How to Throw a Last Minute 4th of July Party

It’s official I’m getting old. Next week marks 26 years and when asked by my parents what I wanted for my birthday this year, I immediately replied “a patio set”. I spent hours researching for one that would hold up in all weather conditions, looked cute and was reasonably priced. I sent my parents a link to the one I

Mini Mixed Berry Galettes

There are two things that rank top of my list when it comes to summertime.   1. The obvious: warm weather and patio season (FINALLY!)  2. All the fresh fruit!! Blueberries, strawberries, watermelon, cantaloupe, honeydew, peaches, blackberries…the list goes on and on as well as my “Things to bake with the fresh fruit” list. Maybe it’s just me, but I think everything is

Peanut Butter Chocolate and Coconut Smoothie Bowl

There’s breakfast and then there’s breakfast that involves all of my favorites (chocolate, peanut butter and banana) into one perfectly blended smoothie bowl. Now that’s what I call a breakfast! I’ll admit I’ve been seeing these smoothie bowls all over the internet lately and I kept scrolling past them because, well, a smoothie belongs in a cup with a straw so