooses a recipe from that blog to make. on reveal day (today!), all of our posts go up at the same time, + everyone gets to see who [...]

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spring vegetable + quinoa pilaf

by amy 23 March 2012

spring has definitely sprung here in nashville, which means that the heavier stews + soups that i craved all winter are no longer sounding as good to me. instead, around dinnertime, i’m craving lighter meals – grilled chicken, seafood, or burgers with light, veggie-filled side dishes. earlier this week, when my husband fired up the [...]

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soft mini-M&M cookies

by amy 20 March 2012

have i ever talked to you about my cookie preferences? well, let’s get it out there officially: i like my cookies to be soft. sure, if you throw a crunchy or crispy cookie at me, i’ll eat it, but it’s not going to steal my heart in the same way that a soft cookie will, [...]

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mint chocolate chip cocktail

by amy 15 March 2012

i originally posted this drink recipe last year, as i know that there are lots of people who want to celebrate st. patrick’s day by having a green drink, but aren’t a huge fan of green beer (raises hand). fortunately, if yore hosting a st. patrick’s day get-together, or just want to whip up a [...]

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