Brown Sugar Oatmeal Breakfast Muffins

I’d like to say that I created these muffins entirely on purpose but that certainly wasn’t the case. I had this immense craving one day for a  crumbly blueberry muffin and so I decided to whip some up for the busy week ahead. Continue reading

Dark Chocolate and Pistachio Dipped Orange Slices


“It’s funny how day by day nothing changes but when you look back everything is different…”

-C.S. Lewis


I still can’t quite wrap my head around the fact that this is it. The end of another year is upon us. Just like that, we are leaving 2016 behind. At a time when we all begin to reflect on the things that have happened over the past twelve months we also begin to plan new goals, resolutions, new challenges, new predictions of what the next 365 days might bring. Truthfully, it’s a little bit overwhelming. I mean to think back on the past (almost) 365 days and what has happened it’s pretty unbelievable. Who would have thought where you are right this very second is where you’d have ended up, all that has occurred, how you’ve changed, what you’ve learned. I bet in a million years you couldn’t have guessed it. That’s what’s both intimidating and exciting all at the same time. The possibilities. The unknown. The hope of what could be.

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Mexican Hot Chocolate Muffins

Sometimes I hashtag #trusttheprocess. Okay that’s a lie, in reality I think it amounts to more than “sometimes”. Yet, I do sometimes wonder if I really actually follow through with that, you know, trusting the process…  Continue reading

Cacao Rice Crispy Treats


I stumbled across this poem the other day;


Do you remember the night the moon dropped from the sky?

And we ran through the forest to find where it lie,

I was tripping on tree roots and slipping on snow,

You were holding my hand saying not to let go,

When we found it at last there were twigs in our hair,

A rose on our cheeks and our breath in the air,ย 

And the words to describe it got caught in our throats,

And its silver light danced through the threads on our coats,

We knew that our eyes had not seen such a view,

You were looking at it,

I was looking at you.

-E.H. Continue reading