60 Second Cupcake with Protein Frosting

As most of you know by now, I can’t resist a cupcake – snickerdoodle cupcakes and red velvet cupcakes to name a couple. Even a black bottom cupcake if you want another version. See what I mean? They make me happy for some reason so I won’t question their powers. I will admit that I […]

Curried Chick Peas in Tomato Sauce

Have you ever had one of those days where time got away from you and you just didn’t get it all done? Suddenly you realized it’s dinnertime and you 1) didn’t have anything planned, 2) had already used up your grilled chicken from the fridge, and worst of all 3) hadn’t had time to make […]

Small Batch Power Cakes Blueberry Muffins

Have you ever drooled over those Otis Spunkmeyer blueberry muffins in the vending machine or seen the ones they have at Starbucks or Dunkin Donuts? They’re so massively yum looking, yet oh so cupcake-like in their calories. Yes, if you check the calories on most muffins, you may as well opt for the donut. Neither […]

Spice Rubbed Pork Tenderloin with Fresh Herb Crust

Tell me that this dish doesn’t sound ooh la la. Trust me, it’s one that will make your guests want to eat with their pinkies up while you smile and know that it took like no effort whatsoever. I’ll keep your secret. I promise. 😉 I used to make pork chops and I was always […]

Pork Chops with Mole Rub

Mexicans have this wonderful creation called Mexican hot chocolate. Basically it’s a really rich and creamy hot chocolate but they add a pinch of cayenne to it. The pepper gives it a nice kick and blends really well with the milk and the chocolate flavors. They also have a similar chocolate pepper combo in mole […]