Oh My Gnocchi!

I am always looking for new ways to use up leftovers. So when my mom sent me home with some leftover baked sweet potatoes, I knew I wanted to stray away from my usual baked sweet potato with black beans, corn, cheese and sour cream on top. It gets old after a while! That’s when sweet potato gnocchi came to my mind. Yes, please! Continue reading “Oh My Gnocchi!”

3 Things Thursday

Happy 3 Things Thursday! While out shopping this weekend, I tried out some new things that have instantly become a few favorites. Starbucks Chile Mocha Frappuccino “Cocoa, cinnamon and vanilla get a stimulating kick from ancho and cayenne chile spices, blended with coffee, milk and ice creating an appealing balance between heat and sweet.” I love spicy food. … Continue reading 3 Things Thursday

Soothing Sunday

Sundays have a bad stigma. People dread that day before Monday because they don’t want to go back to work the next morning. I mean, I’m not gonna lie…I wear black on Mondays to mourn the weekend. But I still like to make Sundays a day to relax and prepare myself for the upcoming week. It makes Monday much easier to deal with. Here are some things I do for myself for a relaxing last day of the weekend. Continue reading “Soothing Sunday”

3 Things Thursday

Holy crap, it’s already August! To me, August isn’t a very exciting month. No major holidays, it’s in the awkward stage between Summertime and getting ready for Fall. Some of my favorite clothing stores are already advertising their Fall fashions! I’m not ready for all that, especially in Texas. We’ll all be rockin’ shorts, tanks and sunscreen for at least another month. To liven up this in-between month, I’ve made a list of some things you’ll definitely need to try out! Let’s start with a drink, shall we? Continue reading “3 Things Thursday”