Ricotta Gelato with Honey Roasted Figs & Candied Walnuts

Ricotta Gelato with Honey Roasted Figs & Candied WalnutsDoesn’t it feel like I’ve been talking about this ice cream forever? Ok, more like a week. But I’ve been super excited about it! First gelato = summer. Second? It’s freaking good, and easy to make. And third, I’m obsessed with figs and buy them every time I see them. (Seriously.) But I digress. There are 2 things I have to tell you about this gelato, and why I love it. One, it’s not super sweet and sugary, so you can totally still savor the ricotta flavor. (You know, if you are into that.) And two, the candied walnuts! I was totally expecting to be gaga over the figs, and threw the walnuts in almost as an after thought. But holy moly, they totally make this dessert. They add some much needed crunch and pop of sweetness. Gah! So good! Plus, …[Continue Reading]

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Chocolate Blueberry Kale Smoothie

Chocolate Blueberry Kale Smoothie

I’m in the middle of a serious smoothie addiction,  and I might need some help! You see, I’m at the tail end of my wedding “diet”, (you know, the one where I never actually lost any weight for my wedding day), and the one healthy thing I have consistently done for myself: This smoothie! But…[Continue Reading]

Vanilla Bean Overnight Oats with Honeyed Figs and Almonds

Vanilla Bean Overnight Oats with Honeyed Figs & Almonds

Story of my life: it’s winter, I don’t have the time or motivation to exercise beyond skiing, and my “diet” has fallen to the side. The only thing keeping me from getting plump again is making as many healthy choices in the day as I can (and PS, that usually does not include dinner and…[Continue Reading]

Rosemary & Orange Belgian Waffles

Rosemary & Orange Belgian Waffles

Oh hey hi there! Every year at this time I become a bad, bad blogger. Work gets super crazy, ski season is at it’s peak, and this year my husband-to-be got nominated for a DGA award, and I made my very first trip out to LA! Basically, something has to give, and it’s the blog.…[Continue Reading]

Cranberry Pecan Banana Bread Muffins

Cranberry Pecan Banana Bread Muffins

Vacation is a beautiful thing!We’ve been in Vermont for about a week now, relaxing, skiing and eating. But since we are closing in the wedding (and the save the dates have been mailed!) I’m trying to use all this exercise to my diet’s advantage. The only problem? After a day of skiing you are hangry! So that…[Continue Reading]