Monthly Archive

September 2014

PF Chang’s Chicken Lettuce Wraps + Dinner Inspiration

Contrary to popular belief  what I used to think, lettuce wraps are not restricted to summer. They never sound as appealing as this Beef Merlot Stew or Turkey Chili when Colorado is unleashing the frigid cold winter (or surprise fall snow) on us. But as it turns out, I just need to…

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Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

I want to go around passing out loaves of this banana bread forever. Does that count as a job? My Grandma is the queen of baking gifts. She makes pies and cakes and muffins and then brings them to neighbors and book groups and churches. Basically, she delivers delicious joy. So,…

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Dinner Inspiration: Lasagna-Stuffed Spaghetti Squash

Hi, my name is Courtney and I’m addicted to bread. And pasta. And cookies… but that’s another story. The point being? I love carbs. But I also believe in balance. Like, running before eating a cookie. Or, having chicken and vegetables for dinner, and then a big glass of wine…

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Nestle Toll House Chocolate Chip Cookies

We don’t really need another chocolate chip cookie recipe. Clearly, despite my (very part-time) training at Sur La Table in college, I’ve never been the best salesperson. Because now I’m about to ask you to (pretty please) make these cookies! They are the original Nestle Toll House Chocolate Chip cookies, and…

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A Weekly Menu + Corn Salsa

Clearly, a few changes have occurred around here. It was mainly behind-the-scenes, but that led to the appearance altering as well. It’s been a crazy busy past two weeks, so even if I hadn’t been waiting on hosting transfers, etc., I probably wouldn’t have been writing much. And, I definitely haven’t been…

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