Kitchen Cupboard Trail Mix ~ Recipe ReDux

As if Recipe ReDux peeked into my google calendar, this month’s theme perfectly aligned with what I had going on… travel. As a packer and a planner, I always have snacks packed for myself and when applicable, my travel companions. July’s Recipe ReDux was to share a special travel treat or tried and true snack. … Continue reading

Getting creative with cranberries – {Recipe} Cranberry Mushroom Quinoa

If you know me, or come over to my house at Thanksgiving, you know that I LOVE Jellied Cranberry Sauce—seriously—love. While that is a Thanksgiving staple at my house, cranberries are a great fruit year-round for their delicious flavor and impressive health benefits. Why are they so healthy? First of all, they’re a fruit and … Continue reading

Fruit-fetti Cupcake with Rainbow Chip Swiss Buttercream ~ Recipe ReDux

Oh yeeaaaah! This month’s Recipe ReDux was a Cupcake Conundrum. We are definitely pro-cupcakes around here. While I have my standard go-to recipes, this challenge inspired a new redux-ed cupcake creation. During my brainstorms, I turned to my culinary counterpart—the individual responsible for eating most of what I make—my boyfriend. Meet Peter. His FAVORITE cupcake … Continue reading