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Stay-at-Home Recipes

I’ve been working on some recipes to share on the blog, then the confinement hit, and going to the supermarket or obtaining ingredients became more of a challenge. Having lived in earthquake country, I started buying a few extra things in the last ...

How To Cook Quinoa

This post may contain affiliate links. Please read my disclosure policy. The best method I’ve found for how to cook quinoa!  Plus tips for how to toast and season quinoa, how to freeze quinoa, and a collection of my favorite easy quinoa ...

Recipe | Apple Cinnamon & Quinoa Muffin Top Cookies

When deciding on a name for these cookies, I was all excited thinking I had come up with something totally original—muffin top cookies! And then I did a search for the term and, sure enough, lots of people make muffin top cookies. But! I’m the only ...

Creamed Spinach Mac and Cheese.

by Jessica on March 16, 2020 7 7 No problem eating greens with this creamed spinach mac and cheese!  I am serious. A whole huge bunch of fresh spinach. Baked into the loveliest mac and cheese pot that you ever will see. It’s everything you ...

A Week In the Life, Vol 11.

by Jessica on March 15, 2020 0 2 What.a.week. This is kind of crazy because remember when we felt January was long? These next few weeks will feel long but I pray they will be worth it! It seems like a small price to pay. I am actually looking ...

Roasted Garlic Bread

Roasted Garlic Bread Recipe - Cookie and Kate ...

Freezer Breakfast Burritos

$11.29 recipe / $1.41 each Home » Extra Bytes » Budget Friendly Meal Prep » Breakfast Meal Prep » Freezer Breakfast Burritos I’m a huge proponent of batch cooking and stocking your freezer with portioned meals that you can just grab-reheat-and-go! ...

What To Eat This Week: 3/15/20.

by Jessica on March 15, 2020 3 5 What to eat this week, pantry edition! Well, mostly pantry edition. I’ve done a more comprehensive post this week with multiple dinner ideas as well as more breakfasts and lunches too since many of you will be ...

Drinking French Book Tour update

503 Shares My bags were packed, and I was ready to go (and planning on stocking up on Sharpies as soon as I hit the ground) but due to current circumstances, I’ve had to cancel my Drinking French book tour. With travel difficult between countries ...

A Few of My Favorite Books of All Time! (and What To Read If You’re Staying Home Right Now.)

by Jessica on March 14, 2020 2 4 I’ve always read to escape. My entire life, books have been able to transport me to the story that is written inside. This is such a scary time where most of us are going to be at home, so I compiled a list of ...