Snacks

Baked Brie Bread Bowl

Who doesn’t love baked brie? If you’re one of those people, you should probably stop reading now. Actually, keep reading because I’m going to convince you that you like baked brie. How will I do that? By baking it into a bread bowl with pepper jelly. Yuuuuuuup. I was inspired […]

Pan-Fried Brussels Sprouts with Pancetta2

Pan-Fried Brussels Sprouts with Pancetta

Hello my long lost friends! I’m sorry I’ve been a bad blogger recently… life got in the way and to be honest I haven’t let that bother me! So let’s get down to business with my favorite winter vegetable. Brussels Sprouts can be kind of a devisive menu item, but […]

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Cauliflower Power Smoothie

Yup, I said cauliflower + smoothie. You may have noticed this recent health craze. Everyone has been on the green smoothie train for years now, but even though you’re getting nutrients from the spinach and fruit, if you load your smoothies with fruit, you end up eating a lot of […]

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Taco Bites

I promised y’all a tailgate recipe, did I not? If you’re not a sports person, no worries, these are just as tasty eaten on the couch during a serious Netflix binge 😉 This recipe is inspired by an appetizer I had at a wedding this summer that I knew I […]

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Watermelon & Feta Bites

Happy Thursday! I’m sharing an easy recipe that makes a great summer appetizer. I made these watermelon and feta bites for a brunch this past weekend. They are crazy simple to put together, but look impressive! And a great way to highlight summer produce with juicy watermelon and fresh basil. […]

Creamiest Guacamole on lexeats.com

The Creamiest Guacamole Ever

So this isn’t a ground-breaking kind of recipe. I realize guacamole is pretty popular and one recipe doesn’t vary too much from the other. That being said, I’m pretty proud of my guacamole recipe. I’ve perfected it over the years and through a happy accident, found the trick to making […]

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Caprese Crostini

It’s finally starting to feel like summer and I am not mad about it! One of my favorite things about summer is tomatoes, which means caprese salad! The combination of fresh, juicy tomatoes (bonus points if they’re heirloom), creamy mozzarella cheese, rich olive oil, tangy balsamic and basil is probably […]

Kentucky Beer Cheese

If y’all know anything about me, you know I love cheese. All kinds of cheese. Did you know there is such a thing as beer cheese? I grew up eating this delicious dip pretty much every day as an after school snack. It wasn’t until I went to college in […]

Whole 30 Icecream Bites on lexeats.com

Whole 30 “Ice Cream” Bites

So I made it about 20 days on Whole 30 back in January, and while it was miserably hard, I did feel so much better following it. My stomach really is so much happier when I eat dairy and gluten-free, but it’s so hard! I really love carbs. And cheese. […]

Girl Scout Cookie Cereal Bars on lexeats.com

Girl Scout Cookie Cereal Bars

Y’all. There are Girl Scout Cookie cereals. There, I said it. I went to two different grocery stores to find them.. #dedication. They come in Thin Mint and Caramel Delight flavors, which just happen to be my two favorite kinds of Girl Scout cookies. I wanted to come up with […]