April 2012

pasta salad with cherry tomatoes, fresh mozzarella + green olivada

by amy 10 April 2012

one of my favorite things about the warmer weather of springtime is the return of our outdoor grill for a good portion of our cooking each week. i’m a huge fan of grilling up burgers, sausages, or chicken, + pairing it with fresh veggies + lighter sides. my number one side dish for accompanying grilled [...]

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Homemade Marshmallow Peeps

by amy 5 April 2012

when i think of my favorite Easter candies, cadbury creme eggs + reese’s peanut butter eggs are definitely on the top of the list, along with a tried-and-true Easter candy: marshmallow Peeps! i loved Peeps growing up + the Easter bunny always put some in my Easter basket. even now that i’m all grown up, [...]

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lighter chicken enchiladas

by amy 3 April 2012

i love mexican food. really really really love it. we have a mexican restaurant in walking distance, which is awesome for spontaneous mexican food cravings, but not so good for my waistline or wallet, so i’m always looking for ways to make my favorite dishes at home. i’ve successfully tackled homemade tortillas, chicken tortilla soup, [...]

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