my lavender blues


Aside from my habitual baking I try to cook my main meals a little on the “healthier” side. Healthy as in home cooked with whole ingredients. My grandpa always said when you enter the grocery store, only shop the perimeters. This forces you away from most packaged and processed options. If i didn’t follow his rules […]

Easy Oven Roasted Chicken Breast with Tomatoes & Pesto


I grew up on the east coast, and like most of us Jersey folks half of our life time was spent at a diner off 17. Weekday munchies, weekend after hours hangout, Saturday hangover lunch, Sunday brunch then repeat all over again. However instead of ordering the usual Taylor ham-egg-cheese or disco fries I would […]

Ultimate BLT – Candied Bacon, Kale & Tomato Sandwich