Candied Rose Petals

Valentine’s Day is around the corner!💓💓💓   If you’re still thinking of a gift to give this is a great treat for a loved one! This Valentine’s instead of giving your significant other flowers, why not make candy out of them?  What few people know are that roses are one of the many flowers that…

National Cookie Day: Brandy Snaps

Today is National Cookie Day!!   I have a few great cookie recipes to share but I am going to share one that most people don’t eat but it is very easy to make. BRANDY SNAPS! Not really a popular dessert/snack here in the U.S. but they are a very delicious treat!   These are…

Red Cabbage Soup

Who loves cabbage?? Red cabbage, also known as purple cabbage due to its color, has a relatively high ratio of nutrients and can be cooked and ate in numerous ways. The purple color in red cabbage comes from a class of pigment molecules called anthocyanins. It turns out that anthocyanins are found in flower petals,…

Leonardo DiCaprio Wants You To Eat Vegan Burgers

Leonardo DiCaprio is investing in a plant-based, vegan burger company. The CEO of Los Angeles-based Beyond Meat this week (Oct. 17) announced that DiCaprio had added the company to the list of groups that receive his financial support as part of the actor’s bigger initiative to curb climate change. “I am thrilled to officially welcome…

Red Pepper Jam Macarons

This was a fun recipe I had in mind when I received some Red Pepper Jam from Jammy Yummy.  Jammy Yummy is a company that makes all their jams from fresh vegetables.  I wasn’t sure how I wanted to bake with this product and then I had a great idea to use the jam as a…

Homemade Blueberry Ice Cream

Tomorrow, July 16th, is National Ice Cream Day!!   For the past 2 weeks I’ve been posting my favorite ice cream recipes but this happens to be one of my all time favorite ice cream flavors. This too takes no time at all and I feel its a mix between ice cream AND yogurt. It’s…

Moroccan Glazed Carrots

Carrots, Carrots, Carrots. What can I say…I love carrots!     So many things you can do with carrots (refer to my CARROT TACO SHELLS post) believe it or not. If you love carrots as much as I do, then today is your lucky day! Tonight for dinner I made some Moroccan glazed carrots and…