Fresh Blackberry Mint Lemonade // Pretty EATS on MadeByGirl

Summer is here and fresh, sparkly drinks are calling my name! Head on over to Made By Girl to see my latest refreshment creation, Fresh Blackberry Mint Lemonade. Cheers to blue skies, balmy afternoons, and cold drinks! Ps: Don’t miss the adorable mint ice cubes while you’re there!

Double Chocolate Pancakes // Pretty Eats on MadeByGirl!

Hey there! I’ve got an incredibly decadent breakfast treat up on MadeByGirl today! Double Chocolate Pancakes, you don’t want to miss this very special recipe! // see recipe and more photos here on MadeByGirl!  

Ember Restaurant // Edible SLO Magazine

I had the pleasure of photographing Ember restaurant for the current issue of Edible San Luis Obispo Magazine, and just had to share some favorites from the shoot. Chef Brian Collins, his wife Harmony, and the entire team welcomed me with open arms and made me feel at home while I ducked around the restaurant[…]

Almond Milk Oats with Blackberries & Chia // Pretty Eats on MadeByGirl

Whipping up a delicious breakfast that is almost “dessert status” in my book, Almond Milk Oats with Blackberries & Chia. With mornings being so busy, I’ve turned into a coffee-for-breakfast type of person, something I’m trying to change. Here’s a yummy effort to eat breakfast more often, today on Made By Girl!  http://madebygirl.blogspot.com/2015/02/food-almond-milk-oatmeal-with-chia.html

Salted Caramel Pavlovas // Pretty EATS on Made By Girl

Oh I’ve got the beauty queen of desserts for you on Made By Girl today, Salted Caramel Pavlovas. I’ve taken my family’s favorite meringue recipe and dressed it up a bit. This version is truly a decadent indulgence! Have a taste over here!

Pretty Eats on MADE BY GIRL // The Best Hot Cocoa & Peppermint Marshmallows

 Happy Holidays all! Today I’m on Made By Girl sharing a completely decadent treat, and THAT’S RIGHT I’m calling it The BEST Hot Cocoa!  Just a few ingredients make up this recipe, the only key is to use nice quality chocolate. As a festive decoration, I tried my hand at homemade marshmallows…and they are fantastic! More photos and[…]

Bourbon Cocktails // Pretty EATS on Made By Girl

I’m back on Made By Girl with a Bourbon Cider Cocktail that will bring big cheers to your holiday season. Step 1: Take your favorite bourbon and steep a handful of cinnamon and spice in it. Step 2: Well, that’s over on >> Made By Girl!  

Pretty EATS on MADE BY GIRL // Quinoa Stuffed Acorn Squash

Happy Thanksgiving, my friends! I’m back with Made By Girl with some edible inspiration. As we approach this delicious holiday, I thought, “Why not try a super healthy dish and drizzle it in cream sauce?” Why not?!  Run on over to Made By Girl for more images and full recipe for Quinoa Stuffed Acorn Squash with Honey[…]

Everything Buns & Bonus Points //

When I’m feelin extra-homemakerish, home-made burger buns earn me extra wife points and are a great way to start off Friday dinner right. My basic bread dough recipe seen here is just adapted a bit. Make plump bun shapes on a parchment-lined baking sheet and allow to rise for 30 minutes. Simply brush with egg &[…]

Pretty Eats on MADE BY GIRL // BASIL, FETA, & PROSCUITTO PIZZA TWISTS

Hi friends, I’m back with a new post on MADE BY GIRL, Basil, Feta, & Prosciutto Pizza Twists. Simple and completely customizable to your favorite ingredients. Crank up your oven and try something new tonight! // see more images and full post here